ECMS graduate named as Advanced Awards Emerging Leader

Congratulations to ECMS alum Andrea Boyd who has been named as the Advanced Awards Emerging Leader Winner for 2021.

Andrea Boyd

The Advance Award showcases global Australians and alumni of Australian universities who exhibit remarkable talent, exceptional vision and ambition. Now in their 10th year, the Awards celebrate the work of Australians making an extraordinary impact on the global stage.

Congratulations again to Andrea for her amazing achievement!

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About Andrea Boyd

Andrea Boyd studied mechatronic engineering in the Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences at the University of Adelaide.

Today she is the Deputy Lead of Astronaut Operations at the European Space Agency; the first time an Australian has been appointed to a senior management role in the agency. Ms Boyd is the only Australian in the world working in the International Space Station Flight Control Team. She is often the only Australian that space professionals and astronauts have ever met and represents our country with pride, showcasing our engineering talent and high quality of education.

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