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Euroconsult Symposium on Earth Observation Business

The fourth edition of the Symposium on Earth Observation Business will take place from September 13 to 14 2012 at its usual venue, the Westin Hotel in Paris.

Organized in synergy with the must-attend World Satellite Business Week, this symposium is a unique forum bringing together over 200 EO community representatives from EO satellite operators, manufacturers, launch service providers, data distributors, service providers and end-users (military, civil government and private).

Lively panel discussions and keynote presentations will be given by over 40 high-level speakers from private and public entities before a crowd of their suppliers, customers and peers.

Themes covered will include:

  • Enterprise User Forum: Delivering solutions to key vertical markets (energy, maritime, LBS)
  • Data distributors’ key role in providing access to local markets
  • Development strategies for moderate and high-resolution EO operators
  • Civil government: Securing access to data and building cooperation

Previous attendees or speakers included leading Earth observation companies or institutions such as ESA, NOAA, EUSC, GEO, CEOS, UNOSAT, Astrium Geo-Information, DigitalGlobe, GeoEye, e-GEOS, ImageSat, NGA, German MoD, French MoD, Ball Aerospace, Lockheed Martin, OSC, SSTL, Thales Alenia Space, KSat, Fugro, Google, Microsoft, Total, BP, etc. The umbrella event, the World Satellite Business Week gathered over 450 CEOs, CFOs, Presidents and Directors from key companies such as Gazprom, Boeing, SES, Eutelsat, Iridium, Arianespace, ILS and SpaceX. etc.

The event’s active social program filled with cocktail receptions, coffee breaks and sit-down lunches offers a valuable opportunity to network and meet new business contacts amongst participants that represent the entire EO value chain and all world regions.

To view the detailed agenda including all seven panels, check the event website

For registration or further information, go to or contact Ruth Mandeng: (+33 – 1 49 23 – 7524)