The European Space Agency (ESA) is now inviting entrepreneurs to submit innovative ideas to the Open Call of the Earth Observation Entrepreneurship Initiative (EOEI). The initiative is looking for innovative business idea’s using Earth Observation data aiming to turn the grand challenges of our society, emerging business needs and advances in digital technologies into new growth opportunities for Europe.
The Call is specifically targeting new players such as entrepreneurs, both aspiring (e.g. university students, data scientists) and early-stage (e.g. start-ups not older than 4 years). Applicants have the opportunity to win Innovation Vouchers worth a value of 15.000€ to support the pre-incubation of their start-up.