Space Business Manager, SISTEMA GmbH
Stefano Natali is the co-founder, managing director, and space business manager of MEEO Srl (Italy) and SISTEMA GmbH (Austria). He has more than 20 years’ experience in the analysis of satellite data, for atmospheric and biophysical parameters retrieval. He has more than 15 years’ experience in project management in the European Commission, European Space Agency, and national projects. From 2010 he is fully involved in the development and adoption of the Advanced geospatial Data Management platform (ADAM) to facilitate the access and exploitation of a large variety and volume of geospatial data.
Ramiro Marco Figuera
Earth Observation Data Consultant, SISTEMA GmbH
Ramiro Marco Figuera is a planetary scientist from Sant Feliu de Llobregat, a town near Barcelona. He lived and worked in Spain, Hungary, Germany, the Netherlands, and the UK. Ramiro did his undergraduate studies in Surveying Engineering at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia and worked at the Cartographic Institute of Catalonia as a trainee. Later he moved to Berlin where he completed his MSc in Geodesy and Geoinformation Sciences. While studying and working at the Technical University of Berlin he started getting interested in planetary science. He did an internship at the European Space Agency (ESTEC) working with the Lunar Lander team doing some illumination studies at the Lunar south pole. He is a doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Planetary Science at Jacobs University Bremen. Since 2018, Ramiro is an earth observation Data Consultant.
Research Associate & PM, National Observatory of Athens
Mr. Anestis Trypitsidis is a highly motivated project manager with strong experience in managing more than 15 GIS and Remote Sensing projects at the National (EUREKA-EUROSTARS, GSRT, EGY/PRV-YPEKA, etc.) and international level (EC, JRC, DGENV, Maltese Government, etc.). Most recent relevant EC project experiences include H2020-FIRE, H2020-e-shape, H2020-NextGEOSS, H2020-EOPEN, H2020-FPCUP, H2020-Marine-EO, EO4SD- Climate Resilience (ESA). Anestis has excellent project management skills such as leadership, communication with the implementation team, planning, time management, risk, negotiation with contracting authority/coordinator, and active participation in the review and plenary meetings. Anestis has an MEng (5-year Diploma Degree course structure, equivalent with the Master's Degree) in Urban Planning & Regional Development (University of Thessaly), M.Sc. in Applied Geography & Spatial Planning – Stream C: GeoInformatics (Harokopio University, Department of Geography)).
Research Associate, National Observatory of Athens
Dora is currently working as a research associate at the Institute for Astronomy, Astrophysics, Space Applications and Remote Sensing at the National Observatory of Athens on topics related to flood mapping/monitoring and modeling using multi-source data. Dora is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Satellite Remote Sensing at the Harokopio University of Athens (HUA). She holds a BSc degree in Surveying Engineering from the Technological Educational Institute of Athens and an MSc in Applied Geography and Spatial Planning (Course: Management of Natural and Human-Induced Disasters) from the Harokopio University of Athens.
Developer/WebMaster, National Observatory of Athens
Anastasis Katsos is a DevOps Engineer at the National Observatory of Athens. He is currently a member of the operating team that monitors the three nodes of Sentinel data (Copernicus International Data Hub, Collaborative Data Hub, and DIAS Data Hub). Anastasis has also developed an application (Portal and API) to access NOA’s data from the Ground Segment Data Hub. It provides real-time access to eight different satellites as captured by NOA’s X/L Band Antenna.