Your Business Powered by Space: Launching in West Midlands
Are you an SME or large organisation working in Artificial Intelligence, AR/VR, Digital, Health, Transport, Construction, Utilities, Energy etc?
Could you be leveraging space technology and data for the benefit of your business?
“Your Business Powered by Space” event organised by European Space Agency (ESA) Business Applications (BA) Regional Ambassador for the Midlands and North East England is designed for those companies who may not consider themselves to be in the space sector, but have the potential to use the space assets such as Satellite Navigation, Earth Observation data and Satellite Communications to their commercial advantage.
This event (hosted by Innovation Birmingham) will demystify the rapidly growing space resource and introduce you to the advantages and opportunities for your organisation to grow.
The European Space Agency (ESA) through its Business Applications (BA) programme has launched 5 Regional Ambassador Platforms in the UK to raise awareness and support businesses that are interested in developing services using the above mentioned space assets.
Successful applicants receive:
- Zero-equity funding (from €60K to €2M+ per activity)
- A personalised ESA consultant
- Technical & commercial guidance
- Access to ESA’s network of partners
- Credibility of the ESA brand
Please come along to find out how ESA can fund your business to help create new services powered by space and to meet your ESA BA Regional Ambassador for the Midlands and North East England. We will be joined by previous successful applicants from various sectors.
The event will include:
Presentations from businesses highlighting their innovative use of space technology and data.
Panel discussion with potential end users giving an overview of their latest challenges including Connected Places Catapult, Satellite Applications Catapult, Energy Systems Catapult, West Midlands Academic Health Science Network and more.
Networking opportunities with ESA Business Applications, end users and service/solution providers.
12:00 –12:30 – Registration and Light lunch
12:30 – 12:40 – Welcome and Introduction
12:40 – 13:10 – Introduction to European Space Agency Business Applications
13:10 – 13:25 – Introduction to Your European Space Agency Business Applications Regional Ambassador
13:25 – 13:40 – Overview of Innovation Birmingham
13:40 – 15:00 – Real World Examples of successful ESA Business Applications Funded Projects
15:00 – 15:15 – Coffee and Networking
15:15 – 15:55 – Panel Discussion – Challenges and Opportunities in various sectors – Digital, Health, Transport, Energy and more.
15:55 – 16:00 – Wrap Up and Close
Numbers are limited so please book early to avoid missing this important networking opportunity.
Find out more about what ESA Business Applications can do for you by visiting our website https://business.esa.int/
We hope you can make it.
European Space Agency Business Applications Regional Ambassador (Midlands and North East England)