Rimadesio 60 stories, challenges, talents. Maurizio Cheli

  • Maurizio Cheli, astronaut
    Maurizio Cheli, astronaut
  • Davide Malberti, Rimadesio CEO; Maurizio Cheli, astronaut; Michele Lupi, journalist
    Davide Malberti, Rimadesio CEO; Maurizio Cheli, astronaut; Michele Lupi, journalist
  • Maurizio Cheli, astronaut; Michele Lupi, journalist
    Maurizio Cheli, astronaut; Michele Lupi, journalist
  • Maurizio Cheli, astronaut; Michele Lupi, journalist
    Maurizio Cheli, astronaut; Michele Lupi, journalist
  • Maurizio Cheli, astronaut
    Maurizio Cheli, astronaut
  • Maurizio Cheli, astronaut; Michele Lupi, journalist
    Maurizio Cheli, astronaut; Michele Lupi, journalist
  • Maurizio Cheli, astronaut; Michele Lupi, journalist
    Maurizio Cheli, astronaut; Michele Lupi, journalist
  • Miyuki Yajima, journalist
    Miyuki Yajima, journalist
  • Nicoletta Ferrari, Fashion Editor at Large / How to Spend it / Il Sole 24 ore
    Nicoletta Ferrari, Fashion Editor at Large / How to Spend it / Il Sole 24 ore
  • Davide Brambilla, architect
    Davide Brambilla, architect
  • Roberta Guainieri, Councillor for Tourism Sport and Leisure of the City of Milan
    Roberta Guainieri, Councillor for Tourism Sport and Leisure of the City of Milan
  • Marco Romanelli, architetect and designer; Mia Pizzi, Design di Abitare magazine
    Marco Romanelli, architetect and designer; Mia Pizzi, Design di Abitare magazine
  • Davide Malberti, Rimadesio CEO; Maurizio Cheli, astronaut
    Davide Malberti, Rimadesio CEO; Maurizio Cheli, astronaut
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Adventure, space discovery and challenges for the future illustrated by the famous Italian astronaut Maurizio Cheli, during the fourth and final meeting with the protagonists of Rimadesio 60. A special event aimed at discovering the background of an extraordinary reality, full of charm and suggestion.

Biography:
He was born in Zocca, near Modena, in 1959. He was astronaut for the European Space Agency, now chief test manager in Alenia Aeronautica-Finmeccanica. In 1992 he joins ESA and the year after obtaines the qualification at the Johnson Space Center in Houston to    become an  astronaut. In 1996 his first mission with the Space Shuttle Columbia, as mission 2 specialist, in other words flight engineer (first Italian to get this position). In 2004 he graduates in Political Sciences at the University of Turin and gets a Master in Business Administration at the Ecole Superieure de Commerce de Paris. In 2009 he is member of the organizing committee of the World Air Games. Cheli has an experience of 380 hours in the space and 4500 hours of flight activities on more than 50 different types of aircrafts. He is married to the cosmonaut Marianne Merchez.

Watch the reportage of the evening, length 1 '32''
Watch the full video of the evening, length 1h 06 '42''

 

tag: 2016; 60; event.