Information Session (Daresbury): Space Business Competitions 2016



STFC Daresbury Laboratory,
Sci Tech Darebsury,
Keckwick Lane


09/06/2016 - 12:00 pm


09/06/2016 - 2:00 pm

Do you have a business idea that uses geolocation technology?  Are you interested in exploring how you might use satellite imagery in your business?

Then join us for an informal briefing on how the Satellite Applications Catapult could support your business to access space services and find out about two competitions, the European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC) and the Copernicus Masters, that offer cash prizes, business and technical support to start-ups and early-stage companies with ideas using satellite technology and data.

During the session, the UK competition team at the Satellite Applications Catapult will guide you through the application process and the evaluation criteria.  You will also hear about the experience of previous winners and applicants.


12:00 – 12.15              Grab some lunch and find out more about the Satellite Applications Catapult and how we can support your business.

12:15 – 12:30              European Satellite Navigation Competition 2016 – Europe’s leading competition for ideas using satellite navigation, positioning and timing technology.

12:30 – 12:45              Copernicus Masters 2016 – Competition looking for new ideas in the application of satellite imagery.

12:45 – 13:00              Intellectual Property for Start-Ups, Marks & Clerk (TBC)

13:00– 14:00               Come and say hello to the team and talk through your idea

We are here to help!


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Further Information

Details on the competitions and prize packages can be found by visiting our competitions pages.

If you have any questions about the competitions, please contact Kirsten Robinson at:

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