PLENARY 1: Heads of Agencies – HoA

Tuesday 6 June, 10:00 – 11:30
Location: Beijing International Convention Center – Hall 2

The Heads of Agencies plenary event is one of the highlight of GLEX2017, bringing together the leaders of the major space agencies worldwide. The Heads of Agencies Plenary will focus on the theme “Global Space Exploration”.

Moderator

Christian SALLABERGER

Canadensys Aerospace Corporation

Canada

Speakers

Roberto BATTISTON

Former President, Italian Space Agency (ASI)

Italy

Pascale EHRENFREUND

Research Professor, Space Policy Institute, George Washington University

Austria

Yasuyuki ITO

Associate Director General, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)

Japan

Sergey KRIKALEV

Executive Director for Piloted Spaceflights, ROSCOSMOS

Russia

Christian LANGE

Deputy Director, Space Exploration Strategic Planning, Canadian Space Agency

Germany

Jean-Yves LE GALL

President, Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES)

France

Valanathan MUNSAMI

CEO, South African National Space Agency (SANSA)

South Africa

Jan WOERNER

Director General, European Space Agency (ESA)

France

Wu YANHUA

Vice Administrator, China National Space Administration (CNSA)

China