GET TO KNOW THE BEST PARTNERS IN THE FIELD
Under the patronage of the European Committee of the Regions, the ESNC is again committing the most relevant stakeholders in a truly pan-European manner.
THE LEADING INNOVATION NETWORK FOR SATELLITE NAVIGATION
The international contest annually awards the best services, products, and business ideas using satellite navigation in everyday life. Its mission is to spur the development of marketdriven applications based on satellite navigation technologies. Since 13 years, the competition proves that satellite navigation technologies open the door to myriad applications!
The ESNC challenges and corresponding prizes are awarded by relevant institutional and research partners who are searching for innovative solutions to their specific needs based on satellite navigation. The backbone of the competition’s global network, however is formed by its >20 partner regions who ensure that participants can access the support they need at any stage to launch their businesses all across Europe and beyond.
NEWS & SUCCESS STORIES
Read the latest news and success stories of the leading innovation network for satellite navigation.
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Take a look at pictures taken at the recent 2017 International Kick-off in Brussels, previous Awards Ceremonies, and ESNC Kick-off events all across Europe.
The ESNC has the support of the most relevant European GNSS stakeholders.
VOICES FROM OUR PARTNERS
“[…] the ESNC and the Copernicus Masters are a proven platform for trendsetting technologies and business models based on Galileo and Copernicus to implement the new EU Space Strategy.”
Elzbieta Bieńkowska, Commissioner for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
“The CoR attaches great importance to the new opportunities linked to the involvement of European regions in innovation networks, such as the ESNC […].”
Markku Markkula, President of the European Committee of the Regions
“[…] the ESNC has provided an excellent platform for promoting EGNOS and Galileo. […] the ESNC also provides the gateway to a wide range of unique business applications for the GNSS programmes.”
Carlo des Dorides, Executive Director, GSA
“As the world’s largest space-related ideas competition, the ESNC is an important source for ESA’s Business Incubation Centres […].”
Frank Salzgeber, Head of Technology Transfer Programme Office, ESA
“Through the ESNC, AZO has successfully generated a unique community […] for international collaboration in research and especially new ideas for GNSS based products. DLR […] appreciates the ESNC’s entrepreneurial spirit towards the markets.”
Dr Rolf-Dieter Fischer, Head of Technology Marketing, DLR
LET’S GET IN TOUCH
Have any queries or require information? We are happy to help and discuss your business opportunities within the ESNC network. Thank you.
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