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Innovation In County Durham

Matching what's needed with what's possible.

Satellite Applications News

The space and satellite market offers substantial and multiple opportunities for your business and you will find all the support you need to grow and thrive in the North East.

Read on below to find out the latest updates.

North East contributes £75m to UK space sector income

North East contributes £75m to UK space sector income

Thursday, 28 March 2019

THE North East plays a vital role in the thriving UK space sector, according to a Government space industry leader who was speaking at a national conference in Sunderland.

Global opportunity for businesses at North-East space conference

Global opportunity for businesses at North-East space conference

Wednesday, 13 March 2019

The UK has a unique opportunity to be a world leader in a new commercial space age, predicts one of the industry’s leading figures ahead of a major conference.

Satellites have transformed marine biology, but there’s nothing like setting out to sea

Satellites have transformed marine biology, but there’s nothing like setting out to sea

Monday, 11 March 2019

Satellite technology has been a game changer and it is now our primary tool, providing us with detailed images on a regular basis.

Space can support the Blue Economy and learn lessons from it too

Space can support the Blue Economy and learn lessons from it too

Tuesday, 05 March 2019

Space satellites have a major role to play in the Blue Economy, but what has not always been recognised is the lessons the space sector can learn from how we manage the oceans.

North East space technology can turn the tide for blue economy

North East space technology can turn the tide for blue economy

Tuesday, 26 February 2019

THE NORTH East’s growing space and satellite sector can play a vital role in the global ocean economy and help to use the seas to feed the world, a major industry conference will be told.

European space backing for Evince’s revolutionary technology

European space backing for Evince’s revolutionary technology

Wednesday, 23 January 2019

AN INNOVATIVE technology company that could revolutionise the electronics market with its diamond-based electronics devices has won a €200k project with the European Space Agency (ESA) that could transform the way satellites are used in space.

Global opportunity for UK regions as space launch programme prepares for lift-off

Global opportunity for UK regions as space launch programme prepares for lift-off

Wednesday, 23 January 2019

The UK has a unique opportunity be a world leader in a new commercial space age. The North East of England and other regions have a vital role to play in the revolution sweeping the space sector. 

Catherine Johns - Innovation Director, Business Durham

Catherine Johns - Innovation Director, Business Durham

Wednesday, 16 January 2019

We spoke to Catherine Johns, Innovation Director of Business Durham at the 2018 Discover the Possibilities Conference about the benefits of engaging with the North East Satellite Applications Centre of Excellence.

North East ports riding the wave of digital innovation that will bring global benefits

North East ports riding the wave of digital innovation that will bring global benefits

Tuesday, 15 January 2019

North East ports have played an important role in maritime and economic history, so it is very exciting to see them pushing the digital technology frontiers of the future.

Dr. Kavitha Muthu joins North East Satellite Applications Centre of Excellence as European Space Agency Business Application UK Regional Ambassador

Dr. Kavitha Muthu joins North East Satellite Applications Centre of Excellence as European Space Agency Business Application UK Regional Ambassador

Tuesday, 15 January 2019

The North East Satellite Applications Centre of Excellence (CoE), which is operated by Business Durham and based at NETPark in Sedgefield, County Durham, has expanded its team by welcoming Dr Kavitha Muthu as European Space Agency (ESA) Business Applications UK Regional Ambassador for the Midlands and North East.

Shaun Whitehead - Scoutek Ltd

Shaun Whitehead - Scoutek Ltd

Tuesday, 08 January 2019

We spoke to Shaun Whitehead, founder of Scoutek Ltd at the 2018 Discover the Possibilities Conference about the benefits of engaging with the North East Satellite Applications Centre of Excellence.

Drones, AI and unmanned boats to be used to improve North East ports

Drones, AI and unmanned boats to be used to improve North East ports

Tuesday, 08 January 2019

Drones, artificial intelligence (AI), and unmanned sea vessels will be used in North East ports in an effort to boost trade and improve the economy.

Al Yong - Super Fly Guys

Al Yong - Super Fly Guys

Tuesday, 18 December 2018
We spoke to Al Yong, founder of Super Fly Guys at the 2018 Discover the Possibilities Conference about the benefits of engaging with the North East Satellite Applications Centre of Excellence.
Stuart Martin CEO Satellite Applications Catapult

Stuart Martin CEO Satellite Applications Catapult

Tuesday, 18 December 2018
Stuart Martin talks about how businesses can benefit from getting involved in the space sector at the "DISCOVER THE POSSIBILITIES" conference earlier this year.
Graham Turnock CEO UK Space Agency

Graham Turnock CEO UK Space Agency

Tuesday, 18 December 2018

Ahead of North East Satellite Applications Centre of Excellence "Discover the Possibilities": Into the Blue conference on 28th March 2019 we take a look back at this years conference.

North East hosts Czech delegates on European STEPHANIE space project

North East hosts Czech delegates on European STEPHANIE space project

Tuesday, 18 December 2018

A DELEGATION from Prague visited the North East to discuss the use of cutting-edge photonics technology in space, as part of an exchange under the European STEPHANIE project.

New digital technology project that aims to work with North East ports

New digital technology project that aims to work with North East ports

Thursday, 13 December 2018

A NEW programme that aims to pilot smart digital initiatives to boost trade and foster economic growth in North East ports has been launched.

Pushing the frontiers of space technology to change the way we see our world

Pushing the frontiers of space technology to change the way we see our world

Monday, 10 December 2018

Geography Professor Danny Donoghue from Durham University gives his thoughts on how the ecosystem of expertise and knowledge in the North East has the potential to create a world-leading centre for satellite and space.

County Durham joins leading European communities in Urban Air Mobility Initiative

County Durham joins leading European communities in Urban Air Mobility Initiative

Thursday, 06 December 2018

County Durham has joined a network of innovative cities and regions across Europe in an initiative to nurture the development of airborne smart mobility, which includes services such as air taxis and ambulances delivering medical equipment.

SAINTS programme brings powerful space data to Earth

SAINTS programme brings powerful space data to Earth

Thursday, 22 November 2018

INNOVATIVE businesses in the North East are at the forefront of a new programme to capitalise on insightful data from satellites and earth based sensors and use it to tackle major problems facing businesses, governments and communities.

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