NANOSTAR is ready for landing!

ONLINE, May 11th. 14:00 – 16:15 (CET)

After 40 months, we celebrate our final event: NANOSTAR Academy Showcase, where we will share the project’s results with the European Nanosatellite community. Meet the winner of the Student Challenges Final Live!



Tuesday, May 11th. 14:00 – 16:15 (CET)

14:00-14:15  Fostering a relevant training on nanosat technology: results and prospects from the NANOSTAR project. Introduction
  • Philippe Lattes, Director for Space Activities, Aerospace Valley
  • Representative of the SUDOE programme
  • Maude Perier-Camby, Nanostar Project Manager, Aerospace Valley
14:15-14:55 The Nanostar Academy
  • Nanostar Software Suite by Thibault Gateau, Institut Supérieur de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace and Paolo Oliveira, Instituto Superior Técnico
  • Nanostar common methodology by José Miguel Álvarez, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
  • Evolution of the IDM-CIC environment modules by Jean-Luc Le Gal, Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales
  • Questions and Answers
14:55-15:55 The Nanostar Student Challenges
  • Presentation of the challenges by Filippo Cichocki, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Anthony Ghiotto, Bordeaux INP
  • The worms project: Xavier Bailly, CNRS, Roscoff Marine Station and Olivier Marty, Bordeaux INP
Testimony of 3 students teams – interviews:
  • UC3M StarWorms: Alvaro Sanz Casado, Carlos Alvaro Arroyo Parejo, Miguel Renieblas Ariño, Sergio Sarasola Merino, Miguel Muñoz Lorente
  • B-INP EirBalloon: Nigel Ignatowicz, Yohan Bellanger
  • UBI Moon invaders: Franscisca Oliveira and Pedro Dente
15:55-16:05 Announcement of the winners of the challenges’ final
  • Carlos Romero, General Manager of Madrid Aerospace Cluster

16:05-16:15 Paths for the future of Nanostar

  • Jorge Monteiro, Universidade da Beira Interior and Maude Perier-Camby, Aerospace Valley
16:15 Closure