The Toulouse Space show, a major global forum dedicated to novel Space solutions, highlighting future trends & the new Space economy, will take place from the 26th to the 28th of June 2018 at the Pierre Baudis congress center in Toulouse.
This major event is attended by more than 3000 worldwide participants including leading stakeholders and decision-makers: entrepreneurs, Space Agency directors, executives of key organizations and political leaders from 46 countries. This year, the forum focuses on the emergence of NewSpace, internationalization, innovations and ruptures. This year, China will be the guest of honor and several events will highlight the country’s achievements and ambitions.
150 international exhibitors are participating in this edition, with Greece being one of them represented by 10 companies. On the 27th of June, a Greek-French networking event is organized by CNES, the Hellenic Space Agency, the Aerospace Valley and si-Cluster.
The international start-up village will host more than 50 startups that develop new applications, technologies, infrastructures and supports for the Space industry. Finally, the Toulouse Space Show hosts the ActInSpace Hackathon national and international finals. It is an international competition organized simultaneously on the five continents, in 32 countries and 65 cities.
The last day of the forum is open to the general public, featuring exhibitions, roundtables and talks. French astronaut Thomas Pesquet is one of the invited speakers in the context of the “Space in my future” talk.