Alberto Canciani Born in Rome, Italy in 1948, he retired from the Italian Space Agency (ASI) in 2014.
Global professional experience: Forty years of activity 1974 – 2014 in the field of design and systems of Spacecraft Systems Development and management of space projects and programs
Master Degree on "Electromagnetic Compatibility and Environmental Impact of Telecom. Systems"
from the Department of Electronic Engineering, University "La Sapienza" of Rome, Italy.
School education Degree in Physical sciences (Applied Electronics field)
score 110/110, from the University "La Sapienza" of Rome (Italy), discussing a thesis on design and development of (innovative, in those days) Optoelectronic technologies for laser-based telecommunications.
Company Representative on the "Finmeccanica - STET / TELECOM - Motorola" Board of Directors
for the feasibility study and development of the IRIDIUM System (Integrated Global Space-to-Ground System for Mobile Communications).
Responsible for the institutional relationship of the company with the main national and international governmental bodies operating in the defense and security sector.
Responsible for Alenia Spazio's business development programs, in the SATCOM and NAVSAT fields
to follow GNSS-2, GALILEO, SICRAL on, EUROSKYWAY, SKYPLEXNET, Improved applications of COSMO-SKYMED, SATCOM national integrated network for the "CIVIL PROTECTION" Italian, 3 development of improved QUADRIX-PQE2000 supercomputers with a multi-dimensional matrix for the command and control of the SATCOM and integrated multimode operating systems NAVSAT.
Marketing Manager of the Alenia Spazio Department "Spatial Systems for Defense"
for the development of SATCOM and NAVSAT equipment and systems for national and international defense and security. Main programs achieved: SICRAL-1, HELIOS 1 & 2, MILSATCOMM, IRIDIUM (by Motorola), European System of Small Satellites SATCOM-NAVSTAR for UEO (WEU), operating "EUCLID" System for European defense and feasibility study for the military potential Applications of COSMO-SKYMED.
Responsible for the feasibility study and the phase-A proposal of the Integrated Space-to-Ground Operating System "SICRAL - AM 136"
for the SATCOM National Defense Applications.
Proposal Manager and Project Manager of SATCOM and OBDH S / Systems for OTS, HIPPARCOS, SOHO, ISO, SAX and CLUSTER European Space Programs.
Responsible for the launch operations of SIRIO-1.
Responsible for the launch operations of SIRIO-2, TT & C and OBDH subsystems.
Responsible for the design, development and tests of
the TT & C and OBDH subsystems on the national space programs SIRIO-1, SIRIO-2 and for the feasibility study of the TT subsystems & C and OBDH of ITALSAT Program.
Two Professional experience in Alenia Spazio SpA, Rome, Italy (formerly the Aerospace Industrial Company, then Selenia Spazio)
• Design, development, and testing of TT & C (Telecommunications, Monitoring, and Command) and OBDH (On-board data management) ) Spatial and operational units Integrated systems.
• Design and development of SATCOM and NAVSAT applications and services.
• Management of SATCOM and NAVSAT business proposals and the following Projects and programs.
• Technical and strategic marketing of SATCOM and NAVSAT systems and services (SICURAL, COSMO-SKYMED, GNSS, GALILEO), mainly for national security and defense objectives. Main significant responsibilities
Professional experience in GLOBAL AEROSPACE Underwriting Comp.
Senior consultant in the space insurance risk branch of GLOBAL AEROSPACE UNDERWRITING Associated Comp., London 'HQ.
Professional experience in "Assicurazioni GENERALI SpA"
Executive (technical) executive of the insurance risk branch of ASSICURAZIONI GENERALI SpA, in the central office in London (UK).
in the municipality of the European Space Agency (ESA) Communication Board (JCB).