Science from an Operational Mission: An L5 Consortium Meeting

Objectives for the meeting include:

  • Agreeing the continuing need for an operational mission to L5
  • Confirm good science can be achieved from an operational mission
  • Discuss the instrumentation to be included within the spacecraft
  • Demonstrate to key stakeholders that there is a global interest and need for an Operational Mission to L5


Please see the agenda for the L5 Consortium meeting.

Confirmed Keynote Speakers

Tom BergerSetting the Operational Context for L5
Lika GuhathakurtaScience from an Operational Mission
Sir Mark WalportThe Importance of Space Weather to the UK
Juha-Pekka LuntamaL5 mission from the perspective of the ESA SSA system
Ewan HaggertySatellite Operators Perspective and Requirements
Andrew RichardsNational Grid Perspective and Requirements

Lunch and refreshments will be provided on each day of the event.

Two evening receptions have also been organised free of charge to attendees:

  • Tuesday 12 May there will be a cruise down the Thames
  • Wednesday 13 May there will be a reception at the Royal Astronomical Society.