Saudi Space Agency (SSA)Advisor to the CEO

Dr. Altwaijry was an assistant research professor at KACST at the Satellite Technology Center - Space Research Institute. He was the deputy director of the National Satellite Technology Program. Later, he held the Director of the National Center for Remote Sensing Technology and the Center of Excellence for Earth and Space Science at KACST/Caltech. In 2019, Dr. Altwaijry joined the Saudi Space Commission and is currently working as the advisor to the CEO of the Saudi Space Commission. Dr. Altwaijry’s research interests are in Earth observation, Spacecraft Dynamics, Formation flying, control, and optimization, as well as space solar power and mineral resources.