Dr. Mohammed Adnan Technical Product Lead Krypto Labs Dr. Adnan combines over 10+ years of R&D experience in the field of nanotechnology and material sciences, Dr. Adnan attained his PhD in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering from Rice University at a young age of 26. His works have been cited by several professionals including Elon Musk. His work experience at NASA LaRC has enabled him to acquire research funding of more than AED 500,000 for his research group to use nanotechnology in order to develop thermal protection systems for deep space missions to Mars. Dr. Adnan's experience extends from the field of nanotechnology to unmanned autonomous vehicles with a broad portfolio that ranges from dealing virtual and augmented reality, incubation and the acceleration of startups. Currently, Dr. Adnan works at Krypto Labs as the Technical Product Lead, owning several internal products, where he plays key roles in innovation. Furthermore, with an entrepreneurial spirit, Dr. Adnan is also involved with three startups in the UAE. He is currently focused on inspiring youth to take on the challenges of space exploration.
27 February 2020 | 10:30 - 11:00 | Reshaping Space Through Education
With the rise of New Space and the descent of Hazaa Al Mansoori from the ISS, UAE is paving the way for coming generations to explore and innovate not only on earth but also in space! Krypto Labs, a global virtual incubator has taken significant strides in developing the UAE space economy in collaboration with the UAE Space Strategy such as bringing entrepreneurs to reshape NewSpace and strategically incubating startups focused in Space Sciences such as Labox Learning Solutions. This talk is about the latest trends and changes in the foreseeable future of UAE Space Sector brought about by education and entrepreneurship.