The role of a keynote speaker is to set the “key note” for the conference. They are responsible for the establishing the basic tone and tenor of the gathering that resonates through the event. The role of guest speakers is to add overtones and themes that are complementary to those of the keynote speakers, together making the content and messages of the conference a harmonious whole.

The IAASS and the BIT will invite top decision makers and space experts internationally to provide their perspective on the conference theme to create awareness and motivation around merits and benefits of international cooperation on Lunar Search and Rescue.