Secretary General, NEREUS
Since 2009 Secretary General of NEREUS (Network of European Regions Using Space Technologies) Roya Ayazi heads its the Brussels/Belgium based secretariat. Representing the network at EU-level, Roya’s core responsibilities comprise advocacy and political interest representation towards the European institutions and the European Space Agency, international networking and collaborations as well as the overall coordination of the network activities. Roya is a member of the Horizon2020-Space Advisory Group of the European Commission. Holding for almost 15 years positions in European Affairs, Roya is trained with two German Juridical State Exams.