Benjamin Pothier is an elected fellow international of the Explorers Club (NYC) a PhD Candidate in the international research program of the Planetary Collegium ( Plymouth University, UK)' a Photographer, Film maker and human factor expert for the human spaceflight committee of the international astronautical federation.
The Mission Commander of a Moon mission simulation that will take place on Earth at LunAres habitat in Poland in a repurposed nuclear bunker with an international crew of 6 analogue astronauts in February 2021, he was previously a selected member of the 2018-2019 Euromoonmars campaign of the European Space Agency and ILEWG ( International Lunar Exploration Working
Group) in order to help future missions to the Moon.
Through his participation to expeditions on remote locations and analog astronaut trainings worldwide, Mr Pothier specializes in Life experiences in I.C.E [Isolated, Confined and Extreme]
environments and their documentation through Photography and Films