Boosting regional success in space: the Baltic way!


The conference “Boosting regional success in space: the Baltic way!” will be organized on 20th May 2015 in KTU Santakos Valley, Kaunas. The objective of the event is to inform, network and discuss on specific thematic subjects related to EU space policy.

The main topics discussed at the conference will include:

  • space market in the Baltic region and SMEs
  • integration of satellite data
  • nanosatellites
  • regional cooperation in the space industry
  • funding opportunities at EU and national level.

The conference will bring together representatives from the European Commission, national and regional governments, space associations, scientists, big businesses and SMEs and many others.

The conference is being organized by European Economic and Social Committee in the framework of the Space & Society project. The EESC and the project partners will organize six events in six different countries. Lithuania is one of the six selected countries.

The organization of the conference is supported by: Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Lithuania, Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuanian Space Association and Aleksandras Stulginskis University.

More information about the conference and registration form are available there.

Space & Society project partner EURISY is organizing a conference “Satellite applications: benefits for the Baltics” in Riga, on 19th May 2015, under the auspices of the Latvian presidency. More information about this conference and registration form are available on EURISY website.