Spaceport Norway 2022,
Conference & Expo.


MAIN PROGRAM

Reception by University of Oslo

18:30

Doors open at the new Sommero Hotel

Sommerrogata 1, 0255 Oslo
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19:00

Welcome to the Spaceport Norway 2022 reception

Cecilie Rolstad Denby
Head of department, ITS
UiO
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19:05

UiO and space activities

Svein Stølen
Rector
UiO
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19:15

Andøya Space - current and future activities

Ketil Olsen
CEO
Andøya Space
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19:25

FFI’s space activities and role in the new
master program at UiO

Kenneth Ruud
Director General
FFI
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19:35

Previous and ongoing activities related to facilities on Andøya

Ketil Røed
Professor, Electronics
UiO
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19:45

Introduction to CENSSS and our current mission on Mars

Svein Erik Hamran
Professor
UiO
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20:00

Signing of new cooperation agreement between
University of Oslo and Andøya Space

Svein Stølen
Rector
UiO

Ketil Olsen
CEO
Andøya Space
20:10

Refreshments, Mingling and tours at the Old Observatory

All reception guests
Program ends at 21:00
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Day One: New industry development

08:00

Registration, expo & coffee

The Old Library
Arne Garborgs plass 4
Oslo
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09:00

Welcome to
Spaceport Norway 2022!

Ole Dokka
Founder & Executive Director
Spaceport Norway
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// FOUR PERSPECTIVES //

09:10

OPENING  KEYNOTE
It’s time to be bolder

Geraldine Naja
Director of Commercialisation
European Space Agency (ESA)
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09:30

Norway's future and position as a space nation in Europe

Christian Hauglie-Hanssen
Director General
Norwegian Space Agency (NOSA)
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09:50

We built a market leading, global success - now what?

Rolf Skatteboe
CEO
KSAT
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10:10

Disrupt or die: life as a space start-up in 2022

Adrian Tofting
CEO & Co-Founder
VAKE
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10:30

Setting ambitious goals is easy –
how do we actually reach them?

Sofa chat with
Geraldine Naja
Christian Hauglie-Hanssen
Rolf Skatteboe
Adrian Tofting.

Moderated by
Mari Eldholm
Norwegian Space Agency (NOSA)
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11:00-11:30
BREAK + EXPO

11:30

NORDIC LAUNCH: Pitch Competition (I)

Dr. Stefan Gustafsson
Commercialisation Officer
European Space Agency (ESA)
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salad

12:30-13:30
LUNCH + EXPO

// RESPONSIVE SPACE – VISIONS FOR BUSINESS IN LOW EARTH ORBIT//

13:30

New commercial spaceport, new value chains

Ingrid Hansen
Admin Director

Sandra Blindheim
Operations Manager

Kathrin Kuhn

Orbital Mission Manager

Line Stensby Bogan

Safety Manager

Andøya Space
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14:00

Providing flexible and cost efficient access to space.

Josef Fleischmann
COO
ISAR AEROSPACE
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14:15

The business case for building a smallsat factory in Norway

Truls Andersen
CEO
EIDEL
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14:30

Development of a Norwegian small satellite constellation

Harald Aarø
EVP
Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace (KDA)
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14:45

Government’s vision – developing new space industry in Norway

Jan Christian Vestre
Minister of Trade and Industry
Norwegian Government
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15:00

Will easier access to orbit accelerate growth? What are
the best opportunities and the hardest challenges?

Sofa chat with
Ketil Olsen (Andøya Space)
Josef Fleischmann (Isar Aerospace)
Truls Andersen (EIDEL)
Harald Aarø (Kongsber Defence & Aerospace)

Moderated by
Ole M
orten Olsen
Director, Entreprise Development and Innovation
Norwegian Space Agency (NOSA)
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15:30-16:00
BREAK + EXPO

// SPACE INVESTMENT STRATEGIES //

16:00

Investing in Earth tech with a future in space

Brage Johansen
CEO & Founder
Beyond Centauri
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16:10

Why private capital needs to drive the European space industry

Josef Fleischmann
COO
Isar Aerospace
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16:20

Learning from the past and looking ahead –
the next big play in the space industry

Raphael Roettgen
Managing Director
E2MC
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16:30

Is private capital in Europe ready for space investments?
How can the industry attract more and better investors?

Sofa chat with
Geraldine Naja (European Space Agency)
Josef Fleischmann (Isar Aerospace)
Raphael Roettgen (E2MC)
Bob Lamboray (Luxembourg Space Agency)
Kremena Tosheva (Snö Ventures)

Moderated by
Brage Johansen
CEO & Founder
Beyond Centauri
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17:00

End of Day One –
getting ready for Spaceport Norway Award Dinner

Ole Dokka
Founder & Executive Director
Spaceport Norway
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17:05-19:00
BREAK + EXPO
FREE TIME

// 19:00-22:00 SPACEPORT NORWAY AWARD DINNER  //
(SEPARATE PROGRAM, PRE-REGISTERED ONLY, LIMITED CAPACITY 175 GUESTS)

Day Two: Academia, tech & the future

08:00

Registration, expo & coffee

The Old Library
Arne Garbors plass 4
Oslo
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09:00

Welcome to
Day Two

Ole Dokka
Founder & Executive Director
Spaceport Norway
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// FUTURE SPACE INDUSTRY: ROLE OF ACADEMIA & RESEARCH //

