Speakers Presentations - NEREUS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE SPACE4YOU “Space, a driver for competitiveness and growth” Inspiring the next generation

THURSDAY, February 27th

Welcome 

Speakers

Loredana Capone Regional minister for Economic Development, Apulia Regional Government

Giuseppe Acierno President, Apulian Aerospace Cluster

Session 1: The Useful Space

Introduction 

Giorgio di Bernardo Journalist AIRPRESS    

Key-note speeches

Nichi Vendola President, Apulia Regional Government

Aldo Sandulli Extraordinary Commissioner, ASI

Alessandro Giordani Head of Communication for the EC in Italy

Christian Bruns Vice-President, NEREUS

Round Table: How can Space Agencies work with Regions? 

Moderator

Giovanni Sylos Labini BoD, Apulian Aerospace Cluster

Introduction

Roya Ayazi General Secretary, NEREUS

Speakers

Franco Ongaro Director Technical and Quality Management, ESA

Augusto Cramarossa Head of Strategic perspective and European Affairs Unit, ASI 

Philippe Escudier Head of Space Applications, CNES

Gunter Schreier Business Development & Copernicus; Deputy Director, DL

 

Round Table: NEREUS Working Groups 

Moderator

Roya Ayazi General Secretary, NEREUS

Speakers

Valerio Tramutoli & Branka Cuca Earth Observation/Copernicus

Pierpaolo Campostrini GNSS

Marlene Assis & Christine Leurquin Telecommunications

Philippe Lattes Cluster 

Piero Messidoro Explo 

Michel Bousquet CET 


Session 2: Space for... 

        

Environment & Sustainable Energy (Air quality, Water Resources, Land Use, Agriculture, Forestry    applications, Solar, Wind, Biomass, Smart Network) 

Chair                                                 

Vincenzo Lapenna, Director, National Research Council, Institute of Methodologies of Environmental Analysis  

Co-chair                                                      

Antonello Antonicelli Director, Environmental safety and protection and Public Works Policy Unit, Apulia Regional Government                                                                

Speakers                                                  

Spatial information for monitoring and management of built environment in support to European Energy efficiency Policies                                                       

Branka Cuca, Ph.D., Arch, Politecnico di Milano - Department of Architecture, Built environment and Construction Engineering                                                     

Earth Observation technologies to support agro sector in Lombardy: experiences and prospective of RL-Space4Agri and FP7-ERMES projects

Massimo Antonietti IREA-CNR

Integration of satellite and ground based observations for implementing the European directive for air quality (2008/50/CE): PM10/2,5 monitoring in Basilicata Region

Achille Palma ARPA Basilicata

User needs and communication approach: the case of the LAMPRE Project

Umberto Pernice LAMPRE Team

Coastline monitoring for regions

Didier Treinsoutrot CEREMA-DTerSO/DALETT/DIRECTION

Satellite monitoring and management of legal and illegal waste

Dimitrios Sykas Planetek Hellas

 

Emergency & Disasters (Forest Fire, Landslide, Floods, Earthquake) 

Chair

Vicenzo Cuomo Presidente TeRN Consortium  

Co-chair

Antonio Navarra President Euro-Mediterranean Centre on Climate Change (CMCC)

Speakers

The role of end-users in improving science products performance: satellite base early fire detection in 3 Italian regions

Nicola Pergola CNR IMAA  

From research to pre-operational services: Benchmarking of operational products for volcanic ash monitoring at the London VAAC

Alfredo Falconieri Geospazio Italia s.r.l 

FP7-funded initiative: The PRE-EARTHQUAKES FP7 Project (EU-Russia collaboration)

Valerio Tramutoli University of Basilicata

Cooperative multiagent systems for integrated applications SMART: Space for smart resource management for disaster and early warming

Sabino Cacucci Marketing & Strategies Manager, Sistemi Software Integrati S.p.A Finmeccanica Company

Satellite rapid mapping & Open data

Giulio Ceriola Planetek Italia 

Management of environmental disaster in Apulia and south of Italy

Representative from Italian Army

 

Transport & Infrastructures (Road, Railways, Marine, Air Traffic) 

Chair

Steve Dibnah Director of Sustainable Economic Growth, Leicester City Council 

Co chair

Nicola Zaccheo CEO of Sitael

Speakers

Mobile Services-Guidelines for European Regions (European Mobile and Mobility Industries Alliance)

Jürgen Vogel bavAIRia e. V. 

