speakers2021

ACKERMAN Nathanaël
ACKERMAN Nathanaël
AI4Belgium & FPS BOSA, Belgium
Nathanaël Ackerman is the managing director of the AI4Belgium coalition and was also appointed as member of the board of
ALBANI Sergio
ALBANI Sergio
European Union Satellite Centre
Sergio Albani is the Head of Research, Technology Development and Innovation (RTDI) Unit at the European Union Satellite Centre. He
BEUSEN Bart
BEUSEN Bart
VITO, Belgium
Bart Beusen graduated as a bio-engineer at KU Leuven, Belgium, in 2000. After starting his career as a software engineer
BONNET Stéphanie
BONNET Stéphanie
Spacebel, Belgium
Stéphanie graduated as a bio-engineer in forestry from Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech. After graduation she spent 11 years in academia where
BOSC Pierre-Alain
BOSC Pierre-Alain
AIRBUS Defence and Space
Pierre- Alain Bosc is the Head of the Regional Sales development for Intelligence since 2013. After having worked as an
CAYE DAUDT Rodrigo
CAYE DAUDT Rodrigo
ETH ZURICH, Switzerland
Rodrigo Daudt received his Ph.D. from Institut Polytechnique de Paris / Télécom Paris in 2020. He now works as a
CLAEYS Carine
CLAEYS Carine
Special Envoy for Space - Head of the SecDefPol.5 Space European External Action Service
Carine Claeys is the EU Special Envoy for Space in the European External Action Service (EEAS) since 2019. She is
DE CROMBRUGGHE Guerric
DE CROMBRUGGHE Guerric
ScanWorld, Belgium
Guerric is an enthusiastic entrepreneur, eager to understand the world he lives in and make it more sustainable. He holds
DEBIEN Annekatrien
DEBIEN Annekatrien
SPACETEC PARTNERS, Belgium
Annekatrien Debien is the project director of the AI4EO contract with ESA. She has a Masters in Bioscience engineering from
DEBILDE Jonathan
DEBILDE Jonathan
Preligens, France
Jonathan Debilde is working as a Senior Sales Executive for NATO & Benelux at Preligens (formerly known as Earthcube) .
DEMEY Sabine
DEMEY Sabine
AI research Flanders/IMEC
Sabine Demey is the director of the ambitious “Flanders AI Research Program”. She coordinates the research activities of the ten
DEPER Benoît
DEPER Benoît
Aerospacelab, Belgium
Benoît Deper is the founder and the CEO of Aerospacelab which is a Brussel-based company aiming at tackling some of
DESCAMPS Adrien
DESCAMPS Adrien
 MULTITEL, Belgium
Adrien Descamps has a Master degree (2009) and a Ph.D. (2017) in engineering from the Faculté Polytechnique de Mons. He
GEROME Nicolas
GEROME Nicolas
Belgian Defence
Major Nicolas Gérôme is a telecom engineer from the Royal Military Academy in Brussels. He started his career for the
LHERMITTE Stef
LHERMITTE Stef
Delft University of Technology
Stef Lhermitte is a remote sensing scientist with specific interest in the use of multi-source remote sensing and land surface
MACQ Benoît
MACQ Benoît
Professor
Benoit Macq received his PhD degree from UCLouvain- Belgium in 1989. He has been researcher in Philips Research Laboratory Belgium
MATHIEU Pierre-Philippe
MATHIEU Pierre-Philippe
EO Applications Engineer
Pierre-Philippe Mathieu is an Earth Observation Applications Engineer in the Earth Observation Science & Applications Department of the European Space
MBOGA Nicholus
MBOGA Nicholus
ULB, Belgium
Nicholus Mboga has interests in investigating, developing, and applying computer vision, machine learning and data science methods for solving urbanisation
TESTE Jean-Daniel
TESTE Jean-Daniel
OTA
General Jean-Daniel Testé is an intelligence officer, analyst and image interpreter in the French Air Force, from the Lieutenant Saint-Hillier
TILMANS Dominique
TILMANS Dominique
EURISY, Switch to Space
After a career of 27 years in politics marked by an active involvement in the Space sector through chairing the
VAN ACHTEREN Tanja
VAN ACHTEREN Tanja
VITO, Belgium
  Tanja Van Achteren has a Master degree (1997) and PhD (2004) in Electrotechnical Engineering from the KULeuven, Leuven, Belgium.
VAN CAMP Nancy
VAN CAMP Nancy
Digital Flanders, Belgium
Nancy Van Camp holds an M.Sc. (1995) in Bioscience Engineering, Forest and Nature Management. After 10 years of international R&D
ZHAO Jie
ZHAO Jie
Jie Zhao received the bachelor's degree in Surveying and Mapping Engineering from Beijing University of Civil Engineering and Architecture (BUCEA),