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Space is the largest emerging market in the world. This package provides the multidisciplinary training needed to seize the professional and business opportunities related to human life in space.



The instructors

Barbara Imhof
Barbara ImhofManaging Partner & co-owner of LIQUIFER
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Barbara Imhof is an internationally active space architect and design researcher. She is a co-founder, Managing Partner and co-owner of LIQUIFER. Prior to starting LIQUIFER, Barbara did a short stint at NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston. She has pioneered the field of 'space architecture' in Europe and is a member of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Space Architecture Technical Committee (SATC). She has been teaching at renowned institutes in Europe and the United States, for 20+ years.
René Waclavicek
René WaclavicekManaging Partner & co-owner of LIQUIFER
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René Waclavicek started his career working in design and construction planning for terrestrial buildings. In 2020, he participated in the Lunar Base Design Workshop (LBDW) organised at the European Space Agency's ESTEC Centre in Noordwijk which was the starting point of his career in space architecture. René applies his skills to interdisciplinary research, design projects and complex geometries, including parametrics. 
Virginia Wotring
Virginia WotringResearch Expertise and Teaching Interests
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Human Performance in Space professor at the International Space University, Virginia Wotring has extensive experience in the field of space medicine with over 15 publications. She has taught at prestigious institutions such as the Center for Space Medicine and Department of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology in Houston, and was Discipline Lead in Pharmacology at NASA Johnson Space Center. She was Mentor of the Year of the NASA Career Exploration Program and has received numerous international awards.
Nicolas Peter
Nicolas PeterProfessor & International Affairs at the International Space University
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Professor of the Practice in Space Policy and International Affairs at the International Space University, Nicolas Peter held functions in various international space-related conferences and workshops in Europe, North America, Africa, Middle East, Oceania, and Asia, and has over 20 publications. He has gained deep experience supporting the development of space entrepreneurship in Europe and is a mentor to several ISU incubator start-ups. He has served as Head of the International Relations Department and Policy Officer at ESA.
Lesley Jane Smith
Lesley Jane SmithProfessor of International Economic, Comparative Law and Anglo-American law at Leuphana University
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Lesley Jane Smith has extensive professional and academic contacts to the main law schools and universities focusing on international space law across Asia, Europe and the Americas. Lesley Jane latterly contributed to all three volumes of the Cologne Commentary on Space Law (CoCoSL), where she is the lead author on all aspects of liability for space activities and legal issues of Earth observation. Lesley Jane is a member of the International Institute of Space Law, a longstanding member of the European Center of Space Law (ECSL), which is hosted by ESA.


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