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ArianeGroup focuses on innovation and decarbonization in the space industry at the Hello Tomorrow Global Summit 03-17-2023 |  3 minutes


A major event of Deep Tech Days, the Hello Tomorrow Global Summit aimed attention at innovation and today’s toughest global challenges.

The two-day event, held in Paris on March 9 and 10, gave startups, major companies, and investors an opportunity to share ideas and showcase their projects. ArianeGroup was obviously in the thick of it.

@ArianeGroup – Hello Tomorrow Global Summit

@ArianeGroup – Hello Tomorrow Global Summit

H2 Explore: ArianeGroup and Safran join forces towards a zero-emission future

The companies, who shared a stand at this year’s event, highlighted space innovations and the issue of decarbonization. TheH2 Explore project aims to identify and work with startups on innovative and research-oriented hydrogen-related projects. Safran and ArianeGroup believe that this pivotal element presents a relevant and technologically feasible contribution to targeting zero emissions. Sébastien Veyry, innovation manager, and Philippe Briant, R&T and future tech partnerships manager, were manning the stand at the event. Philippe says:

“Reaching out of the space and aviation sector through cross-industry innovation is a means to discover startups from other fields with whom it could be interesting to work. That is what the Hello Tomorrow Global Summit is all about.”

SUSIE: space innovation star

A mockup of SUSIE, ArianeGroup’s concept for a space freighter vehicle/reusable rocket upper stage, was on display in the stand area dedicated to space, and was a real draw for visiting companies.

At the round table discussion entitled Satellite constellations: impacts & opportunities, Mathieu Chaize, project manager (civil programs), presented ArianeGroup’s expertise in the field and ambitions for future directions.

@ArianeGroup – Hello Tomorrow Global Summit

A big hit for ArianeGroup

This year’s Hello Tomorrow Global Summit was a big success for ArianeGroup. The event provided a context in which for the company was able strengthen its relationship with the startups already involved the H2 Explore program and meet new, exciting potential partners for building the future of the space industry. A demonstration of ArianeGroup’s role as a leading driver of European innovation.