Countdown to #ERC2023


Industry experts

Every year, world-class specialists, industry leaders and scientists gather at the ERC. Among them are astronauts, experts of the largest technology companies, leaders of space agencies and researchers from universities around the world.

Robert D. Cabana

Associate Administrator at NASA

Maria Antonietta Perino – Thales Alenia Space

Maria Antonietta Perino

Director, Thales Alenia Space

Steve Jurczyk

Associate Administrator at NASA


Artemis Westenberg

CEO, Explore Mars Europe

Gernot Groemer – Austrian Space Forum

Dr. Gernot Groemer

Founder, Austrian Space Forum

Gianfranco Visentin – European Space Agency

Gianfranco Visentin

Automation and Robotics lead, ESA

Grzegorz Wrochna – Polska Agencja Kosmiczna

Grzegorz Wrochna

President, Polish Space Agency

Andrea Merlo – Thales Alenia Space

Andrea Merlo

Head of Robotics, Thales Alenia Space