an Explore Mars Event

May 16-18, 2023

The National Academy of Sciences Building

Washington D.C.

Kevin Duda

Draper Labs | Program Manager, Space Systems
Kevin R. Duda is a Principal Engineer and Group Lead for Space and Mission Critical Systems at The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Inc. His current assignment at Draper is the Lead Engineer for Lunar Landing and Exploration Programs. Dr. Duda is actively involved in AIAA as a member of the Public Policy Committee and former chair of the Life Sciences and Systems Technical Committee. He's also a member of the Steering Committee for the International Conference on Environmental Systems. He is an instrument and seaplane rated private pilot and holds a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and a M.S. and Ph.D. in Aeronautics and Astronautics from MIT.(Based on document published on 21 August 2020).