Space Boot Camp manuscript – IAF Digital Library

Isaac Gathu; Mars Society Kenya President/Founder wrote the abstract titled “SPACE BOOT CAMP” which was accepted for a 10-𝐦𝐢𝐧 𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐥 𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐚𝐭 𝐆𝐥𝐨𝐛𝐚𝐥 𝐒𝐩𝐚𝐜𝐞 𝐄𝐱𝐩𝐥𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐟𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐞 (𝐆𝐋𝐄𝐗) 2021, 𝐒𝐭. 𝐏𝐞𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐛𝐮𝐫𝐠, 𝐑𝐮𝐬𝐬𝐢𝐚.

After successfully presenting at the Conference, the Entire Manuscript was accepted at the IAF (International Astronautical Federation), published and made is currently available on their Digital Library (website).
The Paper proposes the Future State of the Space economy in Kenya and a clear ROADMAP on how the country can set foot on MARS. You can access the Manuscript here:

Consultative Meeting (MSK, TUK, KSA)


On 14 July 2021, the Mars Society Kenya President/Founder (Mr. Isaac Gathu) held a consultative meeting with representatives from both the Technical University of Kenya (Mr. Constant Adero) and the Kenya Space Agency (Mr. Andrew Nyawade) where they finalized on the Agreement on collaboration and membership.

This paved way for willing members to join and also kickstarts our activities. A recording of the meeting is available here: