|Conference moderator: Roderik van Grieken, Director of the Netherlands Debate Institute|
|09:00||Panel 2: New Perspectives in Space
Europe has shown it can play a leading role in space access, Earth observation and satellite navigation. How can we build on these achievements, past and present, to prepare for the future?
on behalf of ESOA, EMEA Satellite Operators Association
|Jean-Yves Le Gall
President of CNES (Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales), the French Space Agency
President of ASI (Agenzia Spaziale Italiana), the Italian Space Agency
Director for Space Policy, Copernicus and Defence, European Commission
Director of Galileo and Navigation-related activities, European Space Agency (ESA)
|11:15||Panel 3: Space, Energy Union and Climate
The greatest challenge of our age. Space will be an essential part of any solution. How can we marshal the unique capabilities Space offers?
Director-General of the European Organisation for the exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT)
Chair of the Executive Board, DLR (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt), the German Aerospace Center
Director of Earth Observation Programmes, European Space Agency
Chair EARSC, founder NEVASCO
|14:00||Panel 4: Space and the Digital Economy
Space uses, generates and transports massive amounts of data. It is therefore uniquely placed to play a large role in the digital economy. How can we harvest this potential?
Member of the European Parliament, Chair of the Sky and Space Group
Director-General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology, European Commission
President, Network of European Regions Using Space (NEREUS)
Director of Telecommunications and Integrated Applications, European Space Agency
Chairman and CEO, ATOS [tbc]
|16:15||Panel 5: Space and Security
Security of Space. Security in Space. Security from Space.
|Alain Le Roy
Secretary General of the European External Action Service (EEAS)
Member of the European Parliament
Chief Executive of the European Defence Agency (EDA)
Chairman of the Galileo Security Accreditation Board (SAB)
Deputy Director-General for Business and Innovation, Ministry of Economic Affairs, The Netherlands
Deputy Director-General, Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, European Commission