EVENT: ESA Days in Latvia

As part of Deep Tech Atelier 2022, Latvia is organising ESA Days on 19 and 20 May 2022. Networking opportunities, inspirational talks and practical information on opportunities available in the space sector for everyone!

Deep Tech Atelier, the largest deep tech industry event in the Baltics, is bringing together research organizations, industry professionals, science-based startups, government representatives, and technology enthusiasts!

This year the conference will focus on photonics, smart materials and space technologies.

The European Space Agency (ESA) Days event will be part of Deep Tech Atelier!

The idea of the event is to provide access to the latest and practical information about opportunities in the space sector available for scientists, entrepreneurs, students and policy-makers as well as vivid networking opportunities.

The speakers will include:

  • European Space Agency: 
    • Nathalie Tinjod, European and External Relations Department
    • Karol Brzostowski, Country Desk Officer for Latvia
    • Michele Castorina, Head Φ-lab Invest Office
  • Italian Space Agency:
    • Mauro Piermaria, Head of Innovation and Space Economy
  • European Union Agency for Space Programme:
    •  Chiara Solimini, Space Downstream Market Officer
  • Industry:
    • Donatas Mishkinis, Allatherm
    • Yasu Yamazaki, Spacetainment PTE
    • Roland Grigoryan, PurOceans Technology
    • Inese Suija – Markova, Institute for Environmental Solutions
    • Georgios Tzeremes, Senior Optoelectronic Engineer at ESA, EOP-PXM, Atlid
    • Petr Kapoun, TRL Space
    • Niklas Österberg, Investment Manager at Arctic Ventures
    • Artem Axelrod, Mission Space
    • Antonio Messeni Petruzzelli, Politecnico di Bari
    • Anja Nakarada Pečujlić, Business Developer at Endurosat
    • Errico Armandillo, Eventech
    • Petr Boháček, TRL Space
    • Grega Milcinski, CEO and co-founder of Sinergise

Deep Tech Atelier will also host the international Deep Tech Start-Up competition and the 19th Commercialization Reactor Ignition Event, which will allow creating a deep tech company in collaboration with pre-selected science-based technology authors.

The two-day conference will offer outstanding international speakers and excellent networking opportunities to enable brand new partnerships and collaborations and provide you with the practical knowledge and skills needed for business development and the commercialization of science.

Considering the current situation, the annual conference will be held in Hanzas Peons or online. Event language – English.