UNIDIR Space Security Conference: Supporting Diplomacy: Clearing the Path for Dialogue

When: Tuesday, May 28, 2019

to Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Where: Geneva, Switzerland

The United Nation's Institute for Disarmament Research's (UNIDIR) Space Security Conference series has proved to be an invaluable forum for policy dialogue and an effective vehicle for informing international space and security policy perspectives. The 2019 conference, entitled "Supporting Diplomacy: Clearing the Path for Dialogue," was organized by UNIDIR in collaboration with the Secure World Foundation, Fondation pour la recherche stratégique (with funding from the European Union)and The Simons Foundation Canada, plus it was organized with the support of the governments of Brazil, the Holy See, the People's Republic of China, and the Russian Federation. 

For more information, please contact Washington Office Director Victoria Samson

Event Materials 

  • Please visit the conference website for more information on this year's event, including the full list of conference speakers and conference agenda.
  • Download the conference report here
  • For the first time, the Space Security Conference was also broadcast live on UNIDIR's Facebook page. Video of all the panels can be viewed here
  • Washington Office Director Victoria Samson's presentation can be downloaded here. Executive Director Peter Martinez's remarks can be found here. 



Last updated on August 12, 2019