Workforce Development-Young Professionals Programme Committee (WD-YPP) (2015-2018)


Objective/Scope of the Committee

The Committee’s scope includes all matters pertaining to international space community workforce development. The Committee focuses on early career professionals in all areas of the aerospace community.

The Committee encourages career development directed toward creating a globally informed space community in space agencies and in industry.
The Committee provides overall guidance on the Young Professionals Programme (YPP) conducted at the annual International Astronautical Congress (IAC), in both content and organisation.

Committee rules for membership applications and renewal

An applicant’s CV should be submitted to the Chair of the Committee. Discussion within the Committee will take place twice per year on new membership on the size and diverse composition of members to ensure a balanced approach to the work of the committee. New members could be admitted during IAF Spring Meetings or during IAC meetings.

Symposiums/Sessions and events at the IAC

Technical meetings or events outside of the IAC

  • Podcast interviews
  • Monthly committee meetings
  • Paper competitions, workshops and other YP activities in collaboration with other technical committees
  • Young Professional Event at Global Space Exploration Conference (2012)

Other Committee activities

Young Professionals Events at IAC 2015

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 See more on the YPs at IAC2015 here!



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Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/IAFYPP
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Google – https://groups.google.com/group/iaf-yp?hl=en
Twitter – https://twitter.com/#!/IAFYPP

 

Committee Members

CHAIR

Hambloch, Patrick

Vice-Chair

Becker, Kate
Singh, Balbir
Stube, Kevin
Wan, Stephanie

Members

Ashford, Edward
Bacsardi, Laszlo
Boyd, Andrea
Carnett, Carol
Cocchiara, Chiara
Coderre, Kathleen
Culler, Jessica
Decoopman, Clémentine
DeLuna, Alan T.
De Paula, Ramon P.
Edwards, J.R.
Emanuelli, Matteo
Erdem, Merve
Fishwick, Nicholas
Girard, Guillaume
Hansra, Ajeet
Hartman, Birgit
Jaime, Andrea
Kobrick, Ryan L.
Kunes, Michal
Lousada, Joao
Madry, Scott
McAvinia, Ruth
Monzon, Amalio
Nasseri, Ali
Nie, Christopher
Perino, Maria Antonietta
Rathnasabapathy, Minoo
Robinson, Kathryn
Sarli, Bruno
Sasaki, Kaori
Schierholz, Stephanie
Schlutz, Juergen
Seward, Elizabeth
Shortt, Kevin
Shumsky, Steven
Silva, Jackelynne
Simoes, Hugo
Svoboda, Jan
Vasko, Chris
Wasserman, Adi
Wigbels, Lyn

 

FRIENDS

Adriaensen, Martin
Ahmed, Farid
Alleyne, Camille
Aprea, Julio
Bloschock, Kristen
Botha, Maria
Chung, So Young
Clayfield, Kimberley
Cornell, Ariane
David, Emmanuel
Davidian, Ken
Edgington, Stacey
Ghadaki, Far as
Hendrikse, Jeffrey
Jordan, Nicky
Kessler, Claudia
Kiang, Charlotte
Lenoir, Benjamin
Manjoo, Khalid
Mathers, Naomi
Meier, Anne
Meusy, Nathalie
Shierholz, Stephanie
Snitch, Mary
Sutherlun, Jacob
Svoboda, Jan
Welch, Chris
Zimmerman, James V.

Ex-Officio

Huis, Emma
Rathnasbapathy, Minoo