Loredana Bessone

Role:
CAVES Project Manager, CAVES Course Director, Human Behaviour and Performance Facilitator

Education:
EducationComputer Scientist, Space System Engineer

Current occupation:
Head of Instructional Technologies, Special Skills and Exploration Training Unit

Caving (or relevant) experience for roles in CAVES:
Diver since 1992, diving instructor since 2001, speleologist since 2009, participates to training courses on cave environmental protection, cave meteorology, cave hydrology, cave geology, astrobiology … enjoys cave exploration and excavations. Human Factors (Crew Resource Management) facilitator, has a special interest in cognitive and social psychology and in behavioural economics.

Public pages (Web page / blog / twitter) https://twitter.com/ESA_CAVES (@esa_caves)
http://explorationtraining.blogspot.com
Links to videos http://www.youtube.com/course?list=EC82620719A0574519
Other links http://spectrum.ieee.org/geek-life/profiles/dream-job-loredana-bessone
http://www.wired.com/magazine/2011/05/st_alpha_astronaut/