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Organic Best Practices & Ecosystem Preservation Kick-Start Activity

opening date: 7 March 2018

The European Space Agency’s Organic Best Practices & Ecosystem Preservation Kick-Start Activity offers support and funding to companies looking to develop space empowered services for the preservation of our environment.

WHAT THEY ARE LOOKING FOR
Ideas for commercial services empowered by Space for the preservation of our environment.
They consider three key factors: Team│ Market potential │ Space application
(The service you intend to develop must be using a technology developed initially for Space like Satellite Earth Observation, Satellite Navigation, Satellite Communications, Spaceflight Technologies, Space Weather).

KEY FOCUS AREAS
Agritech  Horticulture │ Smart Environment & Clean Tech │ Traceability & Food Safety │ Processing & Packaging │ Bio-tech │ Big Data & Analytics │ Drones for Agriculture │ Apiary Management │ Artifical Intelligence (AI) & Machine Learning │ Virtual Reality (VR) & Augmented Reality (AR)

WHAT THEY OFFER
They offer funding and support to companies for business case assessment and development of new space empowered services for organic practices and the preservation of the environment.
  Zero-equity funding up to €60K per activity
  Technical & commercial guidance
  Access to our network and partners
  Use of the ESA brand for your service

WEBINAR
Do you have any question on how to apply? Or on how space contributes to the preservation of our environment? Join the webinars on the 1st and 5th of March at 15:00 CET – 16:00 CET! Register here


SOURCE: European Space Agency