Ricardo Conde holds a degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from IST – Technical University of Lisbon and a postgraduate degree in Space Technologies. He began his professional career in 1991, having been linked to the Aeronautics and Space sector since 1993 with the participation in several National and International programs, in particular in Space and Earth segments. He was recently responsible for Ground Segment Business Development at Edisoft, SA (Thales Group). In 2019 Ricardo joined Portuguese Space Agency, Portugal Space as a member of the board. About one year later, Ricardo Conde was appointed President of the Portuguese Space Agency.
06 December 2022 | 11:20 | MULTIPLYING THE IMPACT OF SPACE AGENCIES
- How can space agencies have a transformational impact on the space environment?
- How are they utilising space as driver for economy and advancement of science & technology?
- How can competition between newly established space agencies and established agencies be channeled to capture the energy of the space race?
- How do we redefine what it means to be a space agency in the age of commercial space programmes?