Advisory Board

Thi Hien Nguyen

Thi Hien Nguyen is a German-based, Futurist, Philanthropist, and Social Entrepreneur who is best known as “Ninja” for her energetic drive and passion for space, longevity, exponential technologies, and innovation.

Her curiosity ranges from expanding the mind and exploring the universe to creating your own reality.

Hien’s massive transformative purpose is to uplift the people, planet, and beyond with space and sustainability solutions.


Born in Laos, resident in Germany, Hien is a space traveller who has lived in over 7 countries and now spends time traveling through worldwide meetings, workshops, and conferences on transformational change.

A consultant on topics of transformational change — from digital disruption to business remodeling to specific scenarios across public and private sectors, Hien is an inspirer and influencer of the future of humanity on and off earth.

She is the Founder and Executive Director at SpaceconneX with a mission to connect, collaborate, and catalyze ideas, actions, people, and projects that lead to the opening of the space frontier.

SpaceconneX envisions a future in which humanity has expanded into the solar system, contributing products and services that will foster a better life for all mankind.

Hien is also a Philanthropist and Humanitarian at Global Goodwill Ambassadors (GGA) in Germany since 2018, where they recognize good people performing humanitarian work while promoting initiatives to serve the people who need them most.

Since 2009, she has been the CEO and Founder of Hi Performance where she works as a functional medicine practitioner and high performance coach, with a background in physiotherapy and health and fitness.

Her goals are solving humanities greatest challenges by developing all the science, systems, tools, technologies, methods, and knowledge needed to build self-sustaining and prosperous human communities beyond the Earth — even as we apply those tools and knowledge to protect Earth.

Short-term, Hien is pursuing a Space Studies Program at the esteemed International Space University. Long-term, Hien envisions a future where humanity has expanded into the solar system.

Hien lives by one mantra: To impact the future abundantly.

Listen to Hien on the Future of Humanity podcast with Carl Taylor.

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