The 58th Session of International Astronautical Congress(IAC) will be hosted by Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and Astronautical Society of India (ASI) in Hyderabad during September 24-28, 2007 in the Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC) and the International Space Exhibition in the HITEX Complex adjacent to the Convention Centre.
The 39th IAC at Bangalore in 1988 was the first IAC hosted by India.
– The theme of the Congress is “Touching Humanity: Space for Improving quality of life”
– About 2000 space professionals, journalists and students engaged in space activities all over the world will participate in this week-long Congress.
– About 1250 Technical papers will be presented in approximately 140 technical sessions (lecture/ interactive) on a wide variety of space program activities.
These sessions are categorized into the following 5 major themes:
Interaction with Society.