6-7 March 2024

Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre


Andy Bennett

Knowledge Transfer Manager ‑ Space. Innovate UK KTN

Speaker profile

Andy Bennett is the Space lead at Innovate UK KTN using his extensive network and deep knowledge of the sector to support companies and academics developing space technology for launch, satellite telecommunications and in-space manufacturing, and using satellite data in markets as diverse as maritime, finance, infrastructure and agri-food in support of the climate crisis. Andy is the architect of the UK Space Sector Landscape Map and recently co-produced the publication “Meeting Net Zero with the power of place” highlighting the crucial role space plays in solving the challenge of climate change.

Innovate UK KTN


Thursday 08 June


13:40 - 14:30   |   Keynote Theatre

PANEL: Commercialisation and democratisation of earth observation

Andy Bennett

Knowledge Transfer Manager ‑ Space,
Innovate UK KTN

Andre Ronsoehr

Investment Principal,
Seraphim Space

Lucy Kennedy


Geraldine Naja

Director of Commercialisation, Industry and Competitiveness,
European Space Agency (ESA)

Alan Bettridge

Chief Commercial Officer,
Satellite Vu

Professor John Remedios

National Centre for Earth Observation (NCEO)