Introducing the Colombian Corporation for Aerospace Advancement, Leadership and Development
The Colombian Corporation For Aerospace Advancement, Leadership And Development (C-CALDAS) has officially announced its incorporation, marking a significant milestone in the pursuit of aerospace progress. Named after the renowned Colombian polymath Francisco José de Caldas, C-CALDAS is dedicated to advancing scientific, technological, and social development in the aerospace field. The corporation aims to bolster Colombia's aerospace sector on both national and global scales through knowledge dissemination and technological advancement. Javier Enciso, president at Enciso Systems, has been appointed as the deputy director of C-CALDAS, bringing a wealth of aerospace industry experience to the leadership team. With a vision to drive breakthroughs and make a lasting impact on the aerospace landscape, C-CALDAS envisions a future where Colombia plays a pivotal role in aerospace innovation. By fostering a collaborative ecosystem of industry leaders, researchers, and visionaries, C-CALDAS is poised to push boundaries and contribute significantly to the scientific, technological, and social fabric of the nation.
The Colombian Corporation For Aerospace Advancement, Leadership And Development (C-CALDAS) is proud to announce its official incorporation, marking a significant milestone in the pursuit of scientific, technological, and social progress in the aerospace field. Named after the distinguished Colombian polymath Francisco José de Caldas, C-CALDAS is poised to become a leading force in aerospace innovation, research, and development.
The Corporation is committed to fostering a culture of excellence and innovation in the aerospace industry. With a strong focus on knowledge dissemination and technological advancement, the Corporation aims to contribute to the growth and competitiveness of the Colombian aerospace sector on both national and international scales.
Francisco José de Caldas, after whom the Corporation is named, was a prominent scientist, military engineer, geographer, botanist, astronomer, naturalist, journalist and hero of Colombian independence. His legacy of multidisciplinary expertise and dedication to knowledge dissemination serves as a fitting inspiration for C-CALDAS and funding members , which embody these values in its pursuit of excellence in aerospace development.
Javier Enciso, esteemed president at Enciso Systems, has been appointed as the deputy director of C-CALDAS. With a wealth of experience and expertise in the aerospace industry, Mr. Enciso brings a unique perspective and a deep commitment to advancing aerospace technologies.
"Ten Colombians, with a vision of a great dream, embark on the exciting journey for Colombian aerospace development with the creation of the Colombian Corporation for Aerospace Advancement, Leadership and Development, C-CALDAS," said Prof. Armando Higuera, Director General of C-CALDAS. "With the guidance of Francisco José de Caldas' visionary spirit and the leadership of Javier Enciso, we are poised to make significant strides in the aerospace field, pushing boundaries and contributing to the scientific, technological, and social fabric of our nation.".
C-CALDAS envisions a future where Colombia plays a pivotal role in aerospace innovation, research, and development. By nurturing a collaborative ecosystem of industry leaders, researchers, and visionaries, C-CALDAS aims to drive breakthroughs that will have a lasting impact on the aerospace landscape.
 C-CALDAS founding members include: Mario Armando Higuera Garzón, Javier Mauricio Enciso Moreno, Jhonathan Orlando Murcia Piñeros, Alejandro Serna Medina, Jesús Mario Vargas Plaza, John Fabio Aguilar Sánchez, Mara Valentina Ángel Díaz, Marleny Rincón López, Jenny Carolina Robledo Ascencio, and Edgar Leonardo Puentes Melo.
Enciso Systems stands out as a leading company in the management of digital astronomical content. Through its innovative approach and expertise in cutting-edge technologies, Enciso Systems has developed solutions that enable the vast and complex astronomy-related content to be efficiently and accurately collected, organized, and distributed. From scientific images and data to videos and interactive simulations, Enciso Systems offers advanced content analysis and management tools that make astronomical information easy to access and understand for space professionals, researchers and enthusiasts around the world. With an unwavering commitment to quality and precision, Enciso Systems has become a trusted partner to astronomical institutions, space agencies, and related businesses in the field, helping drive science outreach and the advancement of space exploration. In addition, Enciso Systems is a member of the Colombian American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham Colombia) and Colombian Federation of the Software Industry and Related Information Technology (Fedesoft).
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