Portugal Space 2030: Planning the future @ ESA Space Solutions Portugal Anniversary


The event, with the collaboration of Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) and Ciência Viva – the Agency for Scientific and Technological Culture, will focus on the achievements of the Portuguese Space Solution network, mainly the start-ups from the Business Incubation Centre, Business Application projects and national technology transfers; and on the future markets powered by space in the context of the Portuguese Space Strategy (www.ptspace2030.pt) with emphasis on international cooperation.



Below you can see a draft program for both days:

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DECEMBER 20th

15:00 - Welcome & Reception @ IPN, C building

15:10 - ESA BIC Portugal new start-ups Wall of Fame

15.30 - Reception @ IPN, D building with Tech Transfer demonstrators

16:00 - Anniversary Opening ceremony

16:15 - ESA TTPO

16:30 - ESA Space Solution PT milestones & achievements

16:45 - ESA BIC PT new incubatees

17:00 - Small ARTES Apps 2017 projects

17:10 - ESA BIC PT 2017 alumni round table

17:40 - Closing remarks

17:45 - Networking event supper

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DECEMBER 21st

09:00 - Welcome & Reception @ IPN, D building

09:15 - Opening by IPN President of the Board of Directors and Regional Secretary of Azores Regional Government

09:30 - New Space & Atlantic Launch Services (OHB / MT Aerospace - Joern Spurmann; Orbex - Chris Larmour; CEIIA / Omnidea - Tiago Rebelo; PLD - Miguel Yages)

10:30 - Portuguese Science & Technology Minister

10:45 - ESA General Director

11:00 - Space for Education & Developing Capabilities for Space within
International partnerships (Ciência Viva - Ana Noronha; Edisoft - Ricardo Conde; MIT-Portugal Program - Pedro Arezes; UT Austin Portugal Program - José Mendonça)

11:30 - Coffee break & Tech Transfer demo corner

12:00 - Space Rider and the new potential opportunities for pharma (Avio - Roberto Mancini; Thales Alenia Space Italy - Cesare Lobascio; Hovione - Guy Villax; Bluepharma - Sérgio Simões)

12:30 - Future markets powered by Space (Spin.Works - Vasco Pimenta; Sogrape - António Graça; LSE Space - EUMETSAT - Hugo Costa; Critical Software - Ricardo Armas)

13:00 - Closing remarks, by Paulo Ferrão, Science and Technology Foundation President

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Attending the event is free, however the selected venue has limited capacity. Therefore we highly encourage you to confirm your participation by filling out the registration form https://goo.gl/8LHDuH.

For any questions please send an e-mail to space@ipn.pt