News | 06.03.2019

EPIC Workshop 2019 in ESTEC

The EPIC PSA is pleased to announce that the EPIC workshop 2019 on the Space Electric Propulsion SRC H2020 activities will be held in ESTEC during 21-23 October 2019, organized by ESA and the EPIC PSA.



The EPIC Workshop 2019 will be held on 21-23 October 2019 in ESTEC, The Netherlands at Newton meeting room and will be organized by ESA and EPIC.


  • Interested speakers presentation proposals: title, description of the presentation, and speaker: 26 June (EPIC Abstract Submission Portal)
  • EPIC notification of acceptance based on relevance for the workshop and invitation to speakers: 1st July
  • EPIC preliminary programme publication: 15th July
  • General registration opens: 1st Sept
  • General registration closes: 30th Sept
  • EPIC final programme publication: 30th Sept
  • Invited speakers submission of final presentation material: 14th Oct
  • Workshop dates: 21st-23th Oct


Present the Horizon 2020 Electric Propulsion SRC activities to the EP community and stakeholders and to collect and assess the latest EP technology developments in Europe.

The Preliminary Programme will be published on this web and will cover the following sessions:

  • PSA and SRC progress and activities (EC, REA, EPIC PSA),
  • Outline of Horizon 2020 Space Work Programe 2018-2020 topics for Electric Propulsion SRC (EC, REA), in particularly the EP SRC Call 2020 text and guidelines,
  • Round table and stakeholders interaction on Satellite Constellations & EP (invited speakers),
  • Incremental SRC OGs: objectives, proposed approach, team, progress, and results (CHEOPS, GIESEPP, HEMPT-NG),
  • Disruptive SRC OGs: objectives, proposed approach, team, progress, and final results (GaNOMIC, HiperLoc-EP, MINOTOR),
  • Round table and stakeholders interaction on CubeSats & EP (invited speakers),
  • New developments on EP Technologies, promising thrusters and transversal technologies (open to speakers),


Open from 1th Sept until 30th Sept!

The number of participants to this workshop is limited due to the limited availability of seats at the venue, so the registration of non-speakers will be accepted on a “first come, first served” basis. Online registration is required and it will be open on this web:



The venue will be the Newton meeting room at ESTEC, at Keplerlaan 1, 2201 AZ Noordwijk – The Netherlands. Download practical information, on how to get to ESTEC.

We look forward to welcoming you in ESTEC for what will undoubtedly be a fruitful workshop!