European Space Agency (ESA)Lead for Moon and Mars Science and Moon Utilisation Manager, Human and Robotic Exploration Directorate

James Carpenter is Lead for Moon and Mars Science and Moon Utilisation Manager for ESAs Directorate of Human and Robotic Exploration. James is a physicist by training with a background in instrumentation for space astrophysics and planetary science. While with ESA James has worked as a scientist on Moon and Mars mission activities and has led strategy development for science at the Moon and space resources. In his current role James leads the establishment of new research activities for the Moon and Mars for the decade to come and beyond.


International Astronautical Congress 2022

18-22 September 2022

Paris, France