56th Plenary Meeting

The Royal Society, London, United Kingdom 27-28 November 2018

The European Space Science Committee (ESSC), Committee composed of 31 scientists met for their 56th plenary meeting on 27-28 November at The Royal Society, London (UK). The meeting was attended by 33 participants including representatives of the European Space Agency (ESA), the European Commission (EC), the Committee on Space Research (COSPAR), the Space Studies Board and Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board (SSB), Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (RAL) Space, and the UK Space Agency (UKSA).

Agenda (pdf)


  • Dr. Maurice Borgeaud, ESA/Earth Observation Department: Science, Applications and Climate
  • Dr. Jean-Louis Fellous, COSPAR, FR
  • Dr. Colleen Hartman,SSB, US
  • Mr. Chris Lee, UKSA, UK
  • Dr. Mats Ljungqvist, EC/DG GROW
  • Dr. David Parker,ESA/Human Spaceflight and Robotic Exploration
  • Prof. Mark McCaughrean, ESA/Science and Technology
  • Prof. Christopher Mutlow, RAL Space, UK
  • Ms. Rosemary Young, UKSA, UK


56 ESSC Plenary Album