100th start-up tackles restless legs17 March 2017
100th start-up tackles restless legs17 March 2017 The 100th company at ESA’s first Business Incubation Centre is aiming to improve the treatment for Restless Leg Syndrome by calling on space expertise.
SnapPlanet app wins top prize at Space App Camp28 February 2017
SnapPlanet app wins top prize at Space App Camp28 February 2017 Developers of an app that combines the increasing availability of satellite images with social networking took home the top prize at this year’s Space App Camp in Barcelona.
Space to boost start-ups in Madrid 24 February 2017
Space to boost start-ups in Madrid 24 February 2017 ESA’s Business Incubation Centre in Madrid, Spain, was officially presented this week, inviting entrepreneurs with business spin-off ideas to use smart technologies developed under Europe’s space programmes.
Hungary joins ESA’s Europe-wide technology network 13 January 2017
Hungary joins ESA’s Europe-wide technology network 13 January 2017 ESA’s Europe-wide network dedicated to finding down-to-Earth uses for space technologies has added Hungary, the Agency’s latest member.
From outer space to inner eye 22 December 2016
From outer space to inner eye 22 December 2016 Contact lenses, spectacles and eye implants are now being made more accurately thanks to research instruments flying on the International Space Station.
Intel acquires ESA incubator company16 December 2016
Intel acquires ESA incubator company16 December 2016 There are thousands of drone companies out there, but Intel has chosen to acquire Mavinci, a start-up from one of ESA’s business incubators in Germany that has developed an easy-to-use system for land surveillance.