BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Space4BG - ECPv4.6.26//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:Space4BG X-ORIGINAL-URL: X-WR-CALDESC:Events for Space4BG BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/Sofia:20161213T130000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/Sofia:20161213T140000 DTSTAMP:20181208T125552 CREATED:20161213T174747Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170106T175403Z SUMMARY:Introduction to space technology and science DESCRIPTION:Presentation\nIntroduction to space technology and science\nWhat is spacecraft? How does it function? Learn the basics of orbital mechanics. Understand the engineering logic behind rockets and satellites. \nMr. Gantchev will present the content using as example selected European space projects and will give a brief overview of European Space Agency’ current activities in Space. \nThe presentation will be interactive and organized as an open talk. \n \nAbout the lecturer\nStanimir Gantchev is one of the founders of EnduroSat – the first and only Bulgarian company designing and engineering satellite systems. He is National Point of Contact and Representative of Bulgaria in Space Generation Advisory Council in support of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications as well as Logistics coordinator of Space Challenges Program – the biggest free educational program for space science\, technology and exploration. \n \nAbout “Space For Bulgaria” project:\nSpace4BG is developed by Association Tsiolkovsky in cooperation with European Space Agency. It aims to increase the awareness about space technologies and applications of European Space Agency (ESA) as well as to bring basic space science and technology knowledge to the region. \n URL: LOCATION:Hall 10502\, block 10\, TU-Sofia\, 8 "Kliment Ohridski" Blvd.\, Sofia\, Bulgaria CATEGORIES:All events,Public events,Sofia ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg: END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR