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The NewSpace Roundtable (Sessions 3 - 4)

About this event

Moderated by;

Space Intel Report

  • Peter de Selding, Editor in Chief


SESSION 1: 14:00 UK Time (GMT)


Cobham SATCOM

  • Chris Schram, Head of Tracker RoW

New Ground for New Space

Cobham SATCOM Land Tracker Antennas are solutions for LEO and MEO satellite tracking... playing a significant role in the development of Earth Observation and New Space. They are cost-effective, easily configured, highly reliable and with minimal power consumption and therefore, a lower carbon footprint and reduced cost of ownership.
Chris is an experienced space-based communications specialists having begun his carreer with Hughes in 1982, followed by SES (NewSkies and O3b), Stellar Solutions Aerospace, Orbit Communications, SatNet Services and now, Cobham SATCOM where he is currently Head of the TRACKER Line of Business, RoW.

ST Engineering iDirect

  • Semir Hassanaly, Head of Mobile Backhaul and Trunking

New Software-Defined Satellite Constellations Require Matching New Ground Capabilities

ST Engineering iDirect is a leading player in satellite communications (satcom) providing technology and solutions that optimize satcom networks. Through the merger with Newtec, a recognized industry pioneer, the combined business unites over 35 years of innovation focused on solving satellite’s most critical economic and technology challenges and expands a shared commitment to shaping the future of how the world connects.
Semir' remit is to devise the Strategy, Solution Development and Business & Technology Development of ST Engineering iDirect's Mobile Backhaul & 5G business vertical for International Markets.

Kineis

  • Astrid Cousteau, Chief Commercial and Business Development Officer

Satellites: A Whole New Dimension for IoT

Kineis was created in 2018, founded by the CNES (French Space Agency) and historically operated by CLS (Collecte Localisation Satellites) to develop a reliable technology providing easy access to useful satellite data. Kinéis is a satellite operator AND global connectivity provider that locates and connects objects wherever they are on the planet and in doing so, it deploys all its technological innovation capacities to bring together NewSpace and IoT.
Astrid has extensive experience in International Business Development and Technical Sales positions in Europe, Middle East, Russia, South America, Australia, Africa, Asia and French Overseas Territories.

Planet

  • Irene Benito, Senior Manager for European Affairs

Towards a Digital and Sustainable Future: Earth Observation Applications

Planet, founded in 2010 by three NASA scientists, is a provider of global, daily satellite imagery and insights, driven by a mission to image all of the Earth’s landmass every day, and make global change visible, accessible, and actionable. Planet designs, builds, and operates the largest fleet of imaging satellites, as well as the online software, tools and machine learning powered analytics needed to deliver data to users, within business and government.
In addition to her role as Senior Product Marketing Manager - Government Irene is also an Earth Observation Evangelist for Raw Materials with the European Forum for Earth Observation (FIRE project).

Unseenlabs

  • Clément Galic, CEO & Co-founder
UNSEENLABS is a French company whose core business is the development, production and operation of innovative Earth observation instruments, specialized in the detection of electromagnetic emissions, primarily for maritime surveillance applications, allowing the location and characterization of ships at sea from space, based on the electromagnetic intelligence instruments developed by UNSEENLABS, and deployed on a constellation of satellites.


SESSION 2: 15:30 UK Time (GMT)


KLEOS Space

  • Vincent Furia, Chief Technology Officer

Earth Intelligence via RF Monitoring from LEO – Benefits and Challenges

Kleos delivers RF Reconnaissance Data as a Service, enhancing Geospatial Intelligence to help disrupt illicit activities and hidden human activity around the globe. This includes people trafficking, Illegal Fishing and Piracy, Smuggling and Border Monitoring.
Vincent is the KLEOS CTO with around 20 years of experience in the commerical space sector having served with Harris Corporation, RT Logic and more recently Spire Global.

