The Third Expert Group Meeting on the Development Plan of Space Activities of Asia-Pacific Space Cooperation Organization was held in Beijing, China, during 11-14 April, 2017. Experts from all Member States of APSCO participated in the meeting.
Dr. Li Xinjun, Secretary-General of APSCO, gave a welcome speech on behalf of the Secretariat. He welcomed all the participants and thanked everyone for their participation and contribution in the Meeting. He emphasized that the Expert Group Meeting on the Development Plan of Space Activities of APSCO is one of the most important meeting for smooth operation of the APSCO Secretariat, and mutual benefits of the Member States, as its outcome will draw the framework for implementation of all cooperative projects and activities of APSCO.
APSCO Secretariat reviewed and finalized with the cooperation of all delegates on Development Plan of Space Activities of APSCO (2011-2020) by the domains such as space science, space technology application, space technology development and space education and trainings.
All delegates agreed to put up the fully discussed plan to the Tenth Administrative Heads Meeting for their recommendations to the APSCO Council for approval. Finally, APSCO Secretariat thanked all delegates for the hard work in consolidating the development plan for the APSCO Member States.