27 Nov ¨C 1 Dec, 2017 - Beijing, China
The Preliminary Design Review (PDR) Meeting of SSS-1 Microsatellite and the Preliminary Requirement Review (PRR) / PDR Meeting of SSS-2A CubeSat of the APSCO Student Small Satellite (SSS) Project were held during 27 Nov. ¨C 1 Dec., 2017.at Beijing, China. The delegation from eight Member States namely Bangladesh, China, Iran, Mongolia, Pakistan, Peru, Thailand and Turkey actively participated in the Meeting.
The meeting was chaired by Dr. Mohammad Ebrahimi Seyedabadi, Direct-General of the ET&DM Department of APSCO. More than 30 delegates from APSCO Member States (MS) including the Program Management Board (PMB) members, the Program Management Team (PMT) members, the project leading universities, the Secretariat of APSCO and invited experts, participated in this review activity. The 16 SSS-1 PDR documents, 10 SSS-2A PRR documents and 16 SSS-2A PDR documents were reviewed before the meeting by the PMB Members, the PMT Members, the invited consultant and MS¡¯s experts circulated by APSCO Secretariat independently. By reviewing the required documents, in total, 419 Review Item Discrepancies (RIDs), raised by the members of the Review Board were sorted and all major RIDs and their clarifications by the SSS-1 team and SSS-2A team were presented in detail during the meeting.
The Meeting was successfully concluded with 15 action items and partial document update requirement. The experts expressed their gratitude to the organizers for their hospitality and efficiency during the Meeting.