The Electronics Product Development Center (EPDC) participated in the Technical Forum for Lean Satellite: A new way of Making and Using a Satellite conducted by Professor Mengu Cho of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Dr. Sangkyun Kim, Assistant Professor at the Laboratory of Space Environment Interaction Engineering (LaSEINE) of the Kyushu Institute of Technology (KIT) of Japan at the Institute of Biology Auditorium, at the University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City last March 08. Earl Qua, Project Director of EPDC, together with Engr. Felixberto A. Dolot III and Engr. Darwin Mendez participated in the said event.

This technical forum is part of the technical talks on Small Satellites conducted by Dr. Cho and Dr. Kim. Last Tuesday, March 05, there was a lecture on Space Engineering System and on Wednesday, March 06, a lecture on Rocket Equations and Orbital Mechanics.

The technical forum was attended by students, faculty and professionals from different sectors. Stamina4 Space Program personnel and Step-UP scholars were also present during the technical forum.