European Space Agency
Earth Observation Ground Segment R&D Engineer
Sveinung works in the Directorate of Earth Observation Programmes in the European Space Agency. His focus is on R&D driving the evolution of ground segment operations concepts towards innovative solutions for supporting the scientific and commercial exploitation of earth observation data. Since 2012 he has set up and conducted the ESA initiative on Thematic Exploitation Platforms, and has been instrumental in defining the way ahead for earth observation ground segment evolution in ESA.