José Manuel Pires Rodrigues
Airbus Defense and Space
José Manuel Pires Rodrigues:
Born in Portugal, he currently works as Assistant Manager of Basic Products at Airbus Defense and Space.
He completed an Integrated Master’s Degree in Environmental Engineering with a specialization in Technology and Environmental Management, at the University of Coimbra (Portugal), where he was also President of the Union of Environmental Engineering Students.
He was able to study at Charles University (Prague) thanks to an Erasmus scholarship.
During the last three years, he has worked as a Project Technician at the Portuguese Association of Environmental Technology Companies (APEMETA), where he became an expert in quality control, evaluating the environmental engineering study programs offered by the Portuguese Higher Education System.
In addition, he is certified as a Trainer in Pedagogical Competencies.