The largest hackathon held at an international level, NASA Space Apps Challenge, will take place on 29 – 30 April 2017. The event is organised for the first time in Bucharest and Timisoara, while Cluj-Napoca will host its second edition. The Honorary President of the Romanian Space Agency (ROSA), Dumitru Dorin Prunariu, will participate as a special guest at the Bucharest pre-event.
On April 4 2017, Dr. Phys. Marius-Ioan Piso, President of the Romanian Space Agency (ROSA), was invited at the Space Agency Leaders Panel, organised during the 33rd Space Symposium — one of the most renowned global events in the space sector. The panel approached the most urgent global space issues, presented from the view point of 15 of the world’s most important space agencies leaders.
The Romanian Space Agency (ROSA) invites the aerospace community from Romania to participate at the 6th edition of the Council of European Aerospace Societies (CEAS) Conference, which will take place at the Palace of the Parliament, in Bucharest, Romania, between 16 – 20 October 2017. The deadline to submit abstracts is 31 March 2017.
On 10 February 2017, the Romanian Space Agency (ROSA) Honorary President, Mr. Dumitru-Dorin Prunariu, participated at the „Diplomatic Space Breakfast” event, held at the Permanent Mission of Austria to the United Nations, in Vienna, Austria.
On 14 February 2017, a press conference to announce the 2017 edition of Asteroid Day will take place from five different locations: Luxembourg, Berlin, Silicon Valley, Bucharest and London. The Romanian Space Agency (ROSA) is a partner of the Asteroid Day campaign. The live connection from Bucharest will be done from the Cisco Centre, where Marius-Ioan Piso, President of the Romanian Space Agency and Dumitru-Dorin Prunariu, the first and only Romanian cosmonaut, will participate.