European Planetary Science Congress 2017
17–22 September 2017
Radisson Blu Hotel Latvija | Riga | Latvia

Industry day

There will be 1½ days dedicated to industry-relevant sessions: Tuesday, 19 September and the morning of Wednesday,
20 September 2017. Keynote speakers at the conference include:

  • Former two-time Latvian President, Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga
  • Former Estonian Parliament Head, Ene Ergma
  • Luxembourg Ministry of the Economy, Mathias Link
  • Latvian Minister of Finance, Dana Reizniece-Ozola

The programme over the two days includes the following sessions:

  • In space resource utilisation
  • Interplanetary nanosatellites, CubeSats/SmallSats
  • Future Planetary missions and instrumentation
  • Advances Planetary Mapping, Geographic Information Techniques, and Data Mining
  • Space mission projects and concepts relevant to SMEs/industry - 3 minute show & tell workshop

Cost of attendance

Registration costs are €150 including tax, and a poster presentation opportunity. Further sponsorship options are available. Please see here.


Marcell Tessenyi (
Europlanet Industry Officer

Europlanet industry invite