70th INTERNATIONAL ASTRONAUTICAL CONGRESS 2019 21–25 October 2019 Washington, D.C.

Program Overview

At IAC 2019, you can expect nearly 200 technical sessions, daily plenary sessions, panel discussions and special events that will inspire global innovations in space.

The congress theme, “Space: The Power of the Past, and the Promise of the Future” provides a foundation for a program that will bring together people all over the world who have been involved in some of the most pivotal space endeavors, as well as the international technical experts and scientists who are making the biggest breakthroughs of our day—including those who are on the brink of the next big leap for mankind.


More information on the program will be available after the 68th International Astronautical Congress in Adelaide, Australia from 25-29 September 2017 and the 69th International Astronautical Congress in Bremen, Germany from 1-5 October 2018.

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Space: The Power of the Past, the Promise of the Future