• Space Institute for Research on Innovative Uses of Satellites

  • The SIRIUS Chair is the first international chair dedicated to research into Law and Business Management for Activities in the Space Sector.


71st International Astronautical Congress – The CyberSpace Edition

Webiner Online | 12-14 October 2020 |


World Space Week 2020

This year the theme is “Satellites Improve Life” | 4-10 October 2020 | More than 8,000 events in 96 countries celebrated “The Moon: Gateway to the Stars” last year.


Space Applications for Sustainable Development Goal 13: Climate Action

United Nations/Austria Symposium | 1-3 September 2020 | Event online

Présentation missions

Our objectives

SIRIUS deals with the entire range of regulatory, institutional, economic and management issues raised by the generalization of the social uses of satellites, the opening up of space activities to the competition and the development of commercial applications of space technologies. This is a new approach to space activities, focusing on the latest trends and resolutely oriented toward addressing the needs of industry.

Recherche Research

Our work

Activity report 2013-2016 : download here

The research team is made up of renowned international experts. It produces studies for industries in the French and European space sector, for publication in the top international scientific journals.

Our partners

  • CNES
  • Thalès Alénia Space
  • Airbus Defense and Space
  • TBS
  • Université Toulouse 1 Capitole