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, takes over the management of...

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08 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 and Support for Networks’ ....

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06 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, led by GSA. The objectives of...

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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 space sector. The Member States...

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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.

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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, and to design a multi-annual R&D...

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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 PROJECT ACTIVITIES RELATED TO EXPERIMENTS...

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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 calls for funding will open...

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