In November 2019, Professor Mini Saaj, delivered a distinguished talk at the IEEE Young Professionals In Space Conference, Dubai.

Young Professionals in Space (YPinSpace) is an initiative to bring scientists, practitioners, engineers and leaders of the space industry and agencies together in a single platform to discuss recent research breakthroughs, technical advances, existing opportunities and emerging space technologies. The platform aims to provide younger generations with a holistic view of science, engineering and space technology fields and provide access to global professionals and experts.

Professor Saaj is Global Chair in Robotic Engineering at the University of Lincoln, UK.