Space-Comm Expo 2023 reveals speaker lineup

Posted on 20 April, 2023 by Advance 

Innovators and leaders from NASA, UKSpace, BAE Systems, Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and CGI are among the organisations sharing expertise, strategies and research at Space-Comm Expo 2023.

The speaker lineup for Space-Comm Expo 2023 includes (left to right) Dallas Campbell, Elizabeth Seward and Dr Alice Bunn.
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Organised by Hub Exhibitions in partnership with Farnborough International, the 2023 event agenda is focused on bringing the future of space to reality, covering topics such as the future of the space economy, digital transformation, space exploration missions, space tourism space sovereignty and global space governance, sustainability and debris mitigation, a multi-orbit future and creating new economies in space.

Top-line speakers include:

Tim Peake CMG

Dallas Campbell, British science television presenter

Dr Alice Bunn, President, UKSpace

Trudy Kortes, Director of Technology Demonstrations, NASA

Kevin Craven, CEO, ADS Group

Elizabeth Seward, Head of Space Strategy & Future Business, BAE Systems

Raycho Raychev, Founder an6d CEO, Enduro Sat

David Ziegler, Vice President Aerospace and Defence, Dassault Systèmes

Mivy James, Digital Transformation Director, BAE Systems

Dr Jaime Reed, Vice President, Consulting Services, Space Data Platforms and Applications, CGI

Sir Martin Sweeting OBE FRS FREng FIET FRAeS, Founder and Executive Chairman, Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd

Matthew Harris, Space Focus Area Lead, Qinetiq US

Luigi Scatteia, Associate Consulting, PwC France

Tim Johnson, Policy Director, Civil Aviation Authority (CAA)

Nick Shave, Managing Director, Astroscale

Prof Nicolas Peter, Professor of the Practice in Space Policy and International Affairs, International Space University

Luc Piguet, Co-Founder and CEO, ClearSpace SA

Jean-Paul Kneib, Academic Director, eSpace

Craig Miller, President Government Systems, Viasat

Sam Adlen, Chief Strategy Officer, Satellite Applications Catapult

Simon Reid, Managing Director, D-Orbit

Speaking on the announcement of the programme and the themes of the 2023 event, Kevin Craven, CEO, ADS Group, said: “In Space-Comm Expo’s exciting third year, ADS is proud to continue supporting the truly versatile event that connects, showcases and celebrates the tenacious UK space sector.

“Twenty twenty-three is a pivotal year for the UK space sector with a successful UK launch expected before the end of the year, Space-Comm Expo is a fantastic opportunity for industry to come together and discuss the issues along with the Government strategies which underpin the success of the sector.  

“ADS alongside our industry partners including UKSpace are proud to support the event and represent the interests of organisations of the sector.”

Taking place 7th-8th June 2023 at Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre, the two-day expo, now in its third year, is a journey through the supply chain of products, components, solutions and services that supply the space industry and is dedicated to showcasing the commercial opportunities available within an industry worth £14.8 billion to the UK economy.

To register for Space-Comm Expo for free or to get more information on exhibiting: