Success Stories

Estonia boosts space spin-offs

7 November 2017

ESA’s 17th Business Incubation Centre opened today in Estonia to support entrepreneurs for turning space technology and satellite services into terrestrial business ventures.

€50.000 to boost your start-up

19 January 2018

The programme will award €50.000 to 20 European start-ups every year, to finance their incubation in an incubation or acceleration supporting organisation of their choice.

Vaonis: The Stellina telescope under the stars

ESA BIC Stellina shines in Las Vegas

11 January 2018

CES award-winning Stellina telescope from ESA Business Incubation Centre (ESA BIC) Sud France start-up Vaonis helps stargazers discover the universe

One plant at a time

27 July 2017

Precision farming is set to become even more precise with a new camera drawing on satellite imaging. Thanks to research with ESA on new cameras, hyperspectral cameras flying on drones are now able to see details as small as 4–5 cm.