EUTELSAT IGO Meetings
44th meeting of the Advisory Committee
Paris, 14-15 February 2019
41st meeting of the Assembly of Parties
Paris, 10-11 April 2019
43rd Meeting of the Advisory Committee
The Advisory Committee met on 14 December 2018 in Paris for its 43rd meeting. Since March 2017 the Committee is composed of representatives of the Parties of France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Poland, Portugal and Switzerland and works under the chairmanship of Mr Dietmar Plesse of Germany. The Parties of Belgium and Croatia attended the last meeting as Observers.
One of the matters currently being examined by the Committee is a revision of the Staff Regulations of the EUTELSAT IGO Secretariat. The Committee will continue its review of this subject at its next meeting on 14-15 February 2019 with a view to make recommendations to the Assembly of Parties in April 2019.
39th meeting of the Joint Commission
The 39th meeting of the Joint Commission between Eutelsat S.A. and EUTELSAT IGO took place in Paris on 15 November 2018 during which results for the past and current fiscal years were presented.
42nd Meeting of the Advisory Committee
The Advisory Committee of the Assembly of Parties to the EUTELSAT Convention, composed of representatives of France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Poland, Portugal and Switzerland, held its forty-second meeting on 28 September 2018 in Paris. Representatives of the Parties of Spain and Turkey attended as observers and the Chairman of the 40th Assembly of Parties Frédéric Labarrère attended as a guest.
The Executive Secretary of EUTELSAT reported on activities of the Secretariat since the last meeting of the Committee, on the observance of the Basic Principles and presented the results for the period July 2017 to June 2018. The Advisory Committee continued its review of the proposed changes to the EUTELSAT Secretariat Staff Regulations and pension scheme.
Michel Azibert, Deputy CEO of Eutelsat Communications S.A. made an oral presentation on Eutelsat’s activities.
The next meeting of the Advisory Committee will be held in December 2018.
41st Meeting of the EUTELSAT Advisory Committee
The Advisory Committee of the Assembly of Parties held its forty-first meeting on 6 April 2018, in Paris. Since the last meeting of the Assembly of Parties in March 2017 and until its next ordinary meeting, the Advisory Committee of EUTELSAT is composed of representatives of the Parties of France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Poland, Portugal and Switzerland. The Parties of Armenia and Azerbaijan were also present as Observers. The next meeting of the Committee will take place in September 2018.