In a context of growing geopolitical tension, space is becoming increasingly contested. Following the publication of the EU Space Strategy for Security and Defence, this session will discuss key challenges and opportunities to its implementation, highlighting the vital role of space in strengthening the resilience of the Union and its Member States and safeguarding our collective security and defence.
Moderation: Guillaume de la Brosse, Head of Unit Innovation & New Space - Space defence, DG DEFIS - European Commission
Keynote Speech: Laetitia Cesari, University of Luxembourg
General Isaac Crespo Zaragoza, Chief of the Spanish Spatial Command
Faucoup Pierre, Chief Space and Defense Business Officer, The Exploration Company
Markus Moeller, Chief Strategy and Business Development Officer, Member of the Executive Board of OHB SE
Rafal Modrzewski, CEO of ICEYE
Concluding remarks: Philippe Bertrand, EU Space Programme Security Accreditation Board Chair