Based on the international scope of the HPS space business as well as on the function of the company ́s CEO as spokesperson for the association of the German space SME, ESA and other institutions invite HPS as a trusted partner to programmatic consultations with strategic impact on space economics. Among the big players of the branch HPS assumes the role as voice for the medium sized sector of space.

At the High Level Forum, ESA 2016

„Competitiveness and Growth of the European Space Industry“
HPS-CEO Dr. Pfeiffer and heads of Europe ́s space industry and agencies.

IAC 2018: Stronger Role of SME in Value Chain without Alternative

At the occasion of the Public Day at the world´s largest space congress IAC this year in Bremen ESA invited the heads of space industry from Europe, America and South Africa to discuss the crucial question that will probably dominate the ESA Ministerial Council in 2019: Which role and participation need SME to take in the value chain, and how can respective goals be reached?

Dr. Ernst K. Pfeiffer, CEO of HPS GmbH and spokesman of the large central German SME association emphazised the importance of ESA´s latest moves towards strengthening the role of SME in the value chain and invited the CEOs of present LSI, like Nicolas Chamussy, Head of Space at Airbus Group, Marco Fuchs, CEO of OHB, and Lockheed-Vicepresident Lisa Callahan to direct discussions about the promotion of SME-roles in space production.