International Space Development Conference

Haroon B. Oqab

Featured Speaker: Haroon B. Oqab

National Technical Program Manager of the Canadian Space Society

Haroon B. Oqab serves as the National Technical Program Manager of the Canadian Space Society and is a former Co-Chair of the Toronto Chapter. He is an aerospace engineer/propulsion physicist. He is a graduate of The University of Western Ontario and holds MEng degrees in Mechanical and Materials Engineering (Automation Technologies and Systems) and Electrical and Computer Engineering (Robotics and Control), he has also earned BSc Honours Specializations in Kinesiology and Medical Biophysics. He is a member of the Professional Engineers of Ontario and sits on the executive committee of the Etobicoke Chapter. His main interests lay in fully integrated spacecraft design with a particular focus on propulsion engineering, development of infrastructure supporting an interplanetary civilization, and advancement of technology for space exploration beyond the solar system.