This event is co-organised with the International Institute of Space Law (IISL) and takes place each year at the opening of the annual session of the Legal Subcommittee of the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Use of Outer Space (UNCOPUOS) in Vienna, Austria.
This symposium brings together academic experts and leading practitioners in the field of space law, policy and regulation to discuss pressing issues and to propose solutions to the international community.
The 2016 Symposium will be taking place on 4th April 2016. The programme will be posted on the ECSL website in due course.
2015 Symposium - Space Traffic Management
13th April 2015
2014 Symposium - Regulatory Needs for Very Small Satellites
24th March 2014
2013 Symposium - The UNIDROIT Space Protocol
8th April 2013
2012 Symposium - Transfer of Ownership of Space Objects: Issues of Responsibility, Liability and Registration
9th March 2012
2011 Symposium - A Fresh Look on the Delimitation of Airspace and Outer Space
28th March 2011
2010 Symposium - National Space Legislation: Crafting Legal Engines for the Growth of Space Activities
22nd March 2010
2009 Symposium - 30th Anniversary of the Moon Agreement: Retrospect and Prospects
23rd March 2009
2008 Symposium - Legal Implications of Space Applications for Climate Change
31st March - 1st April 2008
2007 Symposium - Capacity Building in Space Law
26th - 27th March 2007
2006 Symposium - Legal Aspects of Disaster Management and the Contribution of the Law of Outer Space
3rd April 2006