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ESA Commercialisation at Viva Technology 2022

ESA Commercialisation at Viva Technology 2022

The future is in play. Space technologies are reshaping the way we live, work, and interact with each other. Combining the support of ESA and their disruptive visions, the new…

Living Planet Symposium 2022

Living Planet Symposium 2022

The Living Planet Symposia bring together scientists and researchers from all over the world to present and discuss the latest findings on Earth science and advances in Earth observation technologies.…

New Φ-lab in Sweden and the Rise of Edge Computing in Space

New Φ-lab in Sweden and the Rise of Edge Computing in Space

Building on its experience in fostering transformative innovations aimed at market adoption in the Earth observation (EO) sector, the model of Φ-lab@ESRIN is being replicated across Europe by ESA. Under the…

Spotting drones with bad intentions through space data

Spotting drones with bad intentions through space data

An exciting area for the usage of space data would be: drones. But how do they connect? That is a question the company D3 Seeron, incubated in the ESA BIC…

Φ-lab Investing in Industrial Innovation

Φ-lab Investing in Industrial Innovation

ESA Φ-lab is organising a two-day forum to bring together major players in the commercial Earth observation sector. Scheduled for 24 and 25 February, the online event will include representatives…

How Earth Observation Technology can interact with startups – Interview with Pierre-Philippe Mathieu, Head of the ESA Φ-lab Explore Office

How Earth Observation Technology can interact with startups – Interview with Pierre-Philippe Mathieu, Head of the ESA Φ-lab Explore Office

Pierre-Philippe Mathieu is heading the Φ-lab Explore Office (within the Earth Observation Future Systems Department) at the European Space Agency (ESA) in ESRIN (Frascati, Italy). Pierre-Philippe spent 20+ years working…

How handcrafted technology from space benefits the search for the origin of our universe

How handcrafted technology from space benefits the search for the origin of our universe

RUAG Space Austria has been developing and producing innovative thermal insulation for satellites for the last 30 years. This insulation protects satellites from extreme cold and heat (+/- 200°C usually)…

Nine Engineering – Access management, reinvented

Nine Engineering – Access management, reinvented

Belgian start-up Nine Engineering has successfully launched NineGuard, a next generation access control solution based on facial recognition powered by space technology. Investing in Security In the past few years…

PDtraKer: Fighting Parkinson’s Disease with Space Tech

PDtraKer: Fighting Parkinson’s Disease with Space Tech

A new approach to Parkinson’s Disease’s treatment uses GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite System) to track the patients’ movement and provide continuous support to patients.   Kinetikos was created in 2015…

Space in support for the insurance sector

Space in support for the insurance sector

The global insurance market has suffered a downturn of -3% in 2020 due to the COVID-19, but those losses are expected to be recovered by the end of 2021. This…

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