6-7 March 2024

Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre


Sam Adlen

Chief Strategy Officer. Satellite Applications Catapult

Speaker profile

Sam is responsible for developing a strategy that best supports UK growth. Following a PhD
working on a NASA Mars mission, Sam held senior space sector strategy roles in Vega and
Finmeccanica and was Lead Technologist for Space at Innovate UK. He is a Non-Executive
Director of the Satellite Finance Network, Co-founder of the UKSpace IOSM working group and
Spatial Finance Initiative and co-chair of the Space Energy Initiative.

Satellite Applications Catapult


Thursday 08 June


15:40 - 16:30   |   Keynote Theatre

PANEL: Creating new economies in space

Doron Zauer

General Partner,
Earth & Beyond Ventures

Sam Adlen

Chief Strategy Officer,
Satellite Applications Catapult

Simon Reid

Managing Director, UK,

Elizabeth Seward

Head of Space Strategy & Future Business,
BAE Systems Digital Intelligence

Dr Craig Brown

Investment Director

Nikolai Khlystov

Lead for Future of Space,
World Economic Forum