Julio Rezende
Analog astronaut and diretor of Mars Research Station Habitat Marte
Professor Julio Rezende is a pioneer in Brazil promoting the education and research related to space sustainability and identifying some possible solutions that would be applied in arid and semiarid regions. He published more than ten books about sustainability and innovation, teaching in the Industrial Engineering Department of Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN).

Julio Rezende is the coordinator of research station Habitat Marte and also innovation director of Foundation of Support of Rio Grande do Norte’s Research (FAPERN), performing lectures in different countries about Habitat Marte, entrepreneurship, sustainability, innovation.