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ABOUT US

our organisation.

Space Innovation has three distinct governing bodies; the Board of Directors, the Steering Committee and the Annual Assembly.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The BoD is composed of a representative of ETH Zürich, EPFL and ESA. The members of the board of directors are:

  • Ursula Oesterle (Vice President for Innovation at EPFL)
  • Vanessa Wood (Vice Presiden for Knowledge Transfer and Corporate Relations at ETH Zürich)
  • Daniel Neuenschwander (Director of Space Transportation at ESA – European Space Agency)

STEERING COMMITTEE

The Steering Committee is composed of six members representing ETH Zürich, EPFL, the non-industrial members and the industrial members of Space Innovation.

The academic/RTO and industrial representatives are elected by the members of Space Innovation at the Annual Assembly for a two-year period.

A representative of the Swiss Space Office (SSO) is attending the meetings as a standing Member without voting right.

The members of the Steering Committee are:

  • Ana-Maria Madrigal, CSEM (RTO representative)
  • Elisabetta Rugi, Thales Alenia Space (Industry representative)
  • Fabrice Rottmeier, Almatech (Industry representative)
  • Marcel Egli, Hochschule Luzern (Academia representative)
  • Markus Rothacher (Chair, ETH Zürich representative)
  • Julia Binder (EPFL representative)

ANNUAL ASSEMBLY

The annual meeting is the yearly gathering of all members of the SSC.

DOCUMENTS

Download our Terms of References or our Annual Reports by clicking on the buttons below.

Terms of References

ToR

Annual Reports