Delegations of APSCO participated in the Fourth International Conference on Lunar and Deep Space Exploration (LDSE) in Zhuhai, China on 22-24 July, 2019. The Conference was successfully co-organized by China National Space Administration (CNSA) and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS).
Mr. Xu Yansong, Director General of Department of Program Operation and Data Service, Dr. Ferhat Fikri Ozeren, Deputy Director-General of Department of Strategic Planning and Program Management, Mr. Batbayar Vandansambuu, Senior Official of Department of Program Operation and Data Service attended the conference on behalf of APSCO Secretariat.
During the conference, there were many talks about different lunar related subjects; from space travel to Astronomical subjects, from meteors to mining minerals, from lunar-based scientific or industrial settlements to telescopes, from the moon to earth-related or deep space observations, from remote sensing to Mapping Systems, from the application of pure astronomical subjects to space engineering. Even there were few talks about medical sciences that will play a crucial role on achievement of deep space or the Moon or the Mars missions. In these respects, the topics were in many related subjects that APSCO member States have similar capabilities or knowledge.