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Kristine Løvflaten Koslung

Space Applications can play an important role in the search for new sustainable solutions for the challenges we are...


Lorenzo Scatena,Eleonora Lombardi,

The democratization of space is opening the door to the development of sustainable downstream services provided by new...


Prof. Hans Sünkel, Martin Moessler & Inês Plácido

Fostering Austrian cross-sectorial innovation, based on the capabilities of space data and services, leading to...


Carlos Cerqueira Carla Duarte

AP Portugal supports space solutions for terrestrial applications!


Nicolas Helssen

Space science and technology has provided the world with a myriad of innovations it can access. It is now time to...

United Kingdom

Paul Singh Bhatia,Andy Williams,Alan Cross,Kenneth Gordon



José Achache

AP-Swiss fosters the emergence and development of such integrated applications and services with and for the Swiss...


Bärbel Deisting

Space for Earth...


News and Events

Space is open for business - Seminar in Helsinki

Seminar: 1 September 2015, Helsinki (Finland)

The seminar discusses new potential applications and business ideas. It serves as a networking platform to establish new contacts and build advanced consortiums. The programme focuses on three areas; industrial internet, location data and intelligent transport.

Multicasting in transport - new applications of existing solutions

Event: 10 September 2015, Milton Keynes (UK)

The aim of the workshop is to present currently available satellite multicasting technologies and assets to the transport sector, explore applications and business models for use of these assets and identify technical and commercial challenges that must be overcome to exploit multicasting technology in the transport sector.

Integrated Transport Logistics Workshop

Workshop: 27 February 2015, Southampton (UK)

In concert with the UK IAP Ambassador Platform, the UK Satellite Applications Catapult and the Transport Systems Catapult are co-organising a participatory workshop event concerning satellite applications for the multi-modal transport logistics sector.

A world of unsuspected applications

Event: 29 January 2015, Basel (CH)

AP-Swiss and i-net invite you to learn about the opportunities of ESA's IAP programme.

Space opportunities for the Marine Industry in the Arctic - Downloads available

Event: Report

A half-day seminar was organised at the Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI) in Kumpula, Helsinki on November 25th. The seminar focused on what space data can offer today and in the near future for the Arctic Marine Industry. What are the solutions and benefits space data can provide, e.g. in route optimization and autonomous operations, and what are the funding possibilities.

ARTES Applications Ambassador Platform for Belgium Launched

News: Launch of Belgium Ambassador Platform

On the 1st of October 2014 the ARTES Applications Ambassador Platform for Belgium was launched in Brussels, Belgium. Nicolas Helssen will be the initial point of contact for Belgian entities seeking detailed information concerning ESA's ARTES Applications Programmes.

Space opportunities for the Marine Industry in the Arctic

Seminar: 25 November 2014, Helsinki (Finland)

The Finnish Marine Industries, the Arctic Society of Finland, Tekes and European Space Agency (ESA) are organising a seminar on what space data can offer today and in the near future for the Arctic marine industry.

ESPI Workshop 2011: Civil Protection needs space-based applications.

The European Civil Protection Community needs integrated space-based applications to strengthen their collective responsibility. This was the articulate result of a two day workshop organised by the European Space Policy Institute (ESPI), together with the Austrian Federal Ministry of the Interior (BM.I), the Austrian Aeronautics and Space Agency (ALR), and ESA in Vienna.

Finland IAP Autumn Seminar

The European Space Agency (ESA), Tekes and the Ambassador Platforms, APBSR and APFin organizsed an Integrated Applications Promotion seminar on 26th September 2013 at FMI in Helsinki.

Innovative space-based solutions for Future Cities

Workshop: 8-9 July 2014, Vienna (Austria)

In support of understanding the compelling needs of future cities and the added value space assets can  provide to meet these challenges, the Ambassador Platform of the Integrated Applications Promotion (IAP) programme organises an awareness event “Innovative space-based solutions for Future Cities” on the 8th and 9th of July.