Market conditions for the space industry workshop

Market conditions for the space industry workshop
Published on: 17/06/2016
In the context of the targeted consultation for the initiative, 'A Space Strategy for Europe', the European Commission is organising a 2-day workshop dedicated to market conditions for the space industry on 5 and 6 July 2016.
Event date:
05/07/2016 to 06/07/2016
Location: DG GROW Auditorium, Avenue d'Auderghem 45 - 1040 Brussels - Belgium
Organiser: European Commission, DG GROW I1

The workshop will take a comprehensive view of Earth observation, satellite navigation and telecommunications focusing on:

  • overcoming barriers specific to space markets
  • new business models
  • establishing the space business ecosystem and boosting entrepreneurship
  • smart financing
  • streamlining space in EU policies

The workshop is aimed at public and private space sector representatives. It presents an opportunity to discuss and exchange views about improving market conditions in the space industry.

High-level speakers from the Commission, the European Space Agency (ESA), national public institutions, industry and users will share their experiences and animate the discussion.

Previous workshops

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