European Space Agency (ESA)PROTECT Accelerator Coordinator

Quentin Verspieren is a Researcher at the Intelligent Space Systems Laboratory (ISSL) of the University of Tokyo, where he is in charge of establishing international collaboration programs for space technology development and utilization, mostly targeting developing countries in Southeast Asia and Africa. In parallel, Mr. Verspieren is pursuing a PhD on the role of the military on international regime-making for space traffic management at the Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Tokyo and holds various consultancy positions in the Japanese government and Japanese space ventures. Mr. Verspieren obtained an MSc in Aeronautical and Space Engineering from ISAE-Supaéro in Toulouse, France and an MSc in Aeronautics and Space from the University of Tokyo. He has also been a Visiting Scholar at the Japan Space Forum in Tokyo and the Secure World Foundation in Washington, DC.


International Astronautical Congress 2023

2-6 October 2023

Baku, Azerbaijan


International Astronautical Congress 2019

21-25 October 2019

Washington, United States