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Space Café Radio – on tour in Oeiras, Portugal for SSP22 – Looking at the next SSP in Brazil!

From left to right: Anderson Farias (Mayor of São José dos Campos City), Chiara Moenter, Clezio Marcos de Nardin, Anderson Ribeiro Correia, and Alberto Marques Filho.

In this Space Café Radio – SpaceWatch.Global Event coordinator and Space Café Young Global Talents Host Chiara Moenter spoke with Clezio Marcos de Nardin, the acting Director General of the National Institute for Space Research (INPE), Anderson Ribeiro Correia, Director of the Aeronautics Institute of Technology (ITA), and Alberto Marques Filho, Secretary of Innovation and Economic Development of São José dos Campos.

The SSP is a unique and intense two-month professional development course for postgraduate students and professionals of all disciplines. The programme covers the principal space-related fields, such as policy and law, business and management and humanities to life sciences, engineering, physical sciences, and space applications. The International Space University (ISU) announced that the 35th annual Space Studies Program session will convene in São José dos Campos, Brazil. The program will be hosted by INPE and ITA with the support of the city of São José dos Campos and the Brazilian Space Agency.

In this episode, Clezio, Anderson, and Alberto give their impressions of the final days of SSP22 and the presentations of the participants; they provide an insight of what we can expect to see from the next SSP in Brazil, and give us a glimpse of the exciting developments of the Brazilian Space sector.


Space Cafè Radio brings you talks, interviews and reports from the team of SpaceWatchers while out on the road. Each episode has a specific topic, unique content and a personal touch. Enjoy the show and let us know your thoughts at [email protected]!

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