FULLY BOOKED - This event is fully booked. Please contact Lisa Losty for more information about the event.

Following on from our very successful event in Armagh in October, ADS NI in conjunction with Enterprise Ireland and Invest NI are offering the Space Industry, across the Island, another excellent networking and information sharing opportunity. The goal of this event is to bring together the flourishing Space Industry from across Ireland, identify further business opportunities, develop partnerships, and together grow the Space Industry in the region.

This is the third in a series of events with this one focusing mainly on the Downstream and Space as a Service with particular emphasis on the green agenda.

We will hear from major industry players on opportunities and support available to the downstream sector.


  • Government Endorsement
  • Welcome Address: President Prof Eeva Leinonen, Maynooth University
  • European Space Agency (ESA) Support for Downstream Sector - Dr Nick Appleyard, Head of Space Solution for ESA
  • Commercialisation of Earth Data Linked with Galileo - Amanda Reagan, Indepandent Space Consultant
  • EU Agency for the Space Programme (EUSPA) Supports for Downstream Applications - Fiammetta Diani, Head of Market Development EUSPA 
  • UK Space Agency
  • UCD: CAMEO - Prof Michela Berolotto, PI CAMEO DTIF Project, School of Computer Science & Earth Institute, University College Dublin
  • Overview of VC Advanced Technologies Sectors - Rob Desborough, Seraphim Space Fund & Aidan O'Driscoll, HBAN
  • ESA BIC, Ireland:The Success Story - Peter Finnegan, Manager ESA BIC Ireland, Tyndall National Institute
  • Scottish Space: A Case Study - Prof Malcom McDonald, Director of Applied Space Technology Laboratory, University of Strathclyde


  • Aerospace/Aviation
  • Agriculture / Forestry / Disaster Mitigation
  • Climate Sustainability
  • Maritime Security / Off-shore Energy
  • The event aims to provide excellent networking opportunities and engagement with key industry stakeholders. 

It is great that we are getting back to physical events together, we very much look forward to welcoming you to this event in Maynooth. 

The event is being kindly sponsored by Enterprise Ireland and is free of charge for delegates to attend.