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Stakeholders workshop Standards4Space

SME4SPACE Chairman, Hans Bracquené, will participate as panellist in the second panel of the Stakeholder Workshop “From space to Earth & back: how standards support space applications for Europe” that will be held on 24th June 2019 in Brussels at Hotel NH Bloom, organised by CEN and CENELEC. Draft Programme […]

Last days to submit your abstract for the 2019 EPIC Workshop

EPIC Workshop 2019 will be held on 21-23 October 2019 in ESA/ESTEC (The Netherlands) at Newton meeting room and will be organised by ESA and EPIC. In order to participate and to submit an abstract please register at the following link: REGISTRATION EPIC WORKSHOP  If you would like to give a […]

GOVSATCOM – Preliminary Market Consultation

The European Commission has released the Preliminary Market Consultation for the GOVSATCOM Hub(s) as a Call for Expression of Interest. Economic operators are invited to reply to this Call for Expression of Interest by 28 June 2019 at 4.00 pm (CEST). The objective of this PMC is to collect different […]

Deadline extended for ESA’s SME Financing Survey

Take part in ESA’s SME Financing Survey. SME4SPACE is supporting the European Space Agency’s SME Office and we would like to invite you to take part in its SME Financing Survey. Why this survey? ESA is working on different avenues to support the business sustainability of the industrial space SME […]

ESA-STAR evaluation survey

Which is your experience with esa-star? ESA is asking for a few minutes of your time to let them know, by answering 25 simple questions, what you think of esa-star, what you like, as well those features you believe could be improved or changed. Click here, to complete the survey […]

Europe’s largest project for digitisation of industry

SME4SPACE is glad to announce that its Member Jotne EPM Technology (NO) will coordinate the Norwegian part of Europe’s largest project for solutions in automation and digitisation for the industry. Arrowhead Tools has a budget of EUR 91 million and 81 participants, among them some of Europe’s largest companies such […]

Register for the European SpaceTech Transfer Forum 2019 – Warsaw 25th April 2019

SME4SPACE supports the organisation of the European Space Tech Transfer Forum (ESTTF) 2019 that will take place on April 25th, 2019 in Warsaw (Centre for Advanced Materials and Technologies CEZAMAT, 19 Poleczki Street).     ESTTF is an international event dedicated to space technologies transfer in both aspects – inside and outside the […]

Deep sorrow for the loss of Prof. Sebastiano Tusa, Cultural Heritage Councilor of the Sicily Region

SME4SPACE is deeply sorrowful and shocked for the news that Prof. Sebastiano Tusa, Cultural Heritage Councilor of the Sicily Region (Italy), and former head of Sicilian Region Authority for the Maritime Cultural Heritage, died yesterday (10th March 2019) in the crashed airplane that was going from Addis Abeba (Ethiopia) to Nairobi […]

ESA Harmonisation process: 2019 Technical Dossiers

Through SME4SPACE is possible to receive the Technical Dossiers (TD) relative to the 2019 cycles of  the ESA Harmonisation process: First cycle 2019: Chemical Propulsion – Micropropulsion Composite Materials Cryogenics and Focal Plane Cooling Electrochemical Energy Storage Power Management and Distribution   Second cycle 2019: Big Data from Space (BDFS) […]

Training opportunities for SME from ESA SME Office in 2019

The ESA SME Office organises and supports various training courses for SMEs. Subjects covered take account of requests from SMEs, as well as the availability of ESA experts capable of delivering state-of-the-art knowledge and know-how. Where appropriate, organisations external to ESA are also engaged as a complementary source of expertise. […]