George DANOS

Moon Village Association (MVA)Chair of the Analogue Project

He works towards promoting space exploration to improve life on planet Earth and expanding human understanding of the cosmos. He is Recognised Eminent Alumnus, of Imperial College, London. Whilst a student he was elected for two terms President of the Imperial College Students for the Exploration and Development of Space, and Board Member of the UK Students for the Exploration and Development of Space. He was Creator and Founder of Virgin BizNet, one of most lucrative business ventures of Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Group – whilst aged 27, after pitching at the “House” of Richard Branson. He led several societies, groups, companies and organisations in the UK and Europe in general. Today, he is:

  • Council Member – the highest governing body – of the international Committee on Space Research (COSPAR), and the Cyprus National Representative to COSPAR.
  • Academician and elected Corresponding Member to the International Academy of Astronautics (IAA).
  • Chair of the Moon Village Association (MVA) Moon Village & Exploration Analogues Working Group.
  • Middle East North Africa (MENA) Regional Coordinator of the Moon Village Association.
  • Chair of the National Space and Astronomy Research Committee of Cyprus.
  • Board Member of the Cyprus Space Exploration Organisation (CSEO) and of the Cyprus Astronautical Society.
  • Board Member of the Cyprus Space Exploration Organisation (CSEO) and of the Cyprus Astronautical Society.
  • Member of several Committees of the International Astronautical Federation (IAF).
  • As Founder and President of the Cyprus Space Exploration Organisation, he brings together the elements of his vision, entrepreneurial background, technological and scientific knowledge into energising and guiding the numerous researchers of his organisation in space R&D projects, enhancing the space industry, formulating new planetary exploration missions and building synergies for Cyprus with CSEO’s global network of partners and the international aerospace community.

Events

International Astronautical Congress 2019

21-25 October 2019

Washington, United States of America

Participation: