The 2nd International Stardust Conference

7-11 November 2022

ESA European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC) Noordwijk, The Netherlands


The conference is a mix of invited and keynote talks, and technical oral and poster presentations (call for papers is currently open). 

There are two symposium that will run in parallel through the week:

The Exploration of Asteroids symposium aims to bring together world experts on asteroids to review the current state-of-the-art in the field and to discuss its future development. It will primarily focus on near-Earth asteroids (NEAs), and strategies to optimize the synergies between science, human exploration, planetary defence and mission planning for NEAs. 

Space Environment Management & Sustainability Symposium

The symposium on space environment management and sustainability brings together a diverse set of experts on the short and long term management of the space environment, space situational awareness and tracking, and mitigation actions.