The APSCC – ISU Youth Development Workshop is a platform for the brightest up-and-coming engineering students in the Asia-Pacific region to connect with leading satellite and space industry experts and to learn more about the opportunities in the satellite and space sector.

The 4th Youth Development Workshop will be held on November 21 at Intercontinental Bangkok Hotel. This one day workshop consists of educational sessions including Satellite Communications Fundamentals, Satellite Communications Regulation, and Satellite Telecommunications Market Overview and a hands-on activity.



Don’t miss the opportunity not only learning about the satellite and space industry but also meeting the industry veterans for your future careers!

Who is the workshop for?
  • Undergraduate students and above who are interested in the career in the satellite and space industry
  • Applicants with motivation to forge a career in space and satellite sector
  • Applicants with academic knowledge and/or qualification
  • The workshop will be conducted in English
  • Although we accept all applications from undergraduates, undergraduates in the final two years of their engineering studies will have priority in case there is more demand than seats.
What is the Workshop fee?
  • The workshop including all tuition and meals are provided at no cost.
How can I apply?

To participate in the Workshop, complete the workshop application form here by October 31. All applications must be received after completion of all the required information.

APSCC will send an e-mail confirmation by November 8 to the applicants if accepted. A printed copy of the official CONFIRMATION LETTER along with your identification card should be shown at the registration desk on November 21 to collect your badge.


If you have questions about the workshop, please contact:

Ms. Chloe Song at +82 31 783 6244

2019 Workshop Chair

Michael Davis
Co-Director, SHSSP, ISU

Michael Davis practied law in Australia for 41 years. He holds the degrees of Bachelor of Laws from the University of Adelaide and Master of Space Studies from the International Space University (ISU) in Strasbourg, France. Michael is currently Chair of Space Industry Association of Australia and a key organiser of the International Astronautical Congress, to be held in Adelaide in 2017. Michael is also Co-Director of the Southern Hemisphere Summer Space Program (SHSSP), a partnership between the International Space University and the University of South Australia.


Ali R. Ebadi

Ali R. Ebadi is Advisor to Board of Directors of MEASAT. He has more than 30 years experience in field of Satellite Communications and Spectrum Management besides being actively involved in ITU’s activities. He served 8 years as member of Radio Regulations Board, ITU. He was Vice-Chairman of RRB in 2008 and Chairman in 2009.

He is member of Institution Engineer of Australia (IE Aust) as Chartered Professional Engineer, member of The Institution of Engineering and Technology (EIT) UK as Chartered Engineer and member of Malaysian Institute of Engineer (IEM).

Tare Brisibe
Senior Legal & Regulatory Counsel, APAC, SES

Tare Brisibe, is Senior Legal & Regulatory Counsel, APAC, with SES. Tare has nearly two decades of experience in the satellite industry, having previously served as Regulatory Information Officer for Inmarsat (UK) and Director of Regulatory Affairs for SITAOnAir (Geneva). He also served as: Chair of the Legal Subcommittee, UN Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space; Deputy Director (Legal), National Space Research and Development Agency of Nigeria; and Vice Rapporteur, ITU Study Group 1. He holds multiple degrees, including a Ph.D in International law from Leiden University.

Jose Del Rosario

Mr. Del Rosario covers the Asia Pacific region and is a senior member of the consulting team where he focuses his research on quantitative modeling, data verification, and market forecasting for the commercial and government satellite communications sectors. Prior to joining NSR, Mr. Del Rosario worked with Frost & Sullivan, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the European Commission, the Malaysian Embassy and the Law Offices of Irwin & Lesse. Mr. Del Rosario holds a Master of Arts degree in Applied Economics from the American University, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science/International Relations from the University of Santa Clara.

Site Tour to CAT Nonthaburi Telecommunication Center

  • Date: November 22, 2019
  • Time: 07:00 – 14:00
  • Venue: CAT Nonthaburi Telecommunication Center
  • 299 Tiwanon Rd. Muang; Bangkok, Thailand 11000