KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Cmdte. Ronnie Nader:
First Astronaut, 2007
Designer of the Ecuadorian Space Program, 2007
Designer and Commander of the 1st microgravity airplane in Latin America, 2008
World Record of Microgravity, 2008
Designer and engineer of the 1st Internet portal to orbit HERMES-A, 2009
Creator of the 1st Ecuadorian satellite, NEE-01 PEGASO. 2011
Creator of the 2nd Ecuadorian satellite, NEE-02 KRYSAOR. 2012
Putting into orbit the first Ecuadorian satellites, 2013
Responsible for the first functional rescue in orbit of a nano satellite, 2014
The first person in history to be the first astronaut in a country and the father of his first satellite at the same time.

 

Dr. Raoul Velazco:
Engineer and Doctor in Computer Science.
Director of research at the CNRS (National Center for Scientific Research of France).
Leader of the ARIS (Robust Circuit Architectures and Integrated Systems) group of the TIMA laboratory in Grenoble.
Advisor of 16 doctoral theses. Author or co-author of more than 200 scientific publications. Author of a patent related to the development of a new memory cell called HIT (Heavy Ion Tolerant cell).