How standards support space applications for Europe Workshop

CENELEC is organising one day workshop on Monday 24th June in Brussels – From space to earth & back: how standards support space applications for Europe

The envisaged European Space Programme will boost EU space leadership beyond 2020. This one-day interactive workshop will pinpoint how standardization can support the European space industry and reinforce Europe’s autonomous access to space. Space technology, data and services have become indispensable in the daily lives of Europeans and play an essential role in preserving many strategic interests.

Representatives from space industry, policy makers, technology providers will discuss the following topics:
– The Space Strategy for Europe
– Applications from the global navigation satellite system – Galileo and EGNOS for road, rail, air and maritime transport
– Socio-economic benefits from Earth observation, its application for safety and security of society and its meteorological purpose
– Space surveillance and tracking

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Workshop programme