Dr. Nikos Bogonikolos, President and CEO of Aratos Group, is presenting a key-speech with title: “HAPS: A New Opportunity for Earth Monitoring from Stratosphere” in the framework of the “NEW SPACE DAYS” international Conference on October 5-6 in Minsk, Belarus. The “NEW SPACE DAYS” is the first international conference on amateur space and space business in Minsk. The whole event is organized to bring together space enthusiasts, major industrial players in the aerospace market, and student teams on October 5-6 in Minsk. Dr. Nikos Bogonikolos is going to focus in his speech on the rise of new opportunities for Earth Observation and the related sciences and verticals given the new capabilities of High-Altitude Pseudo-Satellites (HAPS) and present a realistic roadmap for such cases. ARATOS Group, founded in 2003, continuously provides an increasing range of added-value products, services and solutions in the areas of Space and Satellites focusing on Earth Observation data intelligent retrieval and processing, Information & Communications Technologies and Homeland Security & Defense with a clear vision on providing best quality upon research and commercial developments.