The Congress Committee is responsible for all aspects of the ESA events with the exception of the content of the scientific programme. There are several Congress Committee meetings running simultaneously, each dealing with their respective event.

Contact the Congress Committee.


The three Permanent Committee Members include the Chairperson of the Scientific Programme Committee, the Industrial Liaison Officer, and the ESA President, who acts as chairperson.


Stefan De Hert

Stefan De Hert
ESA President

Permanent Members

Zeev Goldik Vice-President
Andreas Hoeft Scientific Committee Chairperson
Marcelo Gama de Abreu Non-officer
Radmilo Jankovic Secretary
Josef Isaac Wichelewski Treasurer
Ann De Groot* Marketing & External Relations Manager
Raffaella Donadio* Scientific Affairs Manager
Marc Gheeraert* ESA Executive Manager
Francis Osei Boahen* Registration Team Leader
Alina Rotaru* Events Assistant
Jennifer Rose* Communication Manager
Nathaly Roux* Events Manager

No voting rights

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