AF Chair - Naida Rasheed

Naida is in her second year of a Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Mechatronics) with a Space Engineering Major, at The University of Sydney. She first became involved with the AYAA in 2018 as the Events Manager on the NSW committee. Since then, she has taken on the role of chairing Aerospace Futures 2019. Naida has also worked with a number of start-up companies, being involved in roles ranging from the drone design to advocating for STEM education.

Naida is very excited to be working on the 2019 Aerospace Futures conference in Sydney and is looking forward to the exciting program to inspire another year of young Australians hoping to break into the aerospace industry. She aims to build on new skills in engineering and complex project management to become a noteworthy contributor within the growing Australian space industry.