20 November 2019 | Sevilla, Spain


20 Nov 2019
08:30 – 09:00
Registration and welcome coffee
09:00 – 10:00
Welcome Session

  • Rogelio VELASCO PÉREZ, Regional Ministry of Economy, Knowledge, Enterprises and University. Andalusian Government
  • Isabelle DUVAUX-BÉCHON. Head of the Member States Relations and Partnerships Office. Strategy Department. European Space Agency (ESA)

    Keynote Speaker: 

    • Emilio FAJARDO. Industry, Synergies & Enablers (ISE) Director, European Defence Agency (EDA)
    09:30 – 10:00
    Key Note Speech: European Union Strategic Autonomy Space, Defence and Security Policies

    10:00 – 11:30
    Space Defence Programmes under Spanish Leadership

    Opening Speech:  Maj.Gen. Salvador ÁLVAREZ PASCUAL. Deputy NAD for Programmes. NAD's Office. Spanish Ministry of Defence

    Moderator: Manuel Cano RUIZ-GRANADOS. Deputy General Director. Agency of Innovation and Development of Andalusia, IDEA Agency 


    • Fernando VARELA. Head of Airbus Space Systems in Spain. AIRBUS
    • Miguel Angel MOLINA. Business Development Director. GMV
    • Miguel Angel GARCÍA PRIMO. CEO at HISDESAT
    • Domingo CASTRO FERNÁNDEZ. Defence and Security Director. INDRA
    • Eduardo BELLIDO, CEO at Thales Alenia Space

    Discussions and Q&A

      11:30 – 12:00
      12:00 – 13:30
      20 X 20 Session: Presentations (in parallel with B2B Meetings)

      Session oriented to present specific initiatives, projects, success stories

      12:00 – 13:30
      Matchmaking - B2B Meetings
      13:30 – 14:30
      Lunch Break
      14:30 – 16:00
      Financing European Space Development

      Opening Speech: Cecilia HERNÁNDEZ. Department of Large Research Infrastructures and Dual Programmes.CDTI (Spanish Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities) 

      Moderator: Carmen SILLERO ILLANES, Head of Division for Strategy and Programmes. IDEA Agency


      • Isabelle DUVAUX-BÉCHON. Head of the Member States Relations and Partnerships Office. Strategy Department. European Space Agency (ESA)
      • Ferdinando DOLCE. Project Officer Space. European Defence Agency (EDA)
      • Guillaume GALTIER. Policy Officer. DG GROW. European Commission.
      • Anders BOHLIN, Expert for Space Economy. European Investment Bank (EIB)

      Discussion and Q&A

        16:00 – 17:30
        Space Industry 4.0. New Business Opportunities

        Opening Speech: Jorge POTTI. Space Vice-President at TEDAE

        Moderator: Juan ROMÁN GALLEGO. General Director at Andalucía Aerospace


        • Joaquín RODRÍGUEZ GRAU. CEO of CATEC (Center for Advanced Aerospace Technologies)
        • José Miguel MORENO. General Manager at Solar MEMS
        • David NÚÑEZ. Director at Seville, Alter Technology
        • José Felipe GONZÁLEZ SÁNCHEZ. Space & On-board Electronics Product Manager. TECNOBIT (Oesía Group)
        • Ignacio F. TOURNÉDirector, Business Development at Deimos Space

        Discussion and Q&A

          17:30 – 17:45
          Closing Session

          Fernando CASAS PASCUAL
          General Director. Agency of Innovation and Development of Andalusia IDEA

          Andalusian Government

          The event agenda's time zone is CEST.