Karina Barsegova is Executive Secretary of the Ethics Committee of the City Clinical Hospital No. 1 named after N. I. Pirogov, the only niece and heiress of Georgiy Barsegov who passed away on January 5, 2019.
Georgiy Barsegov was born on December 19, 1962, in Moscow. He began his career in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1985 after graduating from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations, where he studied at the Faculty of International Law. He has gone from a referent to the head of the department: he worked in the secretariat of the Interdepartmental Commission on International Legal Issues in Space Exploration, the Department / Directorate for the Peaceful Use of Nuclear Energy and Outer Space, the Directorate / Department for International Scientific and Technical Cooperation, the Department for Security and Disarmament, the Department for new challenges and threats, the Department of Non-Proliferation and Arms Control. His whole life is intimately connected with outer space and space law.
For 30 years, he dealt with issues of the formation and implementation of state policy in the field of space activities in Russia, the development of international cooperation in the development of near-Earth space, as well as the development of approaches to solving promising tasks in the regulatory and legal regulation of space activities. With his direct and most active participation, formats were developed for various categories of international treaties of the Russian Federation in the space field.
Georgiy Barsegov devoted all his strength and knowledge to promote the peaceful exploration and use of outer space, which earned the respect not only of colleagues in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and other Russian departments and organizations but also of foreign partners and even the most ardent opponents.
Georgiy Barsegov belonged to a small cohort of Russian experts who are profoundly familiar with the international legal aspects of space activities. A unique specialist with extensive experience in multilateral space diplomacy. He was awarded the medal of the Order "For Merit to the Fatherland" II degree (1996) and the badge "For International Cooperation in the Field of Cosmonautics" (2004). He was distinguished by the highest professionalism, unlimited devotion to the assigned work, exceptional responsibility, and an informal approach in upholding the interests of the motherland.
On the rise of his life, a real professional, an experienced diplomat-negotiator and at the same time mentor, willingly sharing his skills and knowledge, a kind, a sympathetic, and a sensitive man of a wide soul, who enjoyed sincere love in the team, among friends and just acquaintances, untimely left us.
Dr. Nadezhda R. Kamynina is Rector of the Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education "Moscow State University of Geodesy and Cartography", Doctor of technical sciences and Associate Professor.
Dr. Alexander P. Karpik is Rector of the Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education "Siberian State University of Geosystems and Technologies", Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor.
Nikolay N. Everstov is President of International Consortium Trans Afro Telecom, Chairman of the Russian-Sudanese Business Council of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Russian-Sudanese Business Council, Head of the representative office of the Financial and Banking Association of Eurasian Cooperation in the Republic of Sudan.
IASL CEO, Founding President and Chairman of the Board of Directors
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Dr. Artem V. Bondarenko was born on March 8, 1975, in Ufa, USSR. He is a 1997 graduate of the Russian Federation Military University and received his commission as a liaison officer of the 76th Guards Air Assault Division at Camp Monteith in the Kosovo Force (KFOR), a NATO-Russia-led international peacekeeping force in Kosovo.
Upon completion of his mission, he was awarded the NATO Medal for his excellence of the liaisoning in joint peacekeeping operations and building camaraderie across the Multinational Brigade East AOR.
He continued his military service in Russia and abroad while strengthening capacity in military science and education, and promoting international military cooperation.
Colonel Artem V. Bondarenko, a multilingual officer, was the chief ideologist, principal designer, and first commander of the Russian MOD Linguistic Center, an analog of the United States Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center (DLIFLC) at the Presidio of Monterey, California. He retired from the Public Service in 2017 after spending 23 years on active duty in the Armed Forces, the Federal Defense Contract Management Agency, Assistant Director for International Cooperation, and the Federal Penitentiary Service, Chief Scientist.
Dr. Artem V. Bondarenko, a war veteran, has become an integral part of indispensable formation protecting human rights and democracy, the rule of law, and the sustainable development of humankind internationally.
The author of the 2E paradigm, he truly believes the Existential Entanglement of peoples and nations around the world is a must-think-about prerequisite of any act of diplomacy. Throughout his life, he has continually set the standards of excellence, especially in federal service and promotion of science and technology.
Dr. Bondarenko followed in his grandfather and grandmother’s footsteps, heroes of WWII, into the world of honor and dignity. A decorated colonel of the Armed Forces and Homeland Security Service, he transitioned from active duty to the academia and private sector and moved on to tackling homeland security issues, international space policy and law, management and business administration, R&D, and technologies via his commitment to delivering prosperity through an improved regulatory environment, and better deals between public and private sectors across the world.
His intellectual interests center on sustainable economic and human development and are based on the 2E paradigm he once authored when postulating the interdependability and common fate of humankind.
Dr. Artem V. Bondarenko actively participates in UN COPUOS, IADC, ISO, and other international space fora. He co-moderated the First United Nations International Conference on Space Policy and Law in Moscow, September 2018, after which he came up with a proposal to establish a global center of excellence (R&D and education) in space law as an international non-profit, non-governmental organization providing unbiased expertise while promoting international cooperation in the peaceful uses of outer space by strengthening overall capacity in space policy and law.
Dr. Jayakumar Venkatesan is the Chief Technology Officer for Synergy Moon (One of the finalists in $30M Google Lunar XPRIZE ), He is an Astropreneur & Chief Executive Officer for Valles Marineris International Private Limited, India, and his special interest in Human Space Flight Programs and Orbital Research Stations. He is also the technology head for space exploration missions like Lunar Exploration Rover, expandable space station modules for Moon and Mars Mission Architect modules. He is the Chief of Jayvish Tech for $10M ANA Avatar XPRIZE. Ana Avatar Xprize is a four-year global competition focused on the development of an Avatar System that will transport a human's sense, actions, and presence to a remote location in real-time, leading to a more connected world.
Dr. Jayakumar Venkatesan is also expertise in the Spacecraft Engineering and Additive Manufacturing Technologies suitable on the Moon and Mars, Nano-Satellite Researcher & Chief Technology Officer for KSF Space Foundation, United Kingdom. He is the National Point of Contact (India) of The Space Generation Advisory Council in support of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications, Austria. He is also CEO of Jayvish Technologies Private Limited, The Technology Company who is working on AI and the Internet of things. He is also working as External Aerospace Education Consultant for Moscow Aviation Institute (National Research University) and other Universities, He is one among the Visionaries to the Technology Contests Up Great organized by the Russian Venture Company, «Skolkovo» Foundation And Agency of Strategic Initiatives, Russia and Expert Council Member for International Committee Digital Economy Brics (ICDE BRICS), Moscow. He is the Advisor to Global Centre for Compliance, Hazards and Disaster Management, Cameroon, and Moriba Space Club, Sierra Leone.