Mr Shmuel Akler
Director Communication Satellites MBT Space Division, Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd.
Shmuel is responsible to implement the communication satellites programs and to develop new technologies and concepts for communication satellites.
Shmuel served at IDF (Israel Defense Force) from 1990 till 2002 in Variety of communication systems development positions. He served at IMOD/DDR&D (Directorate of Defense R/D) from 2002 till 2014 as head of communication satellites branch & Retired As lieutenant colonel (Lt-Col) in 2014. Shmuel holds a B.Sc. in electronic engineering from Jerusalem College of Technology and a MBA from Bar Ilan University