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Key Note Speakers

Jean-Loup Terraillon 

KeyNote title: 
"Will Model Based System Engineering deployment impact Product Assurance?"

Jean-Loup TERRAILLON is an aeronautical engineer. He has 10 years of experience in aircraft embedded software and 27 years at ESA/ESTEC as Data Handling engineer, then Software Engineering section head, and now Software Systems Lead Engineer. He is also Discipline Focal Point for the ECSS-E40, Avionics competence domain lead, and co-chair of the Estec Software Licensing Board. His current interests are avionics and model based system engineering. 

Benoit Frezouls 

Key-Note title : 
"New SW engineering context and practices"
Mr Frezouls' exprience and expertise is based on the various Space projects:
- CNES Ground segment architect - Gaia ESA mission (2007 - 2015)
- 2007 - 2013 : CU4 (Non-Single Stars, Solar System Objects, Extended Objects) technical coordinator - in charge of supporting scientists in the definition of the processing chains and in the development and integration of their algorithms in the CNES Data Processing Center.
-  2011 - 2015 : CNES Data Processing Center system manager - in charge of the preparing the CNES Data Processing Center for operations/data exploitation. 
- 2014 - 2015 : CU6 (Spectroscopic Processing) technical coordinator
-Flight Software engineer (2015-2019)
- IASI-NG payload, Taranis platform and payload, X-IFU payload
- CNES Flight Software department manager (2019

Lothar Winzer 

KeyNote title: 
"Implementing a Software PA programme effectively and efficiently - aspects that frequently are neglected." 

After his study of computer science Mr. Winzer worked for several years in the area of aeronautics and Command, Control and Communication (C3) Systems. In 1990 he joined the Product Assurance and Safety Department of the European Space Agency. During his almost 30 years in ESA Mr. Winzer worked primarily in the area of Software Product Assurance with some temporary assignments as Product Assurance and Safety Manager (in Navigation Projects) and as Head of Division in the Technical Directorate. The last years of his career he was the Agency’s Lead Software Product Assurance Engineer