Dr Sara Spangelo is the co-founder and CEO of Swarm Technologies, a company that is democratising data access to everyone in every corner of the Earth through their sandwich sized satellites.
Come and listen to her, as she talks to Haslinda Amin about the inspiration and challenges of her profession, and her passion for space exploration as an aspiring astronaut!
Register now for this second episode of our STEM Speaker Series focusing on women in Space.
Date: Saturday, 6 November 2021
Time: 10 am – 11 am SGT via Zoom
Registration link: https://bit.ly/thenextfrontierpart2
About the STEM Speaker Series
United Women Singapore’s STEM Speaker Series aims to feature globally acclaimed women in STEM fields which are male-dominated. This series is a platform for these remarkable women role models to share the experiences that shaped them and inspired them to achieve greatness and the challenges they had to overcome in the course of their journey.
About Dr Spangelo
Prior to founding Swarm, Dr. Sara Spangelo worked on small satellites and autonomous aircraft at the University of Michigan and was a lead systems engineer at both NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL) and Google X. Her expertise is in modeling and optimizing satellite constellations to maximize impact and business opportunities. Sara holds a Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Michigan and in 2017 was a Top 32 Canadian astronaut candidate.