Space Innovation Forum 9 – Testbeds for Space


Test environments are crucial in order to develop innovations faster and better.

How can we collaborate to develop existing and new testbeds for space that attract innovations, jobs and investments to our region?

Come join the conversation and learn more about testbeds for space. We’re looking forward to two days of learning key insights from inspiring speakers and workshopping ideas on how we can make the most of the opportunities for the future.

Programme 4-5 September

4 September 2019 (Students welcome)

12.00   Registration & lunch at Space Campus (Industry & stakeholders only)

13.00   Welcome and the latest news from RIT 2021
Johanna Bergström Roos, LTU Business

13.15   Introduction SIF9 ”Testbeds for Space”
Olle Norberg, Luleå University of Technology

13.30   Summer Innovation Programme Results
Christopher Frisk, LTU Business & students

14.00   Keynote “Testbeds create growth”
Markus Gustafsson, PRIME

14.45   Testbed Esrange
Philip Påhlsson, SSC

15.30   Coffee break

16.00   Testbeds at Space Campus in Kiruna
Mate Kerengyi, IRF and Élcio Jeronimo de Oliveira, Luleå University of Technology

16.30   Campus Testbeds in Luleå
Anna Öhrvall Rönnbäck och Olle Persson, Luleå University of Technology

16.45   The National Space Data Lab
Tor Björn Minde, RiSE SiCS ICE

17.00   Wrap up and bus to Camp Ripan

19.00   Dinner at Camp Ripan (Industry & stakeholders only)


5 September 2019 (Industry & stakeholders only)

08.00   Welcome and introduction to the workshop
Johanna Bergström Roos and Olle Norberg

08.10   Global Watch Center: ”Space is a sustainable and green business”
Stefan Gustafsson, SSC

08.40     Success Factors for Creating Testbeds
Lisa Ek & Niklas Grönberg, LTU Business

09.10     Workshop: “How can we Further Develop our Space Testbeds?”
Lisa Ek & Niklas Grönberg, LTU Business

10.00   Coffee 

11.20   Workshop presentations

11.45   Panel: Outcome from Space Innovation Forum – Testbeds for Space

12.00   Closing remarks

12.15   Lunch


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