Workshop on Bhutan’s First Satellite Project, Bhutan-1

The Bhutan-1 Workshop organized by the Department of Information Technology & Telecom, Ministry of Information and Communications, in collaboration with the Kyushu Institute of Technology (Kyutech) and College of Science and Technology (CST) was held on 20th March, 2018 at CST, Phuentsholing. The event was graced by Hon’ble Prime Minister, Dasho Tshering Tobgay along with Hon’ble Secretary, Dasho Karma W. Penjor, Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) and the Ambassador of Bhutan to Thailand, Tshewang C. Dorji.

The workshop was organized to share information on the development process of Bhutan’s first cubesat, Bhutan-1, its missions and applications, experiences and lessons learnt, and to educate and create awareness about Space Science and Technology among various members of the society including policy makers, government officials, private sectors, media and students.