International Conference on Space 2021

ICS 2021

Why Participate?

International Conference on Space (ICS) brings together space sector professionals, scientists, decision makers, academicians, researchers, educators as well as students on a single platform to showcase achievements, share ideas and latest developments, and voice opinions on areas of space science, technology and applications. ICS is a complete package to engage participants in a highly interactive and cross disciplinary environment.

Who Should Participate?

Space Professionals, Scientists, Engineers, Technologists, Astronomers, Researchers, Public and Private Sector Stake Holders, Public and Private sector Industry Professionals, Lawyers, Policy and Decision Makers, Entrepreneurs, Academicians, Educators, STEM Professionals, Science Communicators, Career Counsellors, Students as well as Space Hobbyists

Conference Theme

The theme for ICS 2021 is ‘Role of Space Technology and Applications in Socio Economic Development’.It aims at featuring ideas, achievements and way forwards on utilizing space technology and its different applications for the welfare of human living, sustainable development and uplift of economy.

Conference Tracks

+ Space Science
  • Astronomy, Astrophysics and Planetary Sciences
  • Astrobiology, Space Physiology and Space Psychology
  • Applied Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
  • Environmental and Earth Sciences
+ Space Technology
  • Human Space flight
  • Space Transportation
  • Space Utilization
  • Novel Space Technology
+ Space Applications
  • Earth Observation
  • Information and Communication
  • Positioning and Navigation
  • Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System
  • Microgravity, Hyper Gravity and Zero Gravity
  • Space Tourism
+ Space Education, Awareness and Outreach
  • Space Curriculum Design and Development
  • Space STEM Design and Development
  • Space Awareness and Outreach
  • Space Entrepreneurship
  • Space Careers
+ Space Law, Policy and Regulations
  • Treaties and Principles
  • Legal Issues, and Framework for Space Applications and Services
  • Preservation of Space and Earth
  • Commercialization, Privatization
  • Multilateral, Bilateral Agreements and International affairs

Conference Highlights

A three-day event at Islamabad, the scenic capital city of Pakistan, featuring following

Plenary Sessions Technical Concurrent Sessions Special Sessions
Panel Discussion Sessions Workshop / Training ICS Roundtable Forum
Poster Session Technical Exhibition Interactive / Outdoor Space STEM and Outreach Sessions
Online Webinars Cultural Program Sight Seeing and City Tours

Dates to Remember

Call for Abstracts 24 Jun 2021
Abstract Submission Deadline 24 Jul 2021
Notification for Acceptance 31 Aug 2021
Full Paper / Poster Submission Deadline (paper / poster + plagiarism Report + CV) 15 Sep 2021
Final Notification of Accepted Papers 30 Sep 2021
Registration Fee submission Deadline (Local/ Intl)* 31 Oct 2021
Conference Dates 01-03 Dec 2021

Registration Fee

Local / National Professional PKR 5000
Student PKR 2000
International Professional USD 500
Student USD 200

The registration fee covers meals, access to conference sessions, workshop(s) and conference material. It does not include accommodation, travel and health/ life/ safety/ medical insurance.

* Those who wish to attend the conference may submit their fee before 31 Oct 2021. The participants who wish to present poster/ paper shall submit fee ONLY after receiving final acceptance for their paper/ poster but no later than 31 Oct 2021.

Abstract Submission

Latest, unpublished researches relevant to ICS-2021 are invited for presentation in the conference. Kindly submit the abstract of 250-300 words using one of the following methods

  • Download the Registration & Abstract Submission Form, fill it and send back to no later than 24 Jul 2021
  • Fill in the Online Registration Form and upload your abstract file in Microsoft Word (Doc / Docx) format no later than 24 Jul 2021

Financial Assistance

Limited slots are available for financial assistance which shall be provided to participants on merit and first-come first-serve basis.
Register Online Download Registration Form

Conference Secretariat

Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission
SUPARCO Headquarters
Near CDA Toll Plaza, Islamabad Highway, Rawat, Islamabad
Tel: +92 51 9075068, 9075069, 9075065
Fax: +92 51 9075053