Dr. Niall Smith, and Seán Kelly MEP, on Ireland’s Future in New Space
Published on: Thursday, 13 December 2018
Dr Niall Smith, Head of Research at Cork Institute of Technology and Head of CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory, recently presented updates on Ireland’s involvement in the rapidly evolving global space industry at a European Parliament briefing.
In that briefing, Dr Smith explains why now is the time for Ireland to work closely with our European friends to use space to solve some of the biggest societal challenges of our time. Following the briefing, Dr Smith and Seán Kelly MEP, engaged in an enlightening discussion about the prospects for Ireland’s future in the global space industry.