Organised by ESA’s Technology Transfer Programme Office (TTPO), the ESA Investment Forum 2009 followed the previous and highly successful editions that took place at the European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC) in the Netherlands. In collaboration with Europe Unlimited, ESA organised the 3rd edition of the ESA Investment Forum in La Hulpe, near Brussels, on the 7 April 2009 with considerable success:
The 2009 ESA Investment Forum fostered the investment in space-related technologies across Europe as shown by the following facts & Figures:
Country of selected presenters (Total 36)
Country of the participants (Total 153)
Participants by role (Total 153)
Based on their sector, each company was assigned to a review session to present before a panel of 5-6 expert reviewers. During the session, reviewers rated each presentation and awarded the Best Presentation Award to the following companies:
The ESA Investment Forums 2010 will take place in Stuttgart and Milan on 19 May and October 2010 respectively!