Welcome to the website of the seventh annual Conference on European space policy.
“EU SPACE POLICY CONFRONTED WITH THE RISING DEMAND FOR SERVICES AND APPLICATIONS”
Brussels – 27 & 28 January 2015 - European Commission - Charlemagne Building
As Europe emerges from a serious financial, economic fiscal and social crisis, stronger European industrial competitiveness is vital as a driver for reviving economic growth and job creation. The space manufacturing and service sectors continued to grow in the recession and are perfectly placed to make a strong contribution to one of the main aims assigned to the Union's work over the coming years by the European Council in its recent « Strategic Agenda for the Union in times of change »: invest and prepare our economies for the future.
In this perspective, at least three crucial aspects of the work of the EU should be reinforced and developed:
With this set of challenges in mind, the Conference will offer to stakeholders from the space sector, industry, users and European and national decision-makers, the opportunity: