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Participate in H2020 CHEOPS project Final Event

On 29th June 2021, H2020 CHEOPS project will showcase its results during an online event. The event is free of charge, but registration is mandatory and subject to the project partners approval. CHEOPS project has developed 3 different classes of Electric Propulsion Hall Effect Thrusters: a low power for Low […]

Launch event of the European Union Space Programme

The Launch event of the European Union Space Programme will celebrate a key milestone: the entry into force of the EU Space Programme, setting a fresh start to an ambitious Space Agenda for Europe showcasing the contribution of the EU Space Programme in the digital and green transitions and Europe’s […]

We are hiring

SME4SPACE is looking for a Project and Communications Officer to support the work of the Association. The person will interact with the European Space SME community as well as many stakeholders throughout Europe and will participate in and contribute to the execution of the different on-going projects and contracts as […]

Take the Survey on space activities of SMEs in Europe

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) provide not only a large potential for innovation, they also represent an ever-increasing share of the European space industrial landscape. In view of the increasing relevance of SMEs for the activities of the European Space Agency (ESA) and the industrial base of its Member States […]

Join the SME Forum “The Future of Work”

ESA and SME4SPACE are co-organising a SME Forum “The Future of Work” on 17th June 2021 from 14:00 to 16:00 CEST. The Covid-19 crisis has accelerated the evolution of the way of working in the space sector, especially towards a more digital and  green industry. The skills and competences required […]

Register and Participate to webinar on Financing Space

The European Space Agency and the European Investment Bank are jointly organising a webinar on Financing Space: options for SMEs and MidCaps in Europe to be held on11th February from 2 to 4,30 pm (CET) via Webex.For more information and registration, please visit the following link:https://atpi.eventsair.com/QuickEventWebsitePortal/financing-space-smes/website

SME4SPACE celebrates 10 years from its incorporation

In 2021, SME4SPACE celebrates 10 years from its incorporation as not for profit organisation under the Belgian Law. SME4SPACE was already launched as an informal group of Space SME Associations in 2007 during the Le Bourget. Nowadays, SME4SPACE is the representative Organisation of the European Space SMEs from both ESA […]

Available the first results of a study on Space SMEs importance

It is widely accepted that SMEs play an important role in the development of a sustainable European space industry. This is underlined by several stakeholders within the industry and by public authorities at national and international level. But when these stakeholders are developing a policy to support the crucial role […]

ESA Harmonisation process: 2021 Technical Dossiers

Through SME4SPACE is possible to receive the Technical Dossiers (TD) relative to the 2021 cycles of  the ESA Harmonisation process: First cycle 2021: Technologies for Hold Down and Release Mechanisms and Deployment Mechanisms Solar Generators and Solar Cells On-Board Computers, Data Handling Systems and Microelectronics Avionics Embedded Systems Cubesat Propulsion […]

Assessing the Status of the European Space Industry: Outlining Future Opportunities and Innovations to Sustain a Strong and Resilient Space Industry

On 17th November 2020, from 4 pm (CET), SME4SPACE Chairman, Hans Bracquené, participated in the Webinar on Assessing the Status of the European Space Industry: Outlining Future Opportunities and Innovations to Sustain a Strong and Resilient Space Industry. Other Speakers were:· Moderator: Peter De Selding – Chief Editor, Space Intel […]