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PDtraKer: Fighting Parkinson’s Disease with Space Tech

PDtraKer: Fighting Parkinson’s Disease with Space Tech

A new approach to Parkinson’s Disease’s treatment uses GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite System) to track the patients’ movement and provide continuous support to patients.   Kinetikos was created in 2015…

Space in support for the insurance sector

Space in support for the insurance sector

The global insurance market has suffered a downturn of -3% in 2020 due to the COVID-19, but those losses are expected to be recovered by the end of 2021. This…

How Space Supports the Digitalisation of Hospitals and Related Services

How Space Supports the Digitalisation of Hospitals and Related Services

The COVID 19 pandemic has put immense pressure on medical services globally, leading to a re-assessment of ways of working, logistics, business models and associated technologies. As a result, the…

Φ-week 2021: NewSpace economy and associated innovations

Φ-week 2021: NewSpace economy and associated innovations

The main theme of Φ-week 2021 is the NewSpace economy and associated innovations – a global trend of emerging investment and entrepreneurial philosophy that, together with key technological advancements, is enabling a…

Space for Green Finance

Space for Green Finance

Emerging Synergies and Space Added Value in Support of Green and Sustainable Finance Climate change and environmental monitoring had been at the heart of space related activities since decades and…

Space for Smart and Circular Cities

Space for Smart and Circular Cities

According to the most recent estimates, by 2050 the planet will have a population of 9.6 billion people with the majority (66%, with respect to current 50%) living in urban…

Space for Finance: how space technology can support the digitalisation and greening of the financial sector

Space for Finance: how space technology can support the digitalisation and greening of the financial sector

  Find out more during the workshop “Space for Finance” organised by the Downstream Gateway on April 29th 2021, from 09:00 to 13.30 CEST. The overall event will be introduced…

The Air Quality Platform project: how space technology can help challenge air pollution in cities

The Air Quality Platform project: how space technology can help challenge air pollution in cities

Air pollution in large cities is one of the biggest challenges that municipalities will have to face in the near future. The increase in population at a global level and…

Space for Twin Cities: Green and Sustainable Cities webinar

Space for Twin Cities: Green and Sustainable Cities webinar

Cities are our future, and a better global future lies in urban innovation and action. To combat climate change, one of the main challenges is to make our cities greener…

Space for Cultural Heritage Workshop

Space for Cultural Heritage Workshop

This one-day workshop organised by the ESA Downstream Gateway covered how the space sector combined with cutting edge technologies such as artificial intelligence and machine learning can help protect the…

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