Advisory board

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Advisory board 2019-06-29T18:19:45+00:00


The Project Advisory Committee (PAC) provides advice and feedback to the Project Management Team on the directions, policies, development and outreach of the European Rover Challenge project.

The PAC has the following objectives:

  1. To act as a resource to the Project Management Team on international networking for the project,
  2. To serve as a mechanism to develop, clarify, and exchange ideas and concerns related to the Project as identified by committee members

Regular Members Of The Committee Are:

Lucas Wilczynski

President, European Space Foundation (Chair)

Maria Antonietta Perino

Head of Advanced Exploration Programs, Thales Alenia Space

Gerald Steinbauer

PhD Computer Science, Graz University of Technology

Armin Wedler

PhD Engineering, German Aerospace Center Institute of Robotics and Mechatronics, German Space Agency DLR

Alexander Nawrocki 

PhD Aerospace Engineering, NXT Robotics, Airspeed Equity, Ameritege Technology Partners, Neubloc

Piotr Weclewski

GNC Robotics R&D Lead, Airbus Defence and Space

Associate Members of the Committee (appointed for the ERC 2019 edition) are:

Anna Karahan

PhD Biology Plant Genetics, European Space Foundation


Honorary Patronage


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