Veronica La Regina

Strategy & Innovation Team, Rhea Technology

Currently Strategy and Business Development officer at RHEA, where she initiated business coach services for NewSpace start-ups and the engagement of new comers, e.g. Blockchain stakeholders in the Space community. She is also appointed at ESA – ESTEC as Business Innovation Expert of the Commercial Partnerships’ initiative for space exploration in the Directorate of Human and Robotic Exploration. Previously worked for the ESA – Technology Transfer Programme Office, and at the Department of International Relations of the Italian Space Agency (ASI). Even before worked at the European Space Policy Institute in Vienna, at the International Space University in Strasbourg, Telespazio SpA in Rome, Wave Energy Centre in Lisbon and as researcher at different universities in Europe and in the USA. She has been a climate-KIC coach since 2012. Veronica holds a Master Degree in System Engineering from Electronic Engineering Department, a Master Degree in Space Policy, a PhD in Economics and a full Graduation in Law.

Recently she has been awarded as Leader by the Italian Branch of the Business Professional Women.


Programme sessions

14:30 – 15:30

How space-enabled applications are impacting daily life

For the UK space industry to reach its target of 10% of the global space market by 2030, many more space-enabled applications will need to be developed and adopted in the UK and beyond. Many of the 80 space organisations at the Harwell Space Cluster are already developing applications that will help companies save money and improve lives globally. This all female panel will highlight a few of these and the potential applications of the future in 2019 and beyond.

Who should attend?  Anyone who wants to know how the world around them is impacted by space and how space-enabled applications will drive the UK economy in the future. The speakers you will be hearing from will be major players in the future of the space industry, so see them here first!

Location: John Henry Brookes Lecture Theatre
Speakers: Paulette ElliottLucy KennedyRegina Lally, Veronica La Regina and Roberta Mugellesi Dow

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