Invited Speakers

All speakers will be unveiled in the coming weeks.

Alexander de Croo

Prime Minister, Kingdom of Belgium

Robert Habeck

Vice-Chancellor, Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Climate Action, Federal Government of Germany

Antonio Tajani

Vice-President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Republic of Italy

Hadja Lahbib

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Kingdom of Belgium

Ludivine Dedonder

Minister of Defence, Kingdom of Belgium

Mariya Gabriel

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Bulgaria

Milena Stoycheva

Minister of Innovation and Growth, Republic of Bulgaria

Dr Anna Christmann

Federal Government Coordinator of German Aerospace, Federal Government of Germany

Bruno Le Maire

Minister of the Economy, Finance and Recovery, French Republic

Adolfo Urso

Minister of Enterprises and Made in Italy, Republic of Italy

Elvira Fortunato

Minister for Science, Technology and Higher Education, Portuguese Republic

Diana Morant

Minister for Science and Innovation, Kingdom of Spain

Jean-Noel Barrot

Minister Delegate for the Digital Transition and Telecommunications, French Republic

Josep Borrell Fontelles

High-Representative/Vice-President, European Commission

Maroš Šefčovič

Executive Vice-President and Commissioner, European Green Deal, Interinstitutional Relations and Foresight, European Commission

Margaritis Schinas

Vice-President for Promoting our European Way of Life, European Commission

Thierry Breton

Commissioner for Internal Market, European Commission

Iliana Ivanova

Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth, European Commission

Stefan Schnorr

State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Digital and Transport, Federal Government of Germany

Laurence Boone

Secretary of State for European Affairs, French Republic

Thomas Dermine

State Secretary for Science Policy, Recovery Program and Strategic Investments, Kingdom of Belgium

Cristian Silviu Busoi

Chair, ITRE Committee, European Parliament

Christophe Grudler

Member, European Parliament

Niklas Nienass

Member, European Parliament

Josef Aschbacher

Director General, European Space Agency

Philippe Baptiste

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, CNES

Walther Pelzer

Head of the German Space Agency, DLR

Teodoro Valente

President, Agenzia Spaziale Italiana

Florence Rabier

Director General, ECMWF

Timo Pesonen

Director-General, DG DEFIS, European Commission

Rodrigo da Costa

Executive Director, EUSPA

Ekaterini Kavvada

Director for Secure and Connected Space, DG DEFIS, European Commission

Christoph Kautz

Director, Satellite Navigation and Earth Observation, DG DEFIS, European Commission

Javier Benedicto

Director of Navigation, ESA

Simonetta Cheli

Director for Earth Observation programmes, ESA

Rolf Densing

Director of Operations, ESA

Eric Morel de Westgaver

Director of European, Legal and International Matters, ESA

Géraldine Naja

Director of Commercialisation, Industry and Procurement, ESA

Daniel Neuenschwander

Director of Human and Robotic Exploration (HRE), ESA

Jean-Noël Thépaut

Director Copernicus Services, ECMWF

Guillaume de la Brosse

Head of Unit, Innovation and New Space - Space Defence, European Commission

Jolanda Van Eijndthoven

Head of Unit, DG DEFIS, European Commission

Jean Jacques Dordain

Former Director General, ESA

Eva Berneke


Hervé Derrey

President and Chief Executive Officer, Thales Alenia Space

Marco Fuchs

Chief Executive Officer, OHB SE

Stéphane Israël

Chief Executive Officer, Arianespace

Miguel Angel Panduro

Chief Executive Officer, Hispasat

Luigi Pasquali

Chief Executive Officer, Telespazio

Ruy Pinto

Chief Executive Officer, SES

Martin Sion

Chief Executive Officer, ArianeGroup

Rolf Skatteboe

Chief Executive Officer, KSAT

Jean Marc Nasr

President, ASD-Eurospace and Executive Vice President Space Systems, Airbus