‘Ground Station Components’ Workshop for government bodies

NSSA organized a 1-day workshop for government bodies which was conducted by experienced staff from Airbus Defense and Space, for an overview of ground station models, components, infrastructure requirements, major divisions, human resource requirements, operations and examples of earth observation ground stations in the region.
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Meeting leading companies for establishing NSSA ‘Ground Station’

The National Space Science Agency organized a series of meetings in Bahrain with leading companies pioneering the ground segment business, in preparation for initiating its project “Establishment of a ground station for receiving earth observation space data and training on its operation management”.
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Meeting the UKSA and leading companies in the space field

H.E. Eng. Kamal bin Ahmed Mohammed, Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the National Space Science Agency headed the delegation of the Kingdom of Bahrain participating in the official visit to the United Kingdom, which was coordinated in cooperation with the UK Space Agency, following the Memorandum of Understanding signed by both parties on 11th of September 2019, to cooperate on civil space activities for their mutual benefit and considering the common interest in the use of space technology for peaceful purposes.
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Collaboration with ROPME and UOB on Oil Spill Detection Project

The National Space Science Agency in collaboration with the Regional Organization for the Protection of The Marine Environment (ROPME), based in Kuwait, Marine Emergency Mutual Aid Center (MEMAC), based in the Kingdom, Supreme Council for Environment (SCE), Supreme Council for Woman (SCW) and University of Bahrain (UOB) are working on a joint project titled “Automation Monitoring System for Oil Spill Detection in the Arabian Gulf.”
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Specialized Artificial Intelligence Workshop for NSSA Employees

In an attempt to keep pace with the fourth industrial revolution of the Kingdom, and in light of the government's approach to the necessity of employing artificial intelligence techniques and making optimal use of AI to develop business, the National Space Science Agency organize a 2-day workshop for its employees led by Engineer Mohamed Boualay titled “Artificial Intelligence Techniques and Python Software” in an attempt to potentially link artificial intelligence to their work and to apply it in the areas of space science and applications.
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Austria World Space Forum 2019

In November 2019, The National Space Science Agency, represented by Dr Mohamed Al Othman, attended the World Space Forum 2019, in Vienna – Austria, titled 'Access to Space for All'. The forum was organized by the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) and co-sponsored by the European Space Agency (ESA).
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Participation in the meetings of the Arab Space Cooperation Group

Dr. Mohamed Al Aseeri, headed the Bahrain delegation participating in the meetings of the Arab Space Cooperation Group held on the side-lines of the Dubai International Aviation Exhibition, where the activities and meetings of the Arab Space Cooperation Group will continue over a period of five days, starting on Sunday 17 November 2019.
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Cooperation with the American Kallman Worldwide Inc. to provide scholarships for gifted students

The agreement will allow 4 high school students the opportunity to participate and represent the Kingdom of Bahrain in the space camp that is part of the “Astronaut Al Worden Endeavor” program, held in the United States of America in August 2021 and for a week. NSSA, in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, will nominate students, and the results of the selection will be announced at the Bahrain International Air Show 2020.
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