passive igloo project by Peter Gallinelli
Peter Gallinelli (1964) was born in
Sydney, Australia. At 19, he arrives in Geneva, where
he still lives today. On the one hand he is an architect,
lecturer and researcher at the University of Applied
Sciences of Geneva and, on the other, an adventurer
and naval architect.
The passive igloo project is a convergence of his scientific
activities and his taste for adventure.
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coordinator : Frédéric Gillet
Frédéric Gillet (1977),
from France Haute Savoie, is an environmental engineer
and has 12 years experience in projects in the fields
of water and energy. Passionate of mountain and wide
spaces, he is in charge of the scientific coordination
of the expedition.
The passive igloo project is an opportunity to link
his scientific interests with his passion for voyage
and great natural spaces.
Contact : frederic.gillet
Logistics : Dolores Gonzalez
advisor : Reto Camponovo
and supporters :
Remy, Colette, Rob, Lisa, Mathilde, Dolores, Haude,
Reto, Peter, Flavio, Christophe, Christine, Kalle, Pascal,
Patrick, Dimitri, Miguel, Stéphane, Ivan, David,
Hans, Jakob, Barbara, Perle, Cora, Jean-Guillaume, Melvin,
Jonas, Clementine, Sylvie, Bernard, Estelle, Valentine,
Valérie, Miranda and numerous members from YCC...
and Eric & France from the Vagabond.
project partner : Kalle Schmidt
Kalle Schmidt (1995) was born in Lausanne.
He lived a nomadic youth between Germany, London, Washington
DC and the Spanish hinterland. He is passionate about
adventure, but also loves drawing and photography.
The passive igloo project is part of a sabbatical year
before his studies in pedagogy.