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Mrs Melinda Viteri

Aerospace Educator
Royal Aeronotical Society / Aviation Youth Mentoring Program
Participates in 1 Session

Mrs. Viteri serves as a Corporate/Private Partnership Advisor for Aviatiom Youth Mentoring Program non profit and is the Co-Founder. Mrs. Viteri is a British qualified elementary and high school teacher and has twenty years experience teaching at public and private schools in the United Kingdom and USA. She currently works as Aerospace Educator teacher at Milton Jewish Day School in Washington DC. She creates her own in-person and virtual Aviation and Space Camps which are approved by the FAA.  

Mrs. Viteri's incredible career has span from one continent to another , Mrs. Viteri has for the past five years worked at the British International School of Washington DC teaching Kindergarten and then as a Learning Specialist Lead and MIT Coordinator for STEM Build a Plane. She established her own aviation non profit in 2015 in the USA and loves to rebuild airplanes with middle and high school students. She is the Education Chair for the Royal Aeronautical Society and sits on several aerospace boards. On a weekend Melinda enjoys family time at the airport, flying and hosting flight simulator sessions for local students. In 2018 she qualified as a NASA certified educator and  has a vision to create the innovation needed to teach aerospace curriculum properly in schools globally.  

Mrs. Viteri graduated from the University of Huddersfield, England where she gained qualified teacher status and believes that that teaching is a vocation. At the age of twenty five, Mrs. Viteri pursued her Masters Degree in Deaf Education, Speech Therapy and Audiology. She worked as Advisory Specialist to the government for Deaf and Blind children in the United Kingdom and was the Chair of Deaf Children’s Society UK.  Mrs. Viteri is also a piano teacher for the Associated Board of Royal School of Music and has a 100% examination pass rate for piano and theory. 

Sessions in which Mrs Melinda Viteri participates

Saturday 6 February, 2021

Time Zone: (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)

Sessions in which Mrs Melinda Viteri attends

Thursday 4 February, 2021

Time Zone: (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
8:15 AM
8:15 AM CST - 9:15 AM CST | 1 hour

Dr. Kjell N. Lindgren was selected by NASA in 2009. He spent most of his childhood abroad and returned to the U.S. to complete his education and earn a Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Colorado. He is board certified in emergency and aerospace medicine. After serving as the Deputy Crew Surgeon for STS-130 and Expedition 24, he was selected as an astronaut in June 2009 as one of 14 members of the 20th NASA astronaut class. Dr. Lindgren flew on Expedition 44/45 and logged 141 days i...

Friday 5 February, 2021

Time Zone: (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
8:00 AM
8:00 AM CST - 9:00 AM CST | 1 hour

How did we get here from the Big Bang? Astronomers, geologists, and biologists all look back in time to work out the picture. I will show the history of the universe from the Big Bang to now, and how we found out. I will show the basic forces leading to complexity, from hurricanes to life. And how far can we go? That depends on our ingenuity, and on what Nature gives us to work with. Let’s get on with it!John C. MatherDr. Mather is the Senior Proje...

6:00 PM
6:00 PM CST - 10:00 PM CST | 4 hours
Community EngagementSEEC Virtual Banquet

A highlight of SEEC is the Friday evening banquet, and this year will be no exception. The evening will kick off with a heartfelt welcome and thank you to all organizers, presenters, and participants. This will be followed by the announcement of the Cherri Brinley Outstanding Educator Award. The evening’s celebrations will continue in special Virtual Lounges where guests can mingle, chat and try their hand at our offerings. Be sure to pop in and out of any lounges to enjoy all the amazing act...

Saturday 6 February, 2021

Time Zone: (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
7:00 AM
7:00 AM CST - 11:55 PM CST | 16 hours 55 minutes
Networking Lounges and Tours

ATTENDEES MUST ENTER PASSWORD TO VIEW TOURS:   SEEC2021!Join our virtual tours of Space Center Houston as well as other partner tours.SEEC 2021 Sp...

3:15 PM
3:15 PM CST - 4:15 PM CST | 1 hour

Persevering with innovation is a consistent theme in science fiction and in real life. Join us as author Andy Weir, astronaut Cady Colman, and IntelChief Data Scientist Melvin Greer, discuss ScienceFiction, ScienceFuture, and ScienceNow through the lens of space exploration and Andy’s new book Project Hail Mary.Andy Weir built a two-decade career as a software engineer until the success of his first published novel, The Martian, allowe...