Linda van Duivenbode

Maritime Awareness Call

The European Defence Industrial Development Programme (EDIDP) is looking for solutions to enhance the EU’s maritime awareness: “multifunctional capabilities, including space based surveillance and tracking (discover, locate, identify, classify and counteract the threats). Deadline: 1 December 2020. Complete call text can be found on the EU portal. Challenge The EU has an increasing need of […]Read More

Consultation: satellites for city management

As part of the European Innovation Partnership on Smart Cities and Communities (EIP-SCC), the Geospatial Cities initiative started a consultation to find out which satellite-based services are (most) useful for cities – for those who manage the city’s infrastructure and functions and those who live, play and work there. The initiative and consultation are run […]Read More

ITT: SAR/GALILEO Return Link Service Evolutions

The European Commission has launched an Invitation to Tender (ITT) to set up a system prototype demonstration of the SAR/Galileo return link service two-way messaging services and develop and validate a prototype of Second Generation Beacon. The total estimated contract value is EUR 700,000 and the deadline for submission is 8 October 2020 16:00. Full […]Read More

European Research & Innovation Days

Save the Date – 22-24 September 2020 – Virtual Event Europe’s flagship event for research & innovation is coming back this year, as a virtual event packed full with information and interactive session. In addition to plenary sessions, the event has 10 thematic break-out “hubs”: Hub 1: PolicyHub 2: Green dealHub 3: DigitalHub 4: Horizon […]Read More

Space for business opportunities

Join the European Space Agency’s (ESA) Industry Space Days (ISD) on 16-17 September 2020. No need to travel as the event will be online, so even if you’re not in the space community and are interested to find out what it can offer this is an easy way to find out. ISD is organised by […]Read More

International ocean governance EC consultation

From 15 July to 15 October 2020, the European Commission Maritime Affairs and Fisheries seeks input into the governance of international oceans and the EU’s role. The contributions will help re-examine the EU’s role in international ocean governance, assess the three priorities of the current agenda (actions and goals) and identify new policy areas/actions to […]Read More