NewSpace in Africa – Take-off flight to innovation, exploration, transformation

With a new space agency and an upcoming space port on the continent, the African space industry is capturing global attention. Its growth holds promise for international cooperation. Together with Planet Labs and BDI, the Global Perspectives Initiative explores how a joint effort between Europa and Africa can unlock the potential of this growing sector to mutually benefit the neighboring continents. 

Dr. Timiebi AganabaSenior Global Futures Scientist & Assistant Professor of Space and Society, Arizona State University
H.E. Igor César, Ambassador of Rwanda to Germany
Wolfgang Niedermark, Member of the Management Board, BDI
Aaron Nzau, Founder & CEO, SayariLabs
Martin Polak, Senior Director, Public Sector Business, Planet Labs
Kwaku SumahFounder & Managing Director, Spacehubs Africa
Leago Stella TakalaniCEO and Founder, Luvhone Engineering and Consulting Partners

Moderation: Sophia Bogner

The event language is English.

More information coming soon.