Polish-German Space Industry Symposium hosted by OHB System AG
On September 12, 2013 OHB System AG hosted the third day of the Polish-German Space Industry Symposium in Bremen. Marco Fuchs, CEO of OHB AG and OHB System AG, and Dr. Gerd Gruppe, a member of the Executive Board of the German Aerospace Center DLR, welcomed the Polish Delegation under the lead of Mrs. Otylia Trzaskalska-Stroinska, Director of the Department for Innovation and Indsutry, Ministry of Economy of Poland.
Coordinated by the DLR and the Polish Space Industry Association, discussions of potential and future partnerships were held. The companies presented their capabilities and visions and agreed to continue the talks in further bilateral meetings to intensify and extend the joint activities. The results of the Symposium will also be passed on by the agencies to additional companies and institutions in both countries to widen the perspective. Marco Fuchs said that he greatly appreciated the possibilities for joint activities with the industry of the new ESA member state Poland. Dr. Gerd Gruppe added that the technological expertise demonstrated was well suited to offering benefits the European citizens, something which was driving the need for space-based solutions.