Karim is the president of the Tunisian Space Agency TSA and the manager of the project Carthage 01, which is a mini rocket that participated in C’Space 2011 in France, within an international meeting of students who are passionate about space, space was co-organized by CNES and “Planètes Sciences” association.
The event consists in some steps:
- The space project is tested to check if it is qualified to be launched.
- The qualified space project is inserted into the launch pad.
- The launch of the space project
Carthage 01 succeeded to fly and allowed its project manager Karim Hamid to obtain the flight certificate from C’Space. With that being said, Carthage 01, is the first 100 % Tunisian mini rocket that had a successful launch after Tunisian revolution. It is and will always be the example that inspires all the members and followers of the TSA.
Kerim he studied Telecom, Computer Science and Electronics at the Higher Institute of Electronics and Communication Sfax (ISECS) and then he got an engineer degree in computer science at Higher School of Engineering and Technology of Tunis (ESPRIT).
Kerim he is a Digital manager, web designer and microcontrollers programming. In 2011 he was elected to be a scientific leader and trainer in aerospace at the Tunisian Organization of Aerospace Education and Youth and Sciences Tunisian Association.