2 - 3 décembre 2020
Solange Hollard, Vice President of the SPACE association, representing AIRBUS as executive member.
She defines and supports the activities of SPACE with the other executive members towards industrial improvement of SMEs in Europe.
Senior manager in Procurement at Airbus, in charge of supplier continuous improvement for Systems.
Previously she had various responsibilities inside AIRBUS in Engineering, procurement and test centre, in particular she has been in charge of the development of the A380 Iron bird general test bench.
Purchasing Vice President
Xavier Dessemond started his career at Valeo where he occupied positions of Purchasing Director in Germany, France, Japan in the Climate control and Lighting Systems Branches.
He was then nominated at the executive committee of Wagon Automotive in charge of purchasing before joining Safran as Purchasing VP in 2007.
Vice President Open Innovation
In 2005 Diana Giorgini started developing marketing strategies for the Piedmontese aerospace industries, with a special commitment to SMEs technical and economical improvement.
One year later she was appointed General Manager of the Aerospace Industry Division inside Piemonte Agency. Since 2007 she is the Project Manager of “Torino Piemonte Aerospace”, the unique internationalization project in Italy devoted to the development of the aerospace cluster, at the head of dynamic team including senior aerospace technical experts. Her mission is to improve the competitive positioning of the Piedmontese aerospace cluster in relation to the international market.
She has been working on the development of the SMEs supply chain succeeding in leading the Piedmontese aerospace cluster and industrial excellences to the attention of the business global context.
Her experience relates to several foreign countries and economies such as China, India, Nafta Countries, in addition to Europe.
Before joining Piemonte Agency for Investments, Export and Tourism in 1994, she developed two international experinces in Caffarel SpA before and in SAAB Wabco Westinghouse.
Innovation, international networking and global strategies for mutual gain relationships are the basis of her everyday activity.