Space technology for wildlife conservation and humanitarian work07 January 2015 Official figures suggest this year will be the deadliest yet for rhinos, breaking the 2013 record of 1004 deaths from poaching. A new idea using space telescope technology could help rangers in their difficult fight against illegal hunters.
Space Solutions University Challenge 2014 31 March 2014
Space Solutions University Challenge 2014 31 March 2014 The Space Solutions University Challenge is an initiative of ESA's Technology Transfer Programme Office to give European students the opportunity to work with ESA on non-space applications based on the Agency’s intellectual property portfolio .
Space patents go into business for S2UN Challenge11 July 2013 Students competing in the Space Solutions University Challenge are proposing promising new space tech spin-offs to improve the harvesting of renewable energy, to power boats by solar energy and to make cities cleaner through self-sustainable waste-tre...
Three universities, one challenge: students bring space tech down to Earth03 July 2013 Three university teams are competing for the best non-space business case out of two novel ESA intellectual property technologies. Their ideas will be presented in ESA’s technical centre in the Netherlands 8 July. Interested in seeing what they came u...
Out-of-this-world ideas on offer17 May 2011
Out-of-this-world ideas on offer17 May 2011 Is your company on the hunt for out-of-this-world business concepts? ESA is placing information on its intellectual property rights online, aiming to promote the commercialisation of these patents in terrestrial contexts.
ESA’s S2UN Challenge 2012–1322 November 2012
ESA’s S2UN Challenge 2012–1322 November 2012 The first of ESA’s Space Solutions University Challenges has begun. The contest gives students the opportunity to work with ESA in the pursuit of non-space applications based on the Agency’s intellectual property portfolio.