Ms Kim Ellis is the founder and Global Director of the private Australian Company, International Earth & Space Technology Pty Ltd. Kim was appointed as an Adjunct Faculty member for the International Space University in France and the Global Space Institute in the United States. Characterised by media as a ‘Space Lawyer, Science and Technology Expert’ , Kim is a long term volunteer scientist with the Australian Government, CSIRO Scientist in Schools program delivering STEM program activities in schools and STEM education for the general public. Assisting underprivileged local high school kids to raise funding for extra-curricular scientific education she speaks regularly for charitable organisations. This year, selected as the Keynote speaker for Rotary International Women’s, Day Port Stephens for 2016, Kim spoke about the growing problem of space debris and issues related to maintaining peace and security. To date, Kim has raised six figures in funding for STEM and International Co-operation projects in France, Canada, Australia and the United States.
Ms Ellis delivers keynote presentations on space, science, technology and law for a variety of audiences around the world. With a unique personality, Kim speaks passionately in the global community about the benefits and risks that expansion of the commercial space industry can bring to our world.
Selected as the keynote speaker for International Womens Day in 2016 for Rotary and recently delivered a presentation for the NSW Department of Industry Geological Society and Geological Survey of NSW titled " The Space Age - Minerals, Wealth and Robots". Outrageously Australian, funny and able to laugh at herself, Kim is just as comfortable removing her academic hat and delivering technology, science, space and law to everyone in plain English with a twist of naughty, daring you to stand up and be your own Hero.
An experienced mining and metals manufacturing research scientist and published legal academic, Ms Ellis delivers consultancy services for scientific and technical research organisations in the public and private sectors.
Workshops are tailored to meet clients learning outcome goals and delivered in English for culturally diverse multinational teams and groups.
Space Law and Policy Curriculum International Space University 2014 - design and delivery of Space Policy, Economics and Law curriculum for postgraduate Space Industry Professionals, 21x 3hours academic workshops, HEC Montreal, Canada.
Earth Space Tech continues to deliver a range of unique international projects in France, the United States, Canada and Australia. Whether delivering a keynote presentation, consultancy services or training and workshop services, we aim to achieve excellent outcomes for our clients. Our professional industry network spans the globe and delivers these projects as outlined below;
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