53rd Plenary Meeting

Athens, Greece, 1-2 June 2017

The European Space Science Committee (ESSC), Committee composed of 32 scientists met for their 53rd plenary meeting on 1-2 June at the Academy of Athens in Greece. The meeting was attended by 39 participants including Representatives of the Academy of Athens, University of Athens, National Observatory of Athens, Greek General Secretariat for Research and Technology, European Institute of Law, Science and Technology, Si-Cluster, JAXA, ESA, EC, SSB/NAS and COSPAR.

Agenda (pdf)


  • Dr. Dionysia-Theodora Avgerinopoulou, represented by Ms. Katerina Stolis, European Institute of Law, Sicence and Technology, GR
  • Dr. Maurice Brogeaud, ESA
  • Dr. Ioannis A. Daglis, University of Athens, GR
  • Dr. Jean-Louis Fellous, COSPAR, FR
  • Dr. Jason Hatton, ESA
  • Dr. Patricia Kyprianidou, Secretary General for Research and Technology, GR
  • Dr. Mats Ljungqvist, EC
  • Dr. Michael Moloney, Space Science Board, US
  • Dr. Arvind Parmar, ESA
  • Prof. Manolis Plionis, Athens Observatory, GR
  • Dr. Jorge-A. Sanchez-P, Si-Cluster, GR
  • Dr. Chi Wang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, CN
  • Dr. Toru Yamada, Institute of Space and Astronautical Science (ISAS), JP
  • Prof. Christos Zerefos, Academy of Athens, GR

Publicly available presentations

53rd ESSC Plenary Album​​​​​​​