FP7-funded initiative: THE ISSUE (Regions of Knowledge)

Steve Dibnah Director of Sustainable Economic Growth, Leicester City Council

FP7-funded initiative: The ISTMES Project (GMES/Copernicus Downstreams)

Francesco Soldovieri CNR-IREA 

Monitoring of Transport Infrastructures by Using Synthetic Aperture Radar Satellites

Davide Oscar Nitti Geophysical Applications Processing - G.A.P. SrL   

 

Transport & Infrastructures (Road, Railways, Marine, Air Traffic) 

Chair                                                 

Frank Lochter Ministry of Economic and European Affairs (Land Brandenburg Brandenburg)                                                   

Co-Chair                                                      

Lorenzo Vasanelli President DHITECH - Apulian Hi-tech Technological Cluster 

Speakers

Future town in the countryside

Frank Lochter Ministry of Economic and European Affairs (Land Brandenburg)

SINOPIAE: Multi-scale monitoring of anthropogenic effects on Air Quality and Climate Change in Lombardy region

Walter Di Nicolantonio Project Manager and Remote Sensing Specialist CGS S.p.A 

Example from Madrid

Eugenio Fontán Oñate MADRID Aerospace Cluster, General Manager

Soil loss and geospatial indexes for smart urban planning

Claudio Lamantia Planetek Italia

Satellite applications in practice: success stories from European cities

Teodora Secara Eurisy User Programme coordinator

The Project ENERGIC-OD (European Network for Redistributing Geospatial Information to User Communities – Open Data)

Silvano De Zorzi Veneto Region

 

Business Partnerships (Procurement policy for big clients, instruments of project financing, b2b meetings)

Chair

Giovanna Genchi Manager International Business Promotion Department, Apulia Regional Government 

Co-chair

Antonio De Vito Managing Director, Puglia Sviluppo S.p.A. 

Speakers

Thales Alenia Space: Company presentation and supplier quality policer

Claudio Sanna Head of Purchasing Department at Joint Venture level, Thales Alenia Space CGS & OHB: Company presentations

Giovanna Ober Deputy Head of Research & Innovation, S.p.A

Cornelius Schalinski Head of Sales institutional prjects, OHB System AG 

Airbus Defence and Space organisation and supplì chain best practices

Daniel Gheri Space Systems Italian Operations and Industrial Integration, Airbus Defence and space 

ESA BIC, European Staellite Navigation COmpetition, App Camps, S2G2M2 Innovation vouchers

Andreas Dippelhofer Project Management, Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen (AZO)

 

FRIDAY, February 28th

Session 1: The Useful Space

Moderator

Peter de Selding Journalist, Space News 

Introduction

Loredana Capone Regional Minister for Economic Development, Apulia Regional Government

Key-note speeches

Mauro Facchini Head of Unit Copernicus Services, DG Enterprise and Industry, EC

Carlo des Dorides Executive Director, European GNSS Agency (GSA)

Franco Ongaro Director of Technical and Quality Management, ESA

 

Living Labs: Space for Regions

Coordinator

Francesco Surico Director, Consulting and Technical Assistance Unit, Innovapuglia

Introduction

Pasquale Chieco President, Innovapuglia 

Speakers

Roya Ayazi General Secretary, NEREUS 

Giovanni Bertolone President, CTNA

Nick Veck, Head of Strategy & External Affairs, Catapult

Hans Bracquené President, SME4Space 

Mauro Facchini Head of Copernicus Unit, DG Enterprise, EC

Domenico Favuzzi President of Confindustria, Apulia

Maurizio Madiai Aerospace Coordinator, AIAD 

Geoff Sawyer General Secretary, EARSC

Giovanni Sylos Labini President, AIPAS 

Conclusions

Angela Barbanente Vice-President, Apulia Regional Government

 

Living Labs: Space for Regional Best Practices

Coordinator

Francesco Surico Director, Consulting and Technical Assistance Unit, Innovapuglia

Introduction

Evelina Milella President, Regional Agency for Technology & Innovation (ARTI)

Speakers

Stefano Agnelli Director of European Institutional Affairs, EUTELSAT, SABER Network 

Adriana Agrimi Manager, Industrial Research & Innovation Department, Apulia Regional Government 

Massimo Comparini Chairman of Spinit, Space Innovation in Italy Technology Platform 

Marlene Antunes de Assis Azores Region

Philippe Escudier Head of Space Applications, CNES

Eugenio Fontán Oñate Aerospace Cluster, Madrid 

Walter Piperno Head of SMEs Unit, ASI

Frank Lochter Ministry of Economic and European Affairs (Land Brandenburg)

Conclusions

Loredana Capone Regional Minister for Economic Development, Apulia Regional Government

 

Round Table: Space for Careers Opportunities

Coordinator

Roya Ayazi General Secretary, NEREUS 

Speakers

Dominique Tilmans Senator Chair EISC 

Paolo Nespoli ESA Astronaut 

Francesco Emma Coordination with Member States Office, ESA 

Mario Cosmo CTO ASI

Nicola Zaccheo CEO of Sitael 

 

Round Table: Space for Careers Opportunities

Key-note speeches

Giuseppe Acierno President Apulian Aerospace Cluster

Roya Ayazi General Secretary, NEREUS 

Simonetta di Pippo Head of the ASI, European Space Policy Observatory, Brussels

Dominique Tilmans Senator Chair EISC 

Nichi Vendola President Apulia Regional Government

 

Side event: Speed professional networking for students and young professionals

Coordinator

Fiorella Coliolo Apulian Aerospace District