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DG DEFIS ONLINE WORKSHOP: IMPACT OF THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC ON EU AEROSPACE AND DEFENCE ECOSYSTEM

SME4SPACE will participate and contribute to the DG DEFIS on line workshop on Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on European Aerospace and Defence Ecosystem from 8 to 9 July 2020. More info at the following link https://www.copernicus.eu/en/events/events/online-workshop-impact-covid-19-pandemic-eu-aerospace-and-defence-ecosystem Registrations are open until 3rd July 2020 (12:00 am CET). View the agenda

PlasmaBound Seals €1.1 million Investment Round

SME4SPACE is proud to announce that its Individual Company Member PlasmaBound, a University College Dublin (UCD) spin- out, which has developed a novel surface treatment technology to enable global manufacturing industries to reduce product weight and meet fuel efficiency and carbon emissions requirements, closed a €1.1 million investment round on […]

SpaceUp free Webinars

SpaceUp project is organising a series of free webinars mainly focused on innovative Space SMEs, Start-ups and Scale-ups. Did you miss anyone of the following webinars? Do not worry, all the webinars are recorded and available on SpaceUp YouTube channel and hereunder. Stay tuned for the coming webinars. How technology […]

SME4SPACE COVID-19 FOLLOW-ON SURVEY RESULTS

Following our previous rapid survey on the urgent actions to be proposed and the actual situation due to the spread of COVD-19. SME4SPACE is conducting this follow-on survey to assess the current situation and the impact of the actions put in place by ESA and European Commission to support European […]

SME4SPACE COVID-19 follow-on survey

SME4SPACE, in its continuos effort to support European Space SMEs, is closely and in constant contact with the European Institutions (both ESA and European Commission) to face the difficult situation created by the spread of COVID-19. FOLLOW ON COVID-19 DEADLINE EXTENDED UP TO 6th MAY For this reason, following our […]

ESA Cost Rate Calculation Free Webinar

Register and participate in a free of charge online training course on “ESA Cost Rates Calculation” and learn how to calculate hourly rates and overheads in line with ESA guidelines. This training course, targeted at Financial Managers and Project Controllers of Space SMEs, will be organised as a webinar on […]

Registrations to ISD2020 are open!

The European Space Agency (ESA) is organising the Industry Space Days 2020 (#ISD2020) at ESTEC (Noordwijk, The Netherlands) on 16 – 17 September 2020. All members of the space community is invited to attend it. The eighth edition of the ISD is organised by the ESA SME Office (also in […]

SME4SPACE COVID-19 survey

SME4SPACE is aware and conscious of the difficult situation created by the spread of COVID-19. For this reason, we would like to ask all European Space SMEs to propose us a number of urgent actions to be addressed both to ESA and European Commission as representative Association of the Space […]

Horizon 2020 calls be extended

The recent escalation of restrictions related to the COVID-19 outbreak may hamper applicants’ ability to prepare and finalise high-quality proposals. For this reason, for Horizon 2020 calls with original deadlines between now and 15 April, extensions will be applied. The precise new deadlines for each call and topic will be […]

SME4SPACE Webinar on Legal Aspects of the Consortium Management of ESA projects

SME4SPACE has organized a Webinar on “The Legal Aspects of the Consortium Management of ESA Projects”. The Webinar was held by our Chairman, Hans Bracquené, who is a legal consultant with an extensive experience in legal aspects of ESA contracts and consortium management. During this Webinar, the major topics a […]