President, Spectrum Space Security Inc.
M.A.Sc., Ottawa University
Gr. Cert., McGill University Institute of Air and Space Law
Gilles Doucet is an independent space security consultant, President of Spectrum Space Security Inc. and technical consultant for ABH Aerospace LLC. Doucet’s consultancy focuses on the convergence of satellite technology, military space applications, space governance and international space security cooperation. Spectrum provides consulting services for space security research, education and training. Professor Doucet is a member and Technical Lead of the drafting committee for the Manual on International Law Applicable to Military Uses of Outer Space.
Professor Doucet is a member of the International Institute of Space Law (IISL) and a member of the Legal Advisory Council of For All Moonkind. Prior to founding Spectrum Security Inc., Professor Doucet spent 35 years as a research scientist with the Canadian Department of National Defence conducting studies and assessments on space technology, military applications, and advising on space policy, international cooperation, and defence diplomacy. Professor Doucet’s education includes Bachelors and Masters degrees in Engineering from Ottawa University and a Graduate Certificate in Air and Space Law from McGill’s Institute of Air and Space Law.