6-7 March 2024

Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre


Professor Stephen Hobbs

Professor of Space Sensing and Systems. Cranfield University

Speaker profile

Professor Hobbs leads the Space Group at Cranfield University. He has active research work in sensor systems for space and remote sensing applications. He has over 30 years’ experience of teaching space engineering at postgraduate level and of planning and reviewing taught courses. His technical expertise is remarkably broad and includes spaceborne radar (technology and applications), space system engineering, “clean space”, atmospheric science, sensor system / instrumentation development, signal processing and mathematical modelling. Professor Hobbs has led major research projects for a variety of funding agencies, including most recently the European Space Agency.

Cranfield University

Cranfield University




Thursday 08 June


14:40 - 15:30   |   Keynote Theatre

PANEL: LEO, MEO, and GEO: Building a multi-orbit enterprise future

Dr Joanna Hart

Space Partnership Director,
Space Partnership

Craig Miller

President, Government Systems,
Viasat, Inc.

Chris Moore CBE

Air Vice-Marshal (Retired), Vice President Defence & Security & Chief Information Security Officer,

Professor Stephen Hobbs

Professor of Space Sensing and Systems,
Cranfield University

Dr Junayd Miah

Science Adviser – C4 ISR,
UK Space Command

Dr Craig Brown

Investment Director