XpoNorth Podcast #021: Ken Gordon, European Space Agency

Ken Gordon is the European Space Agency’s Business Ambassador for Scotland and Northern Ireland. Part of Ken’s mission is to promote and encourage people to apply for the European Space Agency’s funding programme. He talks to Dougal Perman about opportunities for people working in the creative industries across the Highlands and Islands. Ken is also a podcast producer and really interested in people and stories. We talk about the importance and value of storytelling and how he was drawn to what he does now because of a childhood love of space and science fiction.

Show Highlights:

  • Space
  • Satellite technology
  • Creative industries funding
  • Business development
  • Storytelling


Interviewee: Ken Gordon
Host: Dougal Perman: Dougal is director of content company Inner Ear, chair of the Scottish Music Industry Association and an advisor at XpoNorth Digital.








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