HawkEye 360

  • Tim Pavlick, Vice President of Product & Design and AI

Harnessing AI to Enhance Signals Products

HawkEye 360 is a Radio Frequency (RF) data analytics company operating a commercial satellite constellation which identifies, processes and geolocates a broad set of RF signals. They extract value from this unique data through proprietary algorithms, fusing it with other sources to create powerful analytical products to solve hard challenges for our global customers. Our products include maritime domain awareness and spectrum mapping and monitoring; our customers include a wide range of commercial, government and international entities.
Tim has an active interest and knowledge of Artificial Intelligence, Cognitive computing, Affective/Emotional computing, BlockChain, Design Thinking, Commercial Enterprise Software Product Development, Visual & Interactive Design, Design Research, Cloud, Mobile, Social, Satellite, Radio Frequency and the Internet of Things.

Avealto

  • Walt Anderson, CEO

Enhanced Cellular Services from the Stratosphere

Avealto's mission is to fund, build, and operate hundreds of High Altitude Platforms (HAPS) optimized to provide mobile telephony, broadband communications, backhaul and broadcasting for the three billion people who DO NOT have adequate access to telecom and data networks. These High Altitude Platforms will integrate into existing terrestrial and satellite infrastructure to provide low-cost connectivity throughout the world.
Walt is the founder and CEO - he also co-founded the International Space University, which is dedicated to the discovery, research, and development of outer space for peaceful purposes, and FINDS (Foundation for the Nongovernmental Development of Space), which promotes the competitive, market-based development of space. He was also named among New Scientist Magazine's "Top 10 Influential Space Thinkers" for his influence on the development of outer space. He also received the Space Frontier Foundation's Founders Award.

OQ Technology

  • Omar Qaise, Founder and CEO

5G from Space: An Overview of 3GPP Non Terrestrial Networks

OQ TECHNOLOGY is building a global, cellular compatible, satellite constellation dedicated for 5G "Internet-of-Things" communication that can provide connectivity anywhere, especially in remote and rural areas. They serve the Oil & Gas, Maritime, Industry 4.0, and Transport segments particularly for the management and tracking of assets in remote areas.
Omar is the Founder and CEO, he has spent time with DLR, OHB, SES and the European Space Agency as a SpeceCraft Engineer.

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    Vincent Furia Chief Technology Officer @ KLEOS Space

    Kleos delivers RF Reconnaissance Data as a Service, enhancing Geospatial Intelligence to help disrupt illicit activities and hidden human activity around the globe. This includes people trafficking, Illegal Fishing and Piracy, Smuggling and Border Monitoring. Vincent is the KLEOS CTO with around 20 years of experience in the commerical space sector having served with Harris Corporation, RT Logic and more recently Spire Global.

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    Irene Benito Senior Manager for European Affairs @ Planet

    Planet’s data is transforming the way companies and governments use satellite imagery data, delivering insights at the daily pace of change on earth. In this session, we will present how our data set powers decision-making in a myriad of industries including agriculture, forestry, and government. Irene Benito is a Senior Manager for European Affairs at Planet. Prior to joining Planet, Irene managed the Copernicus programme at EIT RawMaterials (a body of the EU) and also worked as a policy analyst at the European Commission's Joint Research Centre. Irene has been appointed as an Earth Observation Evangelist at the European Forum for Earth Observation, acting as a spokesperson for the European EO sector. She holds a Masters degree in Economics from the London School of Economics (UK).

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    Semir Hassanaly Head of Cellular Backhaul and Trunking @ ST Engineering

    ST Engineering iDirect is a leading player in satellite communications (satcom) providing technology and solutions that optimize satcom networks. Through the merger with Newtec, a recognized industry pioneer, the combined business unites over 35 years of innovation focused on solving satellite’s most critical economic and technology challenges and expands a shared commitment to shaping the future of how the world connects. Semir' remit is to devise the Strategy, Solution Development and Business & Technology Development of ST Engineering iDirect's Mobile Backhaul & 5G business vertical for International Markets.

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    Peter B. de Selding Editor in Chief @ Space Intel Report

    Peter de Selding is the Founder and Editor in Chief of the Space Intel Report, a highly regarded source delivering breaking news and analysis on all things space.

