Year: 2023

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Don’t miss your chance to bring your space-tech business idea to life. Unlock the power of space now with SPARK 4 BUSINESS & SPARK 4 TECH Open Call. Application Deadline: 11 December, 2023

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Stable Infrastructure and Better Privacy

Winners of the Technology Transfer Challenge 2023 The winners of this year’s ESA Technology Transfer Challenge are TeroMovigo (1st prize) and Azulfy (2nd prize). They apply ESA Patents to monitor the stability of our infrastructure and to ensure we can fight…

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ESA Space Solutions Centre Portugal celebrates nine years of space innovation

The ESA Space Solutions Centre Portugal celebrates its 9th anniversary on November 30th. The commemorative event will take place in buildings C and D on the premises of Instituto Pedro Nunes and is organized in partnership with the European Space Agency,…

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ESA Technology Transfer Challenge 2023

COMPETITION RULES The competition starts on 1 September 2023 and will run until 6 November, 2023. During this time, interested entities can submit their ideas for the use of ESA patented invention / ESA software tool or choose one of the…

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SPARK 4 Tech Open Call

ESA Space Solutions Portugal has launched the SPARK 4 Tech Open Call to support business ideas based on innovative technology transfer from space down to Earth! SPARK 4 Tech aims to finance Technology Transfer Proof of Concepts in order to prove…

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Reaching for the stars with Coimbra Space Summer School

The 9th edition of Coimbra Space Summer School (CSSS) took place on the 6th, 7th and 8th of September 2023 and was a total success! CSSS is an event dedicated to higher education students, researchers, entrepreneurs and to everyone who is…

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Opportunities with ESA Space Solutions Portugal in 2023

If you have a new great business idea based on space data and technology, you can find many great opportunities with ESA Space Solutions Portugal. Submit your proposal until 26 October! Here you may find an overview of our current calls: ESA BIC…

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“CERN Venture Connect – CERN’s New Startup Program”

ESA Space Solutions Portugal is organising the webinar “CERN Venture Connect – CERN’s New Startup Programme”, in partnership with CERN – the European Organisation for Nuclear Research, which will take place on October 19, 2023, at 3pm CEST. The event will…

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ESA BIC PORTUGAL start-ups raised € 25 MLN in 2022

“A new era for the space industry is beginning to unfold, and opportunities abound for everyone to participate in the global space economy (…) In 2022, ESA BIC Portugal start-ups Delox, Fibersail, Neuraspace, Spotlite and Stratio announced having received a total…

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Coimbra Space Summer School is back!

From September 6th to 8th, we invite you to join us at Instituto Pedro Nunes, for an extraordinary learning experience related to the space economy. This year’s edition will have a special focus on the ESA’s Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer (JUICE)…

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