Small Satellite Mission Engineering Course
Small Satellite Mission Engineering Course
NSA 7
Online and Live
Course

27

Jun 2022

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9

Jul 2022

Small Satellite Mission Engineering Course

Practical case: Constellations for the Internet of the Future - from IoT to 5G
Online - GMT +1 Timezone - Lisbon time
Small Satellite Mission Engineering Course
This intensive space course provides the skills and expertise about the process of designing and developing a small satellite space mission for satellite communications and gives you deep insights into business applications. From mission analysis and design to systems engineering, project management, and commercial innovation, the course combines the knowledge from academia and industry with hands-on training.

This course is for you if you're looking for:

  • In-depth knowledge about Small Satellites
  • Hands-on activities
  • Network with relevant persons from the Space industry
  • Leverage your professional career to the next level

On successful completion of this course, you will have a good understanding and earn knowledge on:

  • How satellites are engineered
  • The space environment and its effects on satellites
  • Satellite platform systems and design requirements
  • Satellite communications and emerging technologies
  • Applications of small, low-cost satellites
  • Space mission analysis and design
  • Space systems engineering and project management
  • Commercial applications and soft-skills
Total investment

149

Class limitation:
25
Course hours:
20
Minimum registrations:
10
What you'll get
  • Access to NewSpace Academy’s Classroom
  • Join the international NewSpace Academy’s Community
  • Access to materials, presentations and expert know-how
  • Live and direct interaction with lecturers who are relevant persons in the Aerospace sector
  • Room for brainstorming and networking with each participant
  • Hands-on and Live training
  • Earn your Diploma
Enroll now
Summary
  • Access to NewSpace Academy’s Classroom
  • Join the international NewSpace Academy’s Community
  • Access to materials, presentations and expert know-how
  • Live and direct interaction with lecturers who are relevant persons in the Aerospace sector
  • Room for brainstorming and networking with each participant
  • Hands-on and Live training
  • Earn your Diploma
Enroll now

Schedule (GMT +1)

6/27/2022 18:30
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20:00
Welcome Day: Introduction & Get to Know
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  • Welcome Session
  • Introduction to projects 
  • Ice Break and intros

6/27/2022 20:00
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21:30
Satellite Mission Definition
José Pedro Ferreira
  • Space Mission Elements
  • Objectives, Requirements & Constraints
  • Payload vs Platform
  • Concept of Operations (ConOps)

6/29/2022 18:30
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20:00
Systems Engineering
Marco Romero
  • Systems Architecture
  • System Requirements
  • Margins & Budgets
  • Assembly, Integration & Test (AIT)
  • Mission Phases & End-of-Life

6/29/2022 20:00
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21:30
Satellite Mission Analysis
Jorge Monteiro
  • Astrodynamics & Space Environment
  • Orbits & Orbital Perturbations
  • Orbital Maneuvers 
  • Orbital Analysis Outputs
7/1/2022 18:30
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20:00
Attitude Determination and Control Systems
Vaios Lappas
  • Determination & Control Requirements
  • Disturbance Torques
  • Sensors & Actuators
  • Active & Passive Control

7/1/2022 20:00
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21:30
Electric Power Systems
Italo Pinto Rodrigues
  • Requirements & Design Drivers
  • Electric Power Generation & Storage
  • Power Conditioning & Distribution
  • Power Budget
7/4/2022 18:30
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20:00
On-Board Computer & Data Handling
Daniel Silveira
  • Responsibilities of the Software
  • Software Architecture & Development
  • Onboard Computers
  • Data Budget

7/4/2022 20:00
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21:30
Communications Systems
Nuno Borges Carvalho
  • Requirements & Design Drivers
  • Telemetry, Tracking & Command (TT&C)
  • Antennas & Radios
  • Link Budget

7/6/2022 18:30
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20:00
IoT, 5G and The Future of SatComs
Tom Mladenov
  • Current Trends on SatComs
  • Spectrum Legistlation and Regulation
  • Requirements & Regulatory Aspects
  • Emerging technologies and State-of-the-art

7/6/2022 20:00
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21:30
Design Thinking & Business Value
Aleksandra Kozawska
  • Applied design thinking strategies
  • Identification of busines opportunities
  • Value Proposition
  • Business Model & Plan
7/8/2022 18:30
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20:00
Space Project Management
Eldrige de Melo
  • Project Lifecycle & Milestones
  • Risk & Cost Analysis
  • Technology Readiness Level
  • Leadership Styles & Methodologies

7/8/2022 20:00
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21:30
Out-of-the-Box Soft Skills
Beatriz Aguiar
  • Creativity for decision making
  • Problem solving
  • Practical case
7/9/2022 9:00
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11:00
Demo Day: Presentations, Networking & Closing
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  • Presentation of projects and case studies 
  • Networking session
  • Closing session

Lecturers

Jorge Monteiro
CEO at Spaceway
Eldrige de Melo
Manager at Satellogic
Daniel Silveira
Avionics and Onboard Software Manager at GMV
Vaios Lappas
Professor of Aerospace Systems and Department Head at the Department of Aerospace Science & Technology of the National Kapodistrian University of Athens
Beatriz Aguiar
Human Resources Consultant and Trainer at QSR Consulting
Aleksandra Kozawska
Senior Service Designer, Product Director for Space Redradix and Founder of ODIS - Design for Space
Marco Romero
CEO at Humbitec
José Pedro Ferreira
Fulbright Fellow and Aerospace Engineer
Nuno Borges Carvalho
Director of DETI at Universidade de Aveiro, IEEE Fellow, IEEE MTT-S President Elect
Italo Pinto Rodrigues
Systems Engineer | Specialist in Systems Modeling and Simulation | Researcher in Artificial Intelligence and Optimization | Electrical engineer
Tom Mladenov
Operations Architecture at SES and Space, IoT, Optical & RF SIGINT Expert