Gilles RABIN

Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES)Advisor to the President

Gilles Rabin is an advisor to the President of Cnes, after having been Director of Innovation, Applications and Science at CNES until the end of 2021. He holds a doctorate in economics and is a graduate of the Institut français de Presse Paris II Assas. He began his career as Director of the Transportation Department and Deputy Director of the Local of the local development department at Bipe Conseil. In 1996, he became Deputy Director of the Nancy Urban Planning Agency. He continued his career as General Manager of the Essone Expansion Committee. He then became General Delegate for Economic Development and Land Policy at the Greater Lyon Urban of Greater Lyon in 2008, and then held the same position within the Metropolis of Nice. From 2012 to 2014, Gilles Rabin was an advisor to the cabinet of the Minister of the Economy, in charge of decentralization, small and medium-sized enterprises and business start-ups, transport and health sectors. From 2015 to 2017, he was Advisor in charge of innovation and research to the Secretary of State for Higher Education and Research, Mr. Thierry Mandon.


International Astronautical Congress 2022

18-22 September 2022

Paris, France