"HOW CAN FINANCE & INSURANCE BETTER FACILITATE THE DEVELOPMENT OF SPACE ACTIVITIES?"
Thursday 14th April, 2005
08:00 - 08:45 Registration
08:45 - 09:00 Opening by Benito Pagnanelli, President of Pagnanelli Risk Solutions Ltd
09:00 - 09:30 Insurer financial strength - from AAA to CCC explained by Peter Hughes, Director, Standard & Poor's
09:30 - 09:50 Space Insurance Statistics by Christopher Kunstadter, Exec. Vice President, U.S. Aviation Underwriters
09:50 - 10:50 Risk and Finance Managers' Panel
RAMIN KHADEM, Senior Advisor to Chairman & President, Inmarsat
PADRAIG McCARTHY, Senior Vice President & CFO, SES Astra S.A.
TED IGNACY, Vice President, Finance & Treasurer, Telesat Canada
PETER JACKSON, CEO, Asia Satellite Telecommunications Co. Ltd
10:50 - 11:05 Coffee break hosted by Lockheed Martin
11:05 - 13:00 Space Agencies and Satellite Operators' Panel
ANTHONY BOLTON, Director, AHB Consultants LTD.
LARRY J. BOISVERT, President & CEO, Telesat
MICHAEL WHOLLEY, General Counsel, NASA
PHILIPPE COTELLE, Risk Manager, EADS Space Services
CHRIS DE COOKER, ESA
VLADIMIR GLEBSKY, Deputy Director General & CEO, RSCC
KAZUYUKI MIHO, Ass. Snr. Engineer, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:15 Legal and Investors' Panel
RUDOLPH PINO, JR., Senior Partner, Pino & Associates, LLP
PETER D. NESGOS, Partner, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP
NICHOLAS HUGHES, Head of Aerospace Dept., Barlow Lyde & Gilbert
FREDERIC DE TOLDI, Director, Calyon Corporate & Investment Bank
JOHN ORDWAY Partner, Berliner, Corcoran & Rowe, LLP
SEAN GATES, Senior Partner, Gates and Partners
15:15 - 15:30 Coffee break
15:30 - 16:30 Brokers' Panel
JOHN HOWES, Deputy Chairman, I.S.B.
MARCO MELITO, Executive Vice President, Memo Consulting SpA
YAMIN MUSTAFA, Managing Director, Marsh Ltd
PHILIPPE MONTPERT, Chief Operating Officer, AON Explorer
PHILIP SMAJE, Chief Operating Officer, Willis Aerospace
16:30 - 17:30 Insurers and Reinsurers' Panel
SIMON CLAPHAM, Underwriter
MARCO RAMADORO, CEO, Satec Srl
ERNST STEILEN, Head of Space Underwriting, Munich Re.
PIERRE-ERIC LYS, Managing Director, SpaceCo.
CHARLES RUDD, President, XL Insurance
17:30 - 18:00 Discussion, Questions & Answers
18:00 Close of first day
Friday 15th April, 2005
08:00 - 08:30 Registration
08:30 - 08:35 Opening by Benito Pagnanelli, President of Pagnanelli Risk Solutions Ltd
08:35 - 08:50 Computer Simulations in Space - seeing is believing by Stephen Tucker, Senior Partner, Mendes & Mount LLP
08:50 - 09:10 Overview on Space Insurance by Walter Stahel, Vice Secretary General & Director of Risk MGMT, The Geneva Association
09:10 - 11:15 Manufacturers' Panel
HAROLD CAPLAN, Consultant
JIM SIMPSON, Vice President, Boeing Satellite Systems International, Inc.
RICK MASONI, Executive Vice President, Lockheed Martin Comm. Space Systems
DAVID KESLOW, Director, Business Operations, Orbital Sciences Corporation
CHRIS HARRISON, Treasurer, MacDonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd
Launch Providers' Panel
MARK ALBRECHT, President, ILS.
JEAN-YVES LE GALL, CEO, Arianespace
SHOICHIRO ASADA, Director, H-IIA Launch Services Office, MHI, Ltd
11:15 - 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 - 12:30 SpaceShipOne: Winning the X-Prize by Brian Binnie, Astronaut.
12:30 - 13:00 The ‘Galileo Project' by Paul Flament, Administrator, Galileo Unit, European Commission
13:00 - 13:30 Conference conclusions
End of Conference