29th Ka Band Conference Committees

Executive Chair


Badri Younes, NASA, USA

Steering and Organizing Committee


Phil Liebrecht (Co-Chair), Consultant, retired NASA, USA
Franco Marconicchio (Co-chair), Consultant, Italy

Barry Evans, University of Surrey, United Kingdom
Clotilde Canepa Fertini, Events Consultant, Italy
Riccardo De Gaudenzi, ESA, The Netherlands
Chris Hoeber, CFH Engineering, USA
Arduino Patacchini, Arpasat, France
Denise Ponchack, Teltrium Solutions LLC, USA
Carlo Riva, Polytechnic of Milan, Italy
Tommaso Rossi, University of Rome, Italy

Technical Committee


Phil Liebrect (Co-Chair),, Consultant, NASA retired, USA
Franco Marconicchio (Co-Chair), Consultant, Italy
Carlo Riva (Technical Chair), Polytechnic of Milan, Italy

Marco Brancati, Telespazio, Italy
Riccardo De Gaudenzi, ESA, The Netherlands
Barry Evans, University of Surrey, United Kingdom
George Haddad, NASA, USA
Chris Hoeber, CFH Engineering, USA
Naoto Kadowaki, NICT, Japan
Nafiz Karabudak, Lockheed Martin Corporation, USA
Marco Lisi, Independent Consultant, Italy
Antonio Martellucci, ESA, The Netherlands
James Nessel, NASA, USA
Arduino Patacchini, ARPASAT, France
Denise Ponchak, NASA, USA
Carlo Riva, Polytechnic of Milan, Italy
Marina Ruggieri, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
Tommaso Rossi, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
Enrico Saggese, On-Air Consulting & Solutions, Italy

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