DISCOVER THE Event Speakers

François Bausch

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence

Alessandro Marrone

Head of IAI Defence Programme

Patrick Biewer

CEO, GovSat

Carine Claeys

EU Special Envoy for Space, EEAS

Thomas Skordas

Acting Deputy Director-General, DG CONNECT

Major Nicolas Gérôme

Head of Space Office, Belgian Defence

Frederik Simoens

CTO, ST Engineering iDirect

Geoffroy Beaudot, IR

Head of Space and Cyber - DoD Luxembourg

Laryssa Patten

MEng, MBA Space Portfolio Manager, NCIA

Ekaterini Kavvada

Director for Innovation & Outreach, EU Commission

Simon Hoey

Business Development, Global Government Intelsat

Holger Lueschow

Programme Manager Satellite Communication - EDA

Elodie Viau

ESA Director of Telecom and Integrated Applications

Russ Hogan

Service Operations Manager, GovSat

DISCOVER THE Event Moderators

Christine Leurquin

Special Adviser, Governments & Institutions, RHEA

Lisa Burke

Independent Presenter and Science Writer

Ralph Thiele

Managing Director, StratByrd Consulting

Helen Weedon

Managing Director, Satcoms Innovation Group