Event Managers


Carlos Mariscal

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Carlos is CEO and Founder of Dereum Labs, a startup that aims on providing infrastructure and services to expand Earth Industries into Space. ISU alumnus, and winner of the Hans von Muldau Team Award in 2016.  His main investigation and work line is Artificial Intelligence for mobile robots applied to space exploration and building the baseline for low-cost, sustainable, scalable robotic missions. He serves as NPoC for Mexico since 2017.


Genaro Grajeda

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Genaro Grajeda is an Aerospace Engineer with 7 years in the space business currently working at Eutelsat. Genaro has been part of the organizing teams of SGC 2016 and SpaceUp Mexico as well as a winner of the Global Grant recipient to attend SG Fusion Forum. Genaro was part of the first all Mexican MDRS crew MEx-1 and actively participates in the communication of space science.



PR & Communications

Hanoi Talavera

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Hanoi is a Mechatronics Engineer, young professional with passion and experience participating in hackathons and international tech competitions. Currently, she works as Mechanical Design Engineer. With a desire to innovate and help developing space industry, she became a member of the SGAC, she also enjoys combat robots and has experience organizing and coordinating student and business events.



Delegates/ Logistics Team

Angel Arcia

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National Point of Contact for Panama. Professor of Electronics at USMA, PANAMA and PhD candidate at University of Vigo, Spain. 

Research on #SmallSat development.



Moderator group 

Oscar Rosas

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Oscar Rosas is finishing his studies in Aeronautical Engineering at the Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon. During his career, he has participated in several science and technology programs throughout Mexico, The United States, France, The United Kingdom, and Spain. He has worked on projects relating drone technologies in start-ups, as well as working with the Direct Effects of Lightning on composite materials as part of his internship project at Airbus. He has volunteered with the Royal Aeronautical Society and has collaborated in previous SGAC events, such as the SGC2016 and the first SG[Spain]. Oscar is a space enthusiast with interests in space systems engineering, safety engineering, and space exploration. In his free time, he enjoys Latin dances, playing piano, and climbing high summits.



Moderator group / Scientific Programme

Leonardo Espinoza

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Leonardo is currently a master’s student at the Autonomous University of Baja California in Mexico where he is developing mathematical models for CubeSat platforms. He has a BSc in physics at the same university and he has a specialization degree in Aerospace Industry by the Ensenada Institute of Technology. He is interested in space robotics and space dynamics to be used in space exploration. He has been part of many scientific association and he has organized some scientific events in the northwest of Mexico.