SGAC Angola

National Points of Contact
Angola

Welcome to the SGAC Angola Website! Space Kambas

Space activities in Angola started in the 70’s with the installation of a 32 meters diameter antenna, but it was not until 2013 that angola started taking the first concrete steps towards becoming a space faring nation with the creation of the Angolan Space Program Management Office.

This page is dedicated to promoting Space Activities, Education and Outreach programs in Angola. We welcome every space professional, student or enthusiast to join us in what we are doing or inviting us to support your ideas and initiatives.
We aim at creating a healthy ecosystem of individuals coming together for a common cause, we hope to grow our space community and cultivate interest for space exploration and use it’s benefits for the betterment of mankind, most specifically in our country to create solutions for sustainability by achieving the 17 SDGs established by the UN.

We welcome you and count on you, we offer a platform for your work to be seen, please share your articles, images, activities with us. “Space Kambas”

You will find information on events and opportunities related to space activities in Angola and what Angolans are doing abroad.

Stay In Touch With Us!

SGAC Country Mailing List
SGAC Slack
SGAC Regional Facebook Page

Young Space Activities Overview in the Angola

  • Launch of the 1st edition of a comic book “KIDs and Satellites”
  • Launch of the model of the first Angolan space short film to raise fundings for further development of a space education comic animation movie.
  • Cansat Leadership Training Program June 2018.
  • Launch of the 2nd edition of the comic book “KIDs and Satellites”.
  • World Space Week October 2018.
  • Cansat Leadership Training Program June 2019.
  • World Space Week October 2019.
  • ANGOTI 20 18: The emergence of the first space startups in Angola
  • 4 “Kandengues Cientistas” participate in the KIDS2MARS project from Innovaspace
  • Young Angolans present their solutions for planetary defense in the context of the NEO Renaissance challenge organized by SGAC’s NEO PG.
  • Marco recruited Eldrige for NPoC of SGAC in Angola.

Upcoming Events 

SGAC

Events Name Event Host City Event Date SGAC link
SGAC & OpenCosmos Academy Ambassadors workshop in Angola Luanda TBD TBD
SGAC Space Webinars in Portuguese. Luanda TBD TBD
Launch and presentation of the Namibe Desert Analog Mission concept. Luanda TBD TBD
Actinspace Angola Luanda TBD TBD
Launch of the Mars Society Angolan Chapter Luanda TBD TBD

 

Industry

Events Name Event Host City Event Date Event webpage/event link
ANGOTIC -Angolan ICT Forum 2021 Luanda TBD

https://www.angotic.gov.ao/index.html

 

Visuals 

Marco Romero
National Point of Contact
[email protected]
Eldrige de Melo
National Point of Contact
[email protected]

 

Actual Dashboard