Space for Business: Join the #1 business programme for the

The next generation of space technology  will be responsible for delivering global  internet, fighting climate change, and taking  humanity to Mars. To accomplish such  audacious goals, the industry will require  talent with diverse skills and backgrounds  from every walk of life.  Space is the new economic frontier. An increasing number  of entrepreneurs and “New Space” […]Read More

Space Hubs Network launches its first open call

The first Space Hubs Network (SUN) Open Call providing mentorship and support services to  entrepreneurs, startups and scaleups is open until the 15th of June, noon CET. The two-year EU funded programme, which aims to help start-ups, scale-ups and entrepreneurs develop and excel  their technology in the space sector, offers three different stages of support […]Read More

Open Competition: Presidential Hackathon Taiwan 2021

Introduction The Presidential Hackathon is an initiative designed by the Taiwanese government to demonstrate its emphasis on open data and innovative data use to address the needs of national development and social needs. The event aims to facilitate knowledge exchange and collaborative learning among data owners, data scientists and field experts by bringing together the […]Read More

SKIES Feedback Form

Dear partner or participant of SKIES activities, Your feedback throughout the project will help us to make sure everything is working well. Let us know what is working well, how we can improve and what we should consider. Feel free to tell us who you are in your answers, or reply anonymously if you prefer. […]Read More

Workshop: Stakeholder Input on the Evolution of Copernicus Water Services

April 20, 2021 13:00 CEST | Online | Free registration Water products which are fit for purpose Water-ForCE recognises that it is essential to undertake the next phase of research and innovation in Earth Observation in partnership with industry and policy sectors, to design products which can effectively address our immediate environmental and climate challenges.  Have your say in […]Read More

Closing the skills gap for young researchers through innovation and

The EU-funded project SKIES (SKilled, Innovative and Entrepreneurial Scientists) will train astronomy graduate students in transferable skills for academia and industry. SKIES integrates open science, social innovation and entrepreneurship topics. The project kicked off on 1 March and will run for 18 months. Innovative thinking and knowledge of open science are assets for any research […]Read More

HiTMaT 2021: Opportunties for Space Campus Noordwijk

Soon, the next HiTMaT call for proposals will be published. This yearly call stimulates and inspires consortia to come up with innovative solutions to address societal challenges. Winners from this call are granted € 25.000 by Holland High Tech to realize their ideas. The main focus within this call is the collaboration between research institutes […]Read More

Horizon Europe: What we can learn from mission-oriented space policies

Horizon Europe: What we can (and cannot) learn from mission-oriented space policies. Policies relating to space are often used as an example by innovation scholars. Due to enormous amounts of R&D in space technologies, long development times, high dependency on governments, and the high spillover effects, the space sector is emblematic for other sectors dealing […]Read More

New Network Gives Airtime to Earth

Climate change challenges the future and forces us to think about how we want to live. More than an environmental problem, climate change is a break from old thinking. This old thinking is currently ubiquitous in what we see and hear on a daily basis, in particular in the traditional public media offering. Therefore, a […]Read More

Dutch cities transform into Mondriaan paintings

Remote sensing experts recently pitched the concept called ‘StedenDoek’ at the Copernicus Climate Smart City Hackethon in the city of Amersfoort. Piet Mondriaan, one of Amersfoort’s famous historical residents, famous for his abstract paintings which contain horizontal and vertical lines filled with primary colors is the inspiration to come up with a plan to act […]Read More