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ESA´s intellectual property available for exploitation

Each year developments in innovative, highly sophisticated technologies and applications result in new intellectual property for state of the art technology. The European Space Agency is one of the organisations which owns a lot of intellectual property (IP). This intellectual property has significant commercial potential for non-space applications. This will give you more information about Intellectual Property.

Investment Readiness Programme

The Investment Readiness Programme (IRP), on 10 October, in Rotterdam aims to better engage, select and prepare the Rotterdam companies for their contact with investors at the Cleantech Summit Rotterdam. The IRP is a fast track route for Rotterdam and surrounding region based companies to get access to the summit, on 20 & 21 November, uniting 56 selected cleantech companies and 70 VC's and corporates.

Agenda "Woman in Space"

on October 01 2014 - 08.00hr is a Montly network meeting with specific, actual and appealing terrestrial applications developed from spacetechnology. Monthly a different topic will be presented by three speakers and discussed with +/- 30 participants. Speakers are innovative entrepreneurs, scientist and/or politician.

Support Centre

Rabobank Bollenstreek

de Breed & Partners B.V.

Haseltine Lake

National Aerospace Laboratory (NLR)

Zirkzee Group


RT @esa: Chance to win this friendly little robot - tell us why you're coming to ESTEC Open Day, 5 Oct, using #openESTEC…

Added on September 19 2014 - 16.51

Goed nieuws voor high tech Nederland. ESA selecteert röntgentelescoop Athena, met veel #NLSpace ruimtetechnologie.

Added on September 19 2014 - 14.03

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weRide's technology opens private parking garages to the public with a smooth, keyless system; One-click of an app for hassle-free entry and exit. »

Fire suppression systems for ICT and electrical hardware based on Cool Gas Generator Technology developed by TNO Defence and Security for ESA.  »

M2 Power - Lithium Expertise Specialised in lithium iron phosphate (LiFePO4) batteries and cells, battery management systems, electric vehicles and off-grid systems. »

We are developing a low cost robust energy storage system using a resilient ESA control system.  »

GRAS: GNSS Receiver for Anti Spoofing This was the Dutch winning idea in the European Satellite Navigation Competition 2013. »

Avionics Control Systems BV is an unique full-service Automation Services and Products company, with exceptional knowledge and core competencies in a broad range of information technology and automation industry. »

Lens R&D is a small systems engineering company which is currently developing sunsensors for concentrated solar and space applications. »

The Netherlands Space Society (NVR) is the platform for established and upcoming space professionals and interested parties to network and connect with the latest technological developments. We offer you the chance to look behind the scenes of prominent Dutch space companies and organisations »

Elbibi: A fast, cool and comfortable business bike on which it will be possible to travel fast, (max 45 KM/U) without sweating, without a helmet and with a superior, programmable cycling experience. Elbibi intergrates (patented) state of the Art technologies and a cool design with lots of innovative features. »

A truly revolutionary 3D printer »

As an Dutch MKB top 100, Head Communications is specialized in beyond line of sight communications for unmanned aircraft as well as manned transportation means. »

Time travel through Space Data.  »

hydrogen production from renewable sources »

Active Space Technologies offers high added-value products and services in the fields of thermomechanical engineering (thermal and structural analysis, fluid dynamics, design, high precision manufacturing and testing), electronics engineering (embedded systems, digital control), as well as Management Support services for technology transfer and development projects (project management, systems engineering, project coordination). »

Giaura: Using atmospheric CO2 as a resource. »

The goal of the company JOHAN is to make tracking and analysis of players during a field sports accessible to a larger market. »

Mapping Technology with Crowdsourcing and Serious Gaming. »

Depth and clarity to your network and telecom solutions. »

E-Heli is gespecialiseerd in het ontwerpen en ontwikkelen van zero-emission aandrijvingen voor luchtvaartuigen met een rotor »

New Duivendrecht is a young Dutch furniture brand.  »

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