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    Omar Qaise CEO @ OQ Technology

    OQ TECHNOLOGY is building a global, cellular compatible, satellite constellation dedicated for 5G "Internet-of-Things" communication that can provide connectivity anywhere, especially in remote and rural areas. They serve the Oil & Gas, Maritime, Industry 4.0, and Transport segments particularly for the management and tracking of assets in remote areas. Omar is the Founder and CEO, he has spent time with DLR, OHB, SES and the European Space Agency as a SpeceCraft Engineer.

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    Clément Galic Founder and CEO @ Unseenlabs

    UNSEENLABS is a French company whose core business is the development, production and operation of innovative Earth observation instruments, specialized in the detection of electromagnetic emissions, primarily for maritime surveillance applications, allowing the location and characterization of ships at sea from space, based on the electromagnetic intelligence instruments developed by UNSEENLABS, and deployed on a constellation of satellites.

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    Paul Stahl C21@C21-virtual.Com Executive @ c21-virtual

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    Clement Galic CEO @ Unseenlabs

    UNSEENLABS is a French company whose core business is the development, production and operation of innovative Earth observation instruments, specialized in the detection of electromagnetic emissions, primarily for maritime surveillance applications, allowing the location and characterization of ships at sea from space, based on the electromagnetic intelligence instruments developed by UNSEENLABS, and deployed on a constellation of satellites.

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    Astrid Cousteau Chief Commercial and Business Development Officer @ Kineis

    In June 2020, Astrid Cousteau take over the Trade and Development Department of Kinéis, after more than 20 years with Groupe Cahors. Graduate of the HEBO - European Studies School in The Hague, Netherlands, where she was born, and after an initial experience in sales management with the Lot company SAFARAID, Astrid Cousteau joined MAEC (Groupe Cahors) in 1997 to take charge of international sales administration for VISIOSAT, a company specializing in the distribution of television and data via satellite. In 2000, she assumed international sales responsibility for this expanded telecommunications business. In 2015, the new governance structure gave it a new challenge: the implementation of a commercial development strategy in Europe for low and medium voltage activities as well as the smart grid business.

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    Tim Pavlick Vice President of Product and Design and AI @ HawkEye 360

    HawkEye 360 is a Radio Frequency (RF) data analytics company operating a commercial satellite constellation which identifies, processes and geolocates a broad set of RF signals. They extract value from this unique data through proprietary algorithms, fusing it with other sources to create powerful analytical products to solve hard challenges for our global customers. Our products include maritime domain awareness and spectrum mapping and monitoring; our customers include a wide range of commercial, government and international entities. Tim has an active interest and knowledge of Artificial Intelligence, Cognitive computing, Affective/Emotional computing, BlockChain, Design Thinking, Commercial Enterprise Software Product Development, Visual & Interactive Design, Design Research, Cloud, Mobile, Social, Satellite, Radio Frequency and the Internet of Things.

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    Walter Anderson

    Avealto's mission is to fund, build, and operate hundreds of High Altitude Platforms (HAPS) optimized to provide mobile telephony, broadband communications, backhaul and broadcasting for the three billion people who DO NOT have adequate access to telecom and data networks. These High Altitude Platforms will integrate into existing terrestrial and satellite infrastructure to provide low-cost connectivity throughout the world. Walt is the founder and CEO - he also co-founded the International Space University, which is dedicated to the discovery, research, and development of outer space for peaceful purposes, and FINDS (Foundation for the Nongovernmental Development of Space), which promotes the competitive, market-based development of space. He was also named among New Scientist Magazine's "Top 10 Influential Space Thinkers" for his influence on the development of outer space. He also received the Space Frontier Foundation's Founders Award.

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    Chris Schram Head of Tracker RoW @ Cobham SATCOM

    Cobham SATCOM Land Tracker Antennas are solutions for LEO and MEO satellite tracking... playing a significant role in the development of Earth Observation and New Space. They are cost-effective, easily configured, highly reliable and with minimal power consumption and therefore, a lower carbon footprint and reduced cost of ownership. Chris is an experienced space-based communications specialists having begun his carreer with Hughes in 1982, followed by SES (NewSkies and O3b), Stellar Solutions Aerospace, Orbit Communications, SatNet Services and now, Cobham SATCOM where he is currently Head of the TRACKER Line of Business, RoW.

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