ESA Director general Jan Woerner talks about the the role of Space in the future of Europe20 July 2016 While facing challenges such as terrorism, economic crisis and rampant Euroscepticism, it is of the utmost importance that we sustain our European values and give positive signs for the future. Europe’s heritage has many facets including freedom, demo...
Foreword to European Space Directory 2016 02 May 2016
Foreword to European Space Directory 2016 02 May 2016 At the start of a new space age The European Space Agency (ESA) is entering a new phase in which space has become a day-to-day business, involving new actors and efforts. Current global challenges, such as migration, climate change, demographic devel...
Life could have existed under Martian surface – DG Interview by Horizon Magazine01 March 2016 They’re sending a spacecraft to check. There could have been life under the surface of Mars, according to Jan Woerner, Director General of the European Space Agency, which in March is launching its ExoMars mission to find out.
Moon Village: humans and robots together on the Moon01 March 2016
Moon Village: humans and robots together on the Moon01 March 2016 ESA’s Director General Jan Woerner interview on his proposal of a Moon Village, the quest for exploration and 3D printing in space.
ESA DG signs MoU with European Polar Board03 February 2016
ESA DG signs MoU with European Polar Board03 February 2016 On 3 February, the Chair of the European Polar Board (EPB), Maaike Vancauwenberghe, and the ESA Director General, Jan Woerner, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at ESA's headquarters in Paris.
Replay: ESA Director General Jan Woerner meets the Press15 January 2016
Replay: ESA Director General Jan Woerner meets the Press15 January 2016 On Friday, 15 January 2016, ESA Director General Jan Woerner meets the media at ESA headquarters in Paris, to provide an overview of ESA’s achievements in 2015 and the opportunities ahead in 2016. Streaming began at 09:00 CET (08:00 GMT). Watch the...