Program

Thursday, February 20, 2020
08:00
REGISTRATION/WELCOME COFFEE
08:45
Opening remarks
Eric Trappier, President, GIFAS
09:00
Opening speech
Frédérique Vidal, Minister for Higher Education, Research and Innovation
09:20
The French space program
Jean-Yves Le Gall, President, CNES
09:40
Defense and security issues
Moderator:
Steve Bochinger, COO, Euroconsult
General Michel Friedling, Commander, CIE, French Joint Space Command
Hervé Grandjean, Advisor for industrial Affairs, French Ministry of Armed Forces (invited)
Lionel Suchet, COO, CNES
Jean-Hugues Simon-Michel, Director of International, Strategic and Technologic Affairs, Secretariat-General for National Defence and Security, SGDSN
Jean-Christophe Videau, Head of Defense Systems Architecture Department, Directorate General of Armaments, DGA
10:40
COFFEE BREAK
11:00
Assessment of the ESA Ministerial Council and prospects for the European space industry
Johann Dietrich Wörner, Director General, ESA
11:20
State of play of European competitiveness and development of new capacities
Moderator:
Anne Bondiou-Clergerie, Director of R&D, Space and Environment, GIFAS
Jean-Marc Nasr, Executive Vice President Space Systems, Airbus Defence & Space
Jean-Loïc Galle, President and CEO, Thales Alenia Space
André-Hubert Roussel, CEO, ArianeGroup
Jean-Marie Betermier, CEO, Safran Aerosystems
Ane Aanesland, Founder & CEO, Thrust Me
12:20
OFFICIAL LUNCHEON

Speech by

Franck Poirrier, CEO, Sodern
13:50
Euroconsult market presentation: Spatial ecosystem in motion
Steve Bochinger, COO, Euroconsult
14:00
Presentations and debate
Pascale Ehrenfreund, Chair of the Executive Board, DLR (invited)
Bruno Sainjon, President, Onera
14:30
Space exploration in Europe, what is at stake?
Moderator:
Jean-Jacques Tortora, Director, European Space Policy Institute
Didier Schmitt, Coordinator for human and robotic exploration , ESA
Marc Serres, CEO, Luxembourg Space Agency
Bertrand Baratte, Space Business Unit Director, Air Liquide
Yoshiaki Kinoshita, Director, JAXA Paris Office
16:00
Closing speech
Jean-Marc Nasr, President of the Space Committee, GIFAS
16:15
COFFEE & NETWORKING