A World Satellite Business Week event
12-15 Sept. 2016 / The Westin - Paris

The event on the agenda of every top-ranking actor in the satellite industry

The Summit for Satellite Financing is the must-attend executive conference for the global satellite industry, where business leaders come together to gain market insight, strike partnerships and conclude major deals.

Bringing together senior executive participants and speakers representing a whole spectrum of geographical markets and industry sectors and all levels of the value chain, the summit provides a unique opportunity to network and strike business deals with the key leaders and decision makers shaping the evolution of global satellite services.

The next edition will take place September 12-15, 2016 at the Westin hotel in Paris. We will be announcing the program shortly. In the meantime, you can view the 2015 speakers below and the 2015 program here.

Confirmed speakers include

Karim Michel Sabbagh
SES
Luxembourg
Rodolphe Belmer
Eutelsat
Steve Spengler
Intelsat
Daniel Goldberg
Telesat
Rupert Pearce
Inmarsat
United Kingdom
Samer Halawi
Thuraya
United Arab Emirates
Matthew Desch
Iridium
United States
Amit Somani
Yahsat
United Arab Emirates
Huang Baozhong
APT Satellite
China
Tom Choi
ABS
Hong Kong
Gustavo Silbert
Star One
Steve Collar
O3b Networks
Maxim Zayakov
Bulgaria Sat
Bulgaria
Mark Rigolle
LeoSat
George Whitesides
Virgin Galactic
United States
Paul Gaske
Hughes Network Systems
United States
Rick Baldridge
Viasat
United States
Luigi Pasquali
Telespazio
Paul Ziegler
Omline
Dave Davis
Global Eagle Entertainment
United States
Pacôme Révillon
Euroconsult
France
John Celli
SSL
United States
Robert Cleave
Lockheed Martin Commercial Launch Services
United States
Jean-Loïc Galle
Thales Alenia Space
Stéphane israel
Arianespace
France
Guri Bath
Citibank
Gwynne Shotwell
SpaceX
United States
Mark Spiwak
Boeing Satellite Systems International Inc
United States
Ko Ogasawara
MHI
Japan
Richard Currier
SSL
United States
John T. Apostolides
Macquarie Capital
United States
Randy Russell
Deutche Bank Securities
Xavier Bettel
Luxembourg
Romeo A. Reyes
Jefferies
United States
Jean-François Charrier
Airbus Defense & Space
Frank Culbertson
Orbital ATK
United States
Zhiheng Fu
China Great Wall Industry Corporation
China
Jay Monroe
Globalstar
Justin Cadman
Raymond James
Kirk Pysher
ILS
United States
Richard Franklin
Airbus Defense & Space
Vern Smith
Lockheed Martin
Tracey Haslam
Harris Caprock Communications
Clif Marriott
Goldman Sachs International
Arnaud de Rosnay
Airbus Defence and Space
Dominique Giannoni
Thales Inflyt Experience
Don Buchman
ViaSat
Scott Lindell
Lockheed Martin
Mark Bogett
Seraphim Capital
Hesham Khalipha
Arabsat

Testimonials

Satellite being key to building the future digital highways requires all players work together, striving for innovation and meeting market challenges.  WSBW is an enabler offering five days of discussion, debate and deal-making.
Karim Michel Sabbagh, President & CEO,
SES
WSBW is a must-attend event for everyone engaged in the commercial satellite business. Euroconsult does an exceptional job of creating a strong and valuable forum enabling us to exchange on the factors driving our progress.
Michel de Rosen, Chairman,
Eutelsat
Achieving and sustaining success within our evolving industry requires an acute understanding of where we have been, where we are today and where the future is taking us. WSBW provides a unique environment where the industry’s leaders share knowledge, innovation and a vision for the next generation of service offerings.
Bill Tillson, Executive Chairman,
Encompass Digital Media
This event brings together the “who’s who” of space business for a busy week of meetings, presentations and networking. Year after year, it is a priority on our calendar.
Stéphane Israël, Chairman and CEO,
Arianespace

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