Board of Advisors
Prabin Dhakal is working as a mechanical engineer at Chainlink Engineering Pvt. Ltd. He completed his B.E. and is currently studying Planning and Operation of Energy Systems in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Kathmandu University. During his undergraduate studies, he worked as President of the students' club of mechanical engineering named “Association of Mechanical Engineering Students (AMES)". During his presidency at AMES, he organized and trained many participants in many events such as AutoCAD Training and Workshop, SolidWorks Training and 3D Printing Workshop, and many more. He initiated the slogan “AMES for society” through which AMES aimed to contribute towards society. Many programs were conducted under the slogan one of which being vocational training provided to the students of different government schools of Kavre with the intention of motivating them towards Space and Engineering. He has also worked with the Engineers Without Borders team from the University of Colorado Boulder (EWB-CU) to provide menstrual health education and help build menstrual-friendly washrooms in the rural community of Kalinchwok VDC, Dolakha, Nepal along with Geologist such as John Galetzka from UNAVCO. Also, importantly, he has worked as a core organizing team in events such as National Space Meet 2019 by NESRA, Aviyantaa'18, Aavishkar'18, and many more. He is also involved in different research related to Analog Astronaut Missions in NESRA.
Dipesh Poudel is a Computer Engineer with experience in Software Development and Artificial Intelligence. He is currently enrolled in MBA program at the Asian Institute of Technology. He has worked as a software Engineer at Bajra Technologies and interned at LIS Nepal. He is also interested in Space exploration and Astronomy. He is a former team leader at AIESEC in Kathmandu, where he promoted Sustainable Development Goals among Youths & Also a mentor at AIDev Nepal Grand workshop, where he facilitated participants to kickstart their journey in Artificial Intelligence. Furthermore, he is a recipient of the 2019 Facebook Developer's Circle Scholarship for Deep Learning Nano-Degree Program.