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4 February 2020

Call for Ideas: Quantum Technologies for Space-Based Systems

The Directorate-General for Defence Industry and Space is looking for recommendations for quantum technology research and innovation (R&I) activities for space systems. These ideas can range from basic research to...

21 January 2020

InnovFin Space Equity Pilot

The European Commission and European Investment Bank Group join forces to boost space sector investment with EUR 200 million of financing: – EUR 100 million contingent loan for the new...

17 January 2020

Galileo Masters – All Winners!

Since 2004 more than 11,900 innovators participated in the Galileo Masters. Many of the solutions submitted in previous years have been implemented and successfully launched into the market. You can...

17 January 2020

Dragon 5 Europe/China tender on Earth Observation

The European Space Agency (ESA), together with the National Remote Sensing Center of China (NRSCC) under the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), has launched a tender for the use...

15 January 2020

Structure of the new Directorate General for Defense Industry and Space

The European Commission’s defense industry and space program is being implemented by a new Directorate General (DG Defense and Space, abbreviated DEFIS). Timo Pesonen, previously General Director of DG GROW,...

8 January 2020

EMPIR Call 2020

EURAMET has launched a Call within the European Metrology Programme for Innovation and Research (EMPIR) addressing the topic areas ‘Metrology for Industry, Fundamental Metrology, Metrology for Pre- and Co-normative Research...

6 January 2020

Fundamental Elements – EU R&D funding for EGNSS-enabled electronics

Fundamental Elements is a new EU R&D funding mechanism supporting the development of EGNSS-enabled chipsets, receivers and antennas. The Fundamental Elements projects are part of the overall European GNSS strategy for market uptake,...

19 December 2019

ESA Gets Its Biggest Budget Ever

ESA’s Council at Ministerial Level, Space19+, has concluded in Seville, Spain, with the endorsement of the most ambitious plan to date for the future of ESA and the whole European...

15 October 2019

European GNSS Agency (GSA) releases 6th GNSS Market Report

The GSA GNSS Market Report has become the go-to reference for all GNSS market players. Download it here.

20 August 2019

Call for ideas for GNSS R&D activities for Horizon Europe

  The European Commission is launching a call for ideas to gather recommendations in satellite navigation (GNSS) upstream R&D activities, to help identify European capacities and weaknesses in this field,...

15 August 2019

ESA Invitations to Tender (ITTs) for the aggregation of the IOD/IOV retained experiments

Invitations to Tender (ITTs) for the aggregation of the IOD/IOV retained experiments have been published on the ESA EMITS tendering system: Search for the following opportunities: o   AO9985: IOD/IOV...

10 July 2019

Official Publication of the Updated H2020 Work Programme

The European Commission has officially published the updated Work Programmes for the last year of Horizon 2020. The Space Work Programme has also been updated and a number of new...

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