15th May 2020
ESSC 59th Plenary Meeting
The European Space Science Committee (ESSC), Committee, composed of 31 scientists, virtually met for their 59th plenary meeting on the 15th of May. The physical meeting, previously planned to be hold in Granada at the same dates, had to be cancelled due to Covid-19 crisis.
The meeting was attended by 40 participants including the ESSC members, the ESSC Secretariat, and the representatives from European and International institutions, such as the European Space Agency (ESA), the European Commission (EC), the Committee on Space Research (COSPAR) and the Space Studies Board and Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board (SSB).
Director of Earth Observation Programmes, European Space Agency
Head of EO Department "Science, Applications and Climate", European Space Agency
Policy Officer in Energy Technologies, European Commission
SSB/ASEB Board Director, Space Studies Board (USA), ex-officio member
Director of Science Programmes (SCI), European Space Agency
Senior Programme Manager, European Commission
Human and Robotic Exploration, European Space Agency
ESF Chief Executive Officer, ex-officio member
Executive Director, COSPAR, ex-officio member