STATION F, 5 Rue Eugène Freyssinet, 75013 Paris, France

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Event Date Wed Apr 6 CEST - Thu Apr 7 CEST (about 2 months ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Tue Apr 5 6:00pm - Wed Apr 6 6:00pm
Location STATION F
5 Rue Eugène Freyssinet, 75013 Paris, France
Region EMEA

Raising awareness about cybersecurity for space assets and data

Today, many critical services on Earth depend on the collection and transmission of data by satellites. According to Allied Market Research, downstream services relying on satellite data will represent a $19,36B market by 2027 at a CAGR of 19,1%.

Ensuring the confidentiality, integrity and availability of space data against cyber threats is a new challenge as satellites have historically been designed to be reliable and not secure.

In addition, recent trends such as software-defined satellites, usage of COTS components, in-orbit reconfigurations, intelligence on board, quantum technologies, etc are making space assets and data more and more vulnerable to cyber-attacks.

This event aims at bringing together the space and IT security communities to build a European ecosystem capable to respond to the current and future challenges faced by the European space industry.

What to expect?
Addressing both technical and business issues
• Technical Keynotes
Throughout the 2-day event to take the time to deep dive into each topic. Invited speakers are space industry leaders, hackers, cybersecurity experts addressing all the hot topics related to space assets and data security. The target audience are space engineers.

• Hacking Demos
We are inviting ethical hackers to demonstrate how they can hack and recover an orbiting satellite belonging to the European Space Agency (ESA), see the open call Hack CYSAT below.

• Executive Day
On the first day afternoon, the event will host an executive session dedicated to C-Level executives, top level representatives of institutions and agencies, as well as political leaders and decision-makers, all sharing their vision of the European strategy towards secure and sovereign space assets and data.


2022 Speakers

Mathieu Bailly

Philippe Rosius
Head of the Security Operations Monitoring Department, EUSPA

Christian Rückriegel
Senior Consultant, SME Security Management for Space Solutions

Frank Schubert,
Managing Director, Airbus Cybersecurity

Wendy Ng
Cloud Security Architect, OneWeb

Florent Rizzo,
CEO and Analyst, CyberInflight

Etienne Gérain
CEO, Priamos

Adrian Nish
Head of Cyber, BAE Systems

Adrian Perrig
co-founder and board member, Anapaya Systems

Danilo D'Elia
VP Global Public Affairs & Strategic Outreach, YesWeHack

Nicolas Chaillan
Former Air Force and Space Force Chief Software Officer

Frank Löber
VP German Space Department, CGI

Walther Ballheimer,
CEO, Reflex Aerospace

Pierre-Yves Jolivet,
VP Cyber Defence Solutions Business Line, Thales

Miguel Angel Molina Cobos
Deputy Manager of GMV Space, GMV

Sethu Saveda Suvanam,
CEO, ReOrbit

Christine Leurquin,
Director Strategy, European Institutions, Belgium and Luxembourg, RHEA Group

Gerald Pfeifer,
VP Products CTO, SUSE

Arnaud Guerin,
CEO, Preligens

Thomas Girard,
VP Cybersecurity, CS Group

Frederic Tourret
Head of Strategic Initiatives and Developments, LuxTrust,

Thomas Toth
ethical hacker and embedded hardware security expert

Dr Andrei Costin,
Assistant Professor in Cyber Security at University of Jyväskylä

Yannick Roelvink
ISAE, Supaero

Jens Freymuth
TU, Berlin

Johannes Willbold
Ruhr, University Bochum

Emna Amri,
Director of Innovation, CYSEC

Eric Brier
CTO Cyber Defence Solutions, Thales

Simon Reid

Hassan Aouisse
CTO, Stellar

Baptiste Maréchal
Lead Software Engineer Coactum,

Sylvain Guilley
CTO Secure-IC

Adrian Nish
Head of Cyber at BAE Systems Applied Intelligence

David de la Hoz,
Security Architect, GMV

Giovanni Pecorar
Matteo Merialdo and Patrick Hebrard, RHEA Group

Emiliano Pandolfi
Cyber Security Architect for Aerospace Applications Airbus Cybersecurity

Thomas Girard
VP Cybersecurity CS Group

Sylvain Daumas
Manager of Governance and Compliance, SCASSI

Patrick Bory
Defence and Space Skill Center Leader, SCASSI

Franck Perrin
Head of Discipline Cybersecurity, Platform and Infrastructure Thales Alenia Space

Giovanni Pandolfi Bortoletto
Chief Strategy Officer LeafSpace

Bertrand Leconte
Ground Segment Security, Airbus Defense and Space

Julien Airaud
Cybersecurity Program Manager, CNES

Gaurav Lanjekar
CTO, Leanspace

José Achache
CEO, Altyn

Mathieu Bailly


Francois Gauthier

Vincet Riou
Avisa, Partners

Florent Rizza

Simon Seminari

Charlotte Van Camp

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors

• Airbus
• Leafspace
• Priamos
• Scassi
• Thales
• Yes We Hack
• Rhea Group

• In Cyber
• Euroconsult