Sapna RAO

Lockheed Martin CorporationSystems Engineer, Commercial Civil Space

Sapna Rao is a Systems Engineer at Lockheed Martin Commercial Civil Space. She has worked on human space exploration missions ranging from the Artemis missions to Cryo Demonstration Missions. Her experience is particularly in Systems Architecture, Machine Learning, and Model Based Systems Engineering. She is also working on climate intelligence data projects and working on the Lockheed Martin New Ventures group working business development projects. Additionally she is a strong proponent of Diversity and Inclusion and works on initiatives at Lockheed Martin, and SGAC. For SGAC, she is the project lead for the Space Exploration Project Group’s ACHIEVED RAISE team. She has a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering from Virginia Tech.


International Astronautical Congress 2022

18-22 September 2022

Paris, France