Tags : startups

Space Startups in the SDG Ecosystem

A few weeks ago Amsterdam-based consultancy firm PHI Factory published a map of 200 Dutch startups that contribute to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Space as a contributor to SDGs Just two years earlier, the director of the United Nations for Outer Space Affairs Simonetta di Pippo claimed that ’65 of the 169 SDG […]Read More

Boosting Space Investments with Cassini

At the recent European Space Conference in Brussels, the four key partners of the Cassini space entrepreneurship initiative further committed their support for the programme. The European Commission, the EU Agency for the Space Programme (EUSPA), the European Space Agency (ESA), and the European Investment Fund (EIF) committed to multiplying the benefits of space technology […]Read More

Impact of Covid-19 in the Space Sector

Because of government restrictions to curb the spread of the Covid-19, business operations around the world have been hindered or halted. Innovation and research activities are often the first to be in danger during an economic crisis. Being extra reliant on innovation and research, this means that many start-ups and SMEs are more vulnerable than […]Read More

Opportunities for Space Startups and SMEs in 2022

The startup and SME landscape in the space industry has grown significantly, in both value and scale, in recent years, with increasing opportunities for both funding and technical support. To keep the value chain sustainable and on track to continue healthy growth, startups and SMEs must leverage the global space industry network in order to […]Read More

Opportunities in 2022 with ESA

If you are looking to start the new space year 2022 with a new great business idea based on space data, then you are making a great choice! Never have there been more opportunities to build a solid new business around space data! Open Calls Platform Together with the Netherlands Space Office (NSO) Groundstation.Space developed […]Read More

Discover Your Space 2021

Meet the Dutch space industry and discover your space on 23 and 25 November! Discover Your Space is an annually organised networking event at the Faculty of Aerospace Engineering of the TU Delft, however, this year it will take place entirely online. On the evening of Tuesday November 23rd, many companies active in the Dutch […]Read More

Reef Support Wins the Copernicus Masters 2020 Competition

Copernicus Data and AI to Protect the World’s Coral Reefs Celebrating its 10th iteration in 2020, the international innovation competition Copernicus Masters awarded prizes in 22 categories to outstanding products and services based on Earth observation data. All the winners presented their ideas at the Space Pitches session, and nine challenge winners were honoured during […]Read More