Space-enabled business is growing rapidly in Finland. Traditional sectors, such as shipping industry, are transforming with the help of the satellite infrastructure. Newcomers are no longer rocket scientists, but data scientists, who build data driven solutions with deep understanding about customer needs. Interested? Welcome to hear from Cloud Asset, Terramonitor and Zero Gravity about how they have entered the space […]
How can space science and technology add value to a sustainable society and generate interesting business opportunities on earth? During the morning and early afternoon, the experts on space technology will be conducting a workshop together with local companies, academy and representatives from the City of Lund. The focus for the workshop is on how […]
On 24 October 2019, Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI), with support of Geowise, was inviting to a networking event in the premises of the FMI. The workshop “Copernicus: Market uptake for Finnish private sector” was organized within the BalticSatApps project. Under the framework of Copernicus, the European Union’s Earth observation and monitoring programme collaboration, networking and […]
On 3–4 October, the Copernicus “Eyes on Earth!” roadshow will have a stop in Tallinn! The roadshow is created to inspire everyone about the many applications of space data (both in business and government). You can explore, hands-on, how space data can be applied in your daily life or work environment; and you will be […]
Experiences from Estonia: How to make best possible use of data of Sentinel satellites and Copernicus programme?
At the international remote sensing training school in Kubija, Võru County, young researchers and renowned experts from around the world met to discuss making the life of the Baltic Sea area better by using remote sensing. The University of Tartu among with the Earth science network Baltic Earth held a Remote Sensing […]
Overview of seminar «How to create a start-up project using the European Copernicus Programme opportunities» on 21 June in St. Petersburgh
On June 21, 2019 an Information and practical seminar How to create a start-up project using the European Copernicus Programme opportunities? was held within the second day of the VI National Forum of information and communication technologies IT Dialog-2019. Participants of the seminar were representatives of public authorities, public, private and educational […]
BalticSatApps project is organizing a half day workshop (13:00-17:30) on “Market uptake on Copernicus for Finnish private sector” which will take place on October 24, 2019 in the premises of the Finnish Meteorological Institute in Helsinki. The event is aimed at the private sector who would like to enhance their existing businesses or to create […]
Spread the word to interested students and early career scientists — Advanced Training School on Remote Sensing/EO coming in Sept 2019 in Estonia!
The University of Tartu organizes together with the Taltech, the Estonian University of Life Sciences and the Baltic Earth an Advanced Training School on Remote Sensing/Earth Observation – Applications of Remote Sensing in the Baltic Sea region. The Advanced Training School will take place on 15–20 September 2019 in the Võru Kubija Spa, Estonia. Application period is open until […]
Training on Copernicus data processing: Introduction to SAR images (Sentinel 1) analysis in Sentinel Application Platform (SNAP Software)
As part of the strategy of boosting Copernicus open satellite data use, training in use of open satellite data is being provided by the BalticSatApps project partners, University of Turku and Finnish Meteorological Institute, for students and developers, in Finland and other countries. For example, a short training course in Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) data […]
BalticSatApps Copernicus User Uptake: Data access and processing, tools and use cases event run in Helsinki
The Finnish Meteorological Institute organized a half-day information and training session in Helsinki on November 9, 2018. The event “BalticSatApps Copernicus User Uptake: Data, processing tools and use cases” included presentations and demonstrations about the Copernicus programme, and was aimed at researchers, students and entrepreneurs, who would be interested in using Copernicus data and services […]