Session

EU Space Programme: Performance and Service Delivery, Overview Session

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This session aims to present the latest update on the EGNSS and European Earth Observation programme, including the current performance and future service plans for Copernicus, EGNOS and Galileo.

EU Space Programme: Performance and service delivery - Overview Session Agenda

09:00 – 09:20

Welcome keynote speech, Pierre Delsaux, Deputy Director General DG Deputy Director General  DG GROW (in Auditorium)

09:30 – 12:20

European GNSS performance and programme update(room A)
European GNSS operations and service provisions, Carlo des Dorides, Executive Director, European GNSS Agency, GSA

Space Infrastructure of E-GNSS, State of Play, Paul Verhoef, Director of Navigation, ESA
EGNOS performance, programme status/update

10:45 – 11:15

Coffee break

 

Galileo performance, programme status/update

  • Programme Status: Paul Flament, Head of EGNSS Programme Management, Policy & Strategy, DG Grow, European Commission and Rodrigo da Costa, Galileo Services Programme Manager, GSA
  • Service provision, Guerric Pont, Service provision manager, GSA, with Loredana Bruca, GSOp Service Provision Manager, Spaceopal
  • Performance of the services, Alberto Madrazo, Galileo Services manager, GSA
  • Market strategy and achievements, Fiammetta Diani, Deputy Head of Market Development department, GSA
   

09:30 - 09:45

Introduction
Opening by Andreas Veispak, Head of Unit, Space Data for Societal Challenges and Growth at DG Grow, European Commission

09:45 - 10:00

State of the Art Technologies serving citizens

10:00 - 10:45

Copernicus season 2.0

  • State of Play on Copernicus core services, Elisabeth Hamdouch, Deputy Head of Unit, Copernicus at DG Grow, European Commission
  • Strengthening EU market for space data, Thibaud Delourme, Policy Officer, Space Data for Societal Challenges and Growth at DG Grow, European Commission
  • Evolution of the Programme, Andreas Veispak, Head of Unit, Space Data for Societal Challenges and Growth at DG Grow, European Commission

10:45 – 11:15

Coffee break

 11:15 – 12:05

Growing use of Copernicus

  • Copernicus in response to climate change short-term challenges, Jean Jouzel, Climatologist, glaciologist and Honorary President of Finance Climate Pact
  • Expected benefits from Copernicus to assess Climate Change impacts, Robert Vautard, National Centre for Scientific Research
  • Copernicus addressing local and regional public needs, Michele Emiliano, Nereus President
  • Copernicus for NGOs, Emily Penn, eXXplorer
  • Copernicus for better knowledge of our planet, Eñaut Izagirre, Incognita Patagonia expedition
12:05 Q&A session

12:30 – 13:30

Panel Discussions / Roundtable (in Auditorium)
Service Synergies EGNSS and Copernicus


Jean Marc Pieplu, EGNOS Services Programme Manager, GSA
Paul Flament, Head of EGNSS Programme Management, Policy & Strategy, DG Grow, European Commission
Elisabeth Hamdouch, Deputy Head of Unit, Copernicus at DG Grow, European Commission
Andreas Veispak, Head of Unit, Space Data for Societal Challenges and Growth at DG Grow, European Commission
Rodrigo da Costa, Galileo Services Programme Manager, GSA

13:30 Lunch