Join ESA astronaut Matthias Maurer on Thursday, 20 January, in a live call from the International Space Station, from 14:00 GMT/15:00 CET, talking with prominent experts and industry leaders, to explore how space research can improve life on our planet.

ESA Director General Josef Aschbacher will take part in a panel discussion with Al Gore, Chris Kemp and Sarah bint Yousif Al Amiri, followed by a one-on-one conversation between ESA astronaut Matthias Maurer and Rebecca Blumenstein, deputy managing editor of the New York Times.

Watch live here on #ESAwebTV.

Organised in partnership with the World Economic Forum.

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