On recommendation of the Board of Directors, an outgoing President who has served in that capacity over several terms and has made outstanding contributions to international cooperation in the exploration and use of outer space for peaceful purposes, or to the development of space law, and has contributed substantially to the development and the activities of the Institute may be elected in exceptional cases for life as President Emeritus by the General Assembly. Presidents Emeriti are not Members of the Board but may attend the meetings of the Board of Directors as observers and provide consultation on matters relating to the management of the Institute.
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Mrs Tanja Masson-Zwaan (Netherlands) President Emeritus Tanja Masson-Zwaan is Assistant Professor and Deputy Director of the International Institute of Air and Space Law at Leiden University. Tanja has specialised in the field of air and space law since 25 years. She currently teaches air and space law in the advanced Masters programme (LLM) in air …