09:05

What does the future of the space activities
in Europe look like - long term perspectives

Francois Spiero
Professor
International Space University (ISU)
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09:20

New master program for space systems from 2023
- ambitions and goals for University of Oslo

Cecilie Rolstad Denby
Head of Department, ITS
University of Oslo (UiO)
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09:35

How NTNU will contribute to Norway and Norwegian
industry being able to achieve their ambitious goals
for the Norwegian space industry

Eirik Sælnes Sivertsen
Project Manager
NTNU Smallsat Lab
NTNU
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09:50

Shaping an inclusive and sustainable pathway
into space - the interplanetary initiative at
Arizona State University

Jessica Rousset
Deputy Director
Interplanetary Initiative
Arizona State University (ASU)
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10:05

Short route to space research and academia –
how they enable rapid innovation to realize
quick return on microsatellite projects

Tonje Nanette Arnesen
Senior Scientist
Norwegian Defence Research Establishment (FFI)

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10:20

Norwegian Space Academy - a new initiative
to provide access to space for academia

Jøran Grande
Project Manager and Vice President
Andøya Space Education
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10:30

How can academia contribute to faster innovation
and improved commercialisation capabilities in the
new space industry?

Sofa chat with
Francois Spiero, International Space University
Cecilie Rolstad Denby, University of Oslo
Eirik Sælnes Sivertsen, NTNU
Jessica Rousset, Arizona State University
Tonje Nanette Arnesen, FFI
Jøran Grande, Andøya Space Education

Moderated by Marianne Moen
Head of communication
Norwegian Space Agency (NOSA)
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11:00-11:30
BREAK + EXPO

11:30

NORDIC LAUNCH: Pitch Competition (II)

Dr. Stefan Gustafsson
Commercialisation Officer
European Space Agency (ESA)
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salad

12:30-13:30
LUNCH + EXPO

PARALELL ONE; START-UP SPOTLIGHT (13:30-14:30)

13:30

Technology for ground investigation globally and in space

Frida Vonstad
Founder & CEO
The Coring Company
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13:40

Intuitive space suits - latest developments

Magnus Arveng
Co-Founder & CEO
NTENTION
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13:50

VR Space Simulators -
preparing for manned missions to the Moon

Felix Gorbatsevich
Managing Director
Pale Blue
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14:00

Sustainable Space Economy -
impact through collaboration

Timo Mustonen
Founder
Sustainable Space Economy
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14:10

ISRU in Norway - introduction to Solsys

Øystein Borgersen
CTO & Co-Founder
Solsys

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14:20

Satellite-based Space Weather
Intelligence System

Ksenia Moskalenko
CEO & Co-Founder
mission space

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PARALELL TWO; TECH SESSIONS (13:30-14:30)

13:30

Norwegian software IP in cooperation with ESA
– now used world-wide

Espen Tallaksen
CEO
EMlogic

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13:40

Digital Twin for space applications

Remi Lanze
Engineer, EPM Technology
JOTNE

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13:50

Introduction to the Obvervation Pyramid -
combining space infrastructure with other platforms

Asgeir Sørensen
Professor
NTNU

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14:00

From climate monitoring on Earth
to manned research bases on the Moon

Sedsel Fretheim Thomassen
Director Programs & Engineering,
Space & Surveillance
Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace (KDA)

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14:10

Next generation propulsion for satellites -
now in orbit

Ane Aanesland
CEO
ThrustMe

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14:20

Technology Development for Life Science
in Space

Ann-Iren Kittang Jost
Head of Department
CIRIS

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14:30-14:35
SHORT BREAK -
BACK TO PLENARY

// NEW BREAKTHROUGHS: SHAPING OUR FUTURE IN SPACE //

14:35

Towards the speed of light -
exploring our solar system faster and cheaper 

Dr. Pete Worden
Chairman
Breakthrough Foundation
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14:50

Space resources as a platform for future global
collaboration and business development

Bob Lamboray
Policy Officer
Luxembourg Space Agency (LSA)
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15:00

The next generation of space explorers: You and me 

Nima J. Shahinian
Strategic Design Lead and private astronaut
DesignIT
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15:10

Next stop, next month: The Moon

Julien-Alexandre Lamamy
Managing Director
iSpace Europe
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15:25

Powering the future with space technology and energy

Daniel Sander Isaksen
Technology Scout
Equinor
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15:35

FINAL KEYNOTE
Vernacular Architecture on the Earth, Moon and Mars

Jakob Lange
Partner
Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)
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15:50

What does the space industry look like in 2030?
Do we have boots on the Moon and Mars?

Sofa chat with
Pete Worden, Breakthrough Foundation
Jakob Lange, BIG
Julien-Alexandre Lamamy, iSpace
Svein-Erik Hamran, UiO & CENSSS
Bob Lamboray, Luxembourg Space Agency
Nima J. Shahinian, DesignIT
Daniel Sander Isaksen, Equinor


Moderated by Arvid Bertheau Johannessen
Lead Human Spaceflight and Exploration
norwegian space agency
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16:30

The winners of NORDIC LAUNCH 2022!

Dr. Stefan Gustafsson
Commercialisation Officer
EUropean space agency
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17:00

Concluding remarks & announcement for 2023

Ole Dokka
Founder & Executive Director
Spaceport Norway
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