• Nov 19, 2018


8:00-9:00    Registration

Opening Ceremony

Welcome speech by Chairman of MNSAT Conference Dr.Mohamed Essaidi (15mn)

Welcome speech by President of University Mohamed V (15mn)

Welcome Speech by Conference Co-chair of MNSAT and KSF Space Director (15mn)

Welcome message by keynote speakers (Surrey Space Director, IEEE Aerospace VP, Gauss Italy & New Space Systems South Africa) (5 mn each) 


10:00-10:30    Coffee & Networking Break
10:30-11:30      1st Invited Keynote Speaker,  Prof. Guglielmo Aglietti, Director of Surrey Space Centre, United Kingdom.
11:30-12:30 2nd Invited Keynote Speaker, Prof. Filippo Graziani, CEO of GAUSS Space, Italy  “GAUSS MICRO AND NANO SATELLITES: EXPERIENCES AND PROPOSALS” 
12:30-13:00 Panel Discussion
13:00-13:30 Keynote Speaker, Dr. Kayyali Mohamed, Chairman KSF Space , United Kingdom. “Future of space applications” 
13:30-15:00 Launch 
15:00-16:00 Speaker: Mr. James Barrington-Brown, CEO New Space Systems, South Africa “Routes to developing a sustainable national space infrastructure” 
16:00-17:00 Panel Discussion

Nov 20, 2018

8:00-9:00 Registration








3rd invited Keynote Speaker (Via Skype) , Dr. Wolfgang Koch,  IEEE Aeropsace AESS, V.P., Germany, “Space Applications for International Development”



Workshop on Satellite systems design 

Session 1: Chair “Prof. Abdel Toumi”, KSF Space 

1-“Mission MASAT1”  , Dr. Tajjeeddine Rachidi, Professor of Computer Science and Computer Engineering , Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane  

2- “Study and Comparison of Simulated, Hands-on and Real Online Remote Laboratory: Impact on the Perception of Students in Technical Training”, Abdessamad Malaoui, Mly Ismail University.

3-“Performance Evaluation of MAC Protocols for Internet Access in Isolated
Areas through a single Cubesat-Nanosatellite” Adnane ADDAIM, Associate Professor, at ENSA (Ecole Nationale des Sciences Appliquées), Kenitra, Morocco

13:00-14:30 Lunch Break










Workshop on Satellite Payload developments and Embedded System

Session 2:Chair “Dr.Hassan Berbia”, Prof. ENSIAS Rabat

1- Pr. Mourad Bouziani “GNSS: Recent developments, training needs and applications trends”, School of Geomatic Sciences, IAV Hassan II, Rabat ,Coordinator of the Master on GNSS, IAV  & CRASTE-LF (United Nations). ,1st Vice-president of ONIGT.

2- Imène TALEB, “Stars Detection and Localization Improvement Based on Image Processing”, Algerian Space Agency, Algeria 

3- Ahmed Hanafi, “Fail-Safe Remote Update Method for an FPGA-based On-Board Computer System”, Faculty of Sciences Dhar El Mehraz Fez, Morocco

17:00-17:30 Closing Ceremony



  •  Cultural Tour ( Tourism program will be available Soon )


For general information, contact : mnsat@ksf.space