ESPI_webnews_15052012_19 15 May 2012. Around 100 guests had followed ESPI’s invitation to join Roy Gibson, first Director General of ESA and BNSC, and André Lebeau, former Deputy Director General of ESA, former Director General of Meteo France and former President of CNES, for their podium discussion of their experiences in the space domain.


On 15 May 2012 Hotel Pullman Paris Tour Eiffel was the venue for a podium discussion between Roy Gibson and André Lebeau. The around 100 guests were treated to a smorgasbord of fundamental insights, witty observations and illuminating recollections. The evening concluded with a reception where many used the occasion to talk directly to the discussants and to get them to sign the book, Recollections, which is the record of an extensive interview with Roy Gibson by André Lebeau.




from left: André Lebeau, Roy Gibson and Peter Hulsroj

from left: André Lebeau, Roy Gibson and Peter Hulsroj

André Lebeau

Roy Gibson

Roy Gibson



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