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Marco Trovatello

As Head of the Cross-Media Section of DLR's Corporate Communications Department, Marco Trovatello was responsible for Communication across all media distribution channels (Web and Multimedia, Blogs, Social Media, Printed and Tablet media), Evolution of Content Management Systems, Corporate Visual Identity, and DLR's digital media strategy until 30 April 2014. As of 1 May 2014, he serves as Cross-Media Coordinator and Strategy Advisor in the Corporate Communications Department of the European Space Agency ESA.

Posts from Marco Trovatello

Space Blog | 03. November 2010

Im NASA-Pressezentrum: Langer Atem wird belohnt

Raumfahrtjournalisten brauchen einen langen Atem - insbesondere, wenn es sich um einen Shuttle-Start handelt. Häufig folgt Startverschiebung auf Startverschiebung auf Startverschiebung - in der Raumfahrt völlig normal. Auf diesen Bildern warten die Journalisten am Abend des 3. November 2010 auf eine Pressekonferenz im Anschluss an ein Meeting des Mission Management Teams (MMT). Die genaue Uhrzeit der Pressekonferenz wird erst nach Ende des Meetings, das mehrere Stunden dauern kann, bekannt gegeben. read more

Space Blog | 03. November 2010

Hanging on and being rewarded at the NASA press site

Space journalists need to have stamina - in particular when reporting on a shuttle launch. Often, scrub follows scrub follows scrub - which is just normal with regard to the complex matter of space flight. On these images, you see the journalists waiting for a news conference following a meeting of the Shuttle Mission Management Team (MMT) – but the news conference will of course only start after the hours-long meeting has finished. read more