Copernicus Masters Newsletter
FieldSense Wins at Space App Camp
After one week of intense teamwork at the European Space Agency's ESTEC and ESA BIC Noordwijk facilities in the Netherlands, the 20 developers from 11 countries participating in the Space App Camp (funded by the EU project S2G2M2) presented their apps to the other participants and a jury of representatives from ESA, the European Commission, and the project's consortium. From the five teams working on apps in predefined categories the latter selected FieldSense, an app helping farmers visualise up-to-date crop health data, as the winning app ...
Sign up for the ESA App Challenge
Mobile app developers are invited to submit their mobile application using satellite data to the ESA App Challenge. The winner will receive an individualised support-package specific to his app (e.g. tech-support, design-support, app marketing and more) valued at EUR 10,000. Moreover, the winner has the chance to get his idea further developed in one of the nine ESA Business Incubation Centres (BICs). The incubation package has a value of up to EUR 50,000 ...
My Trip to Kourou - GEO Illustration Challenge 2013 Winner Tells His Story of the Sentinel-1A launch
When gazing down at the coastline of French Guiana just before your plane touches down, it can be hard to believe that your destination is home to one of the most modern space launch centres in the world. During last year's Copernicus Masters competition, I submitted an entry to the GEO Illustration Challenge "Traces of Humankind". I was fortunate enough to be awarded first prize: a trip to French Guiana to witness the launch of a rocket ...
ESA App Camp
ESA is inviting 20 app developers to the ESA App Camp at its ESRIN location in Italy from 8 - 15 September 2014. Don`t miss your chance to meet with like-minded people, create mobile applications using satellite data, and gain insight into ESA's work ...
S2G2M2 Workshop: Going Forward - Further Steps for Europe's Next Entrepreneurs
Thursday, 12 June 2014, 9:00 - 12:45, @European Space Solutions, Prague
The S2G2M2 project of the European Mobile and Mobility Industries Alliance (EMMIA) supports innovative mobile service providers in implementing business cases that exploit the European satellite navigation systems Galileo and EGNOS and the European Earth observation programme Copernicus. At the European Space Solutions conference, S2G2M2 will connect technology-focused companies and innovators with various knowledge and business support providers. The "Going Forward" workshop aims to provide a forum for sharing experiences, practical information, and other expertise ...
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Dates and Events
20 to 22 May | Frascati | SENTINEL-2 for Science Workshop
20 to 25 May | Berlin | ILA Berlin Air Show
21 to 23 May | Split | Split Remote Sensing Summer School 2014
28 to 29 May | London | GEO Business 2014
02 to 04 June | Paris | Global Space Applications Conference
12 June | Belfast | Digital Society and Satellite Applications
10 to 11 June | Prague | 3rd National Copernicus User Forum
11 to 13 June | Prague | European Space Solutions Conference
16 to 20 June | Warsaw | EARSeL & ISPRS Young Scientist Days 2014
Copernicus Masters Timeline