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4th IAA Planetary Defense Conference

Protecting our planet from impacts by asteroids and comets


The past IAA Planetary Defense Conferences are available on this website

Armillary Sphere in ESRIN

ESA ESRIN, Frascati, Italy

The International Academy of Astronautics will hold its 4th conference  from 13-17 April, 2015 in Frascati, Italy. 

  • Planetary Defense
  • Recent Progress & Plans 
  • NEO Discovery
  • NEO Characterization
  • Mitigation Techniques & Missions
  • Impact Effects that Inform Warning, Mitigation & Costs
  • Consequence Management & Education

The conference will include an exercise where participants will simulate the decision-making process for developing deflection and civil defense responses to a hypothetical asteroid threat.


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Early-Bird Registration
1 Nov 2014 to 15 Jan 2015
Abstract Submission Date
1 May 2014 to 1 Nov 2014
Paper Submission Date
30 Nov 2014 to 15 Mar 2015
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