Rights and obligations in the event of damage occurring in outer space Conference

Registration: a.labuhn@kadra.wsaib.pl

Ladies and Gentlemen,

on behalf of prof. Edmund Wittbrodt – Chairman of the Space Sciences Commission of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Gdańsk branch, and Marek Grzybowski, President of the Baltic Sea and Space Cluster and on behalf of the Faculty of Law and Administration of the Kwiatkowski University in Gdynia, I invite you to participate in the conference entitled “Rights and obligations in the event of damage occurring in outer space – issues related to the codification of space law” which will take place on November 23, 2023 at the Aula im. prof. J. Młynarczyk at the University of Administration and Business in Gdynia (ul. Kielecka 7) October 23th, from 9.30 a.m. to 3.30 p.m.

Registration: a.labuhn@kadra.wsaib.pl

„Rights and obligations in case of damage occurring in Outer Space –

issues related to codification of space law”.

University of Business and Administration in Gdynia

23 November 2023


Registration: 9:30 – 10:00

OPENING SESSION – 10:00-10:20

  1. Welcome by Prof. Edmund Wittbrodt – President of the Space Sciences Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences of Gdańsk Branch
  2. Welcome by Dr. Michał Wierciński – Vice-President of Polish Space Agency

 SESSION I Scientific Panel (chair – Dr. Magdalena Konopacka) 10:30 – 12:15

  1. Prof. Javier Vercher Moll (University of Valencia) – Assurance of non-financial reporting
  2. Prof. Alla Pozdnakova (University of Oslo),  Norwegian space legislation for sustainable future: work in progress
  3. Aslihan Tekin, LL.M. (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Human Rights Advocate)  Navigating ESG and ED&I: Aligning Space Policies for a Sustainable Future
  4. Prof. Krzysztof Drzewicki (University of Gdansk) – Liability for Damages Caused ‘Kosmos-954’. Lessons
  5. Burak Ozgen, LL.M. (General Counsel GESAC Brussels) Generative AI, Machine Learning and Challenges for IP Rights in EU Policy
  6. dr Rosa Manzo (University of Oslo), The role of equity and justice in the contest of space law
  7. Dr hab. Marcin Dornowski, prof. AWFiS Gdańsk, Per Aspera ad Astra

PANEL DISCUSION 12:15 – 12:30

COFFEE BREAK: 12:30 – 12.45

 SESSION II Expert Panel (chair Prof. Marek Grzybowski) 12:45 – 14:00

  1. dr Bartosz Malinowski
  2. Zdzisław Brodecki
  3. dr Paweł Chyc
  4. Senator Sławomir Rybicki
  5. Bałtycki Klaster Morski i Kosmiczny (BSSC)

LUNCH BREAK: 14:00 – 14:45

SUMMARY: 14:45 – 15:30