Volker Liebig

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University Professor and former ESA director for Earth Observation Programmes
Institute for Space Systems, University of Stuttgart

He was Earth Observation Director of ESA for twelve years. He is co-author of the Baveno Manifesto (Global Monitoring for Environment and Security) and implemented the space component of Copernicus. He began his career in polar research and was later Program Director of the German Space Programme.

Volker Liebig on the Schedule 2024