The HSC at IEEE IGARSS 2024 for a Session on “Financing the Future: Fostering Innovation in Space Technologies”

The Hellenic Space Center is organizing a dynamic session at the upcoming IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS) in Athens, Greece, from July 7-12, 2024. Our session, titled “Financing the Future: Fostering Innovation in Space Technologies through Diverse Funding Mechanisms” (CCS.41), promises to be a hub of innovative ideas and groundbreaking developments. 

About the Session: In this rapidly evolving space sector, understanding and leveraging diverse funding mechanisms is crucial. This session aims to unravel the complex web of financing options available to space innovators. We will bring together a wide array of stakeholders – from Space Agencies and leading industry firms to prominent research institutes – to share their insights and experiences. 

Why Attend? 

  • Discover how flagship programs and collaborations are fueling space technology innovation. 
  • Gain insights into successful funding models, from public-private partnerships to venture capital and ESA contributions. 
  • Engage with experts discussing the challenges and triumphs of financing in the space sector. 
  • Learn from in-depth case studies and explore new avenues for investment and research. 

For more information, visit the conference webpage. The Community-Contributed Sessions can be found here.  

Important Dates: 

  • Abstract Submission Deadline: January 5th, 2024 
  • Notification of Acceptance: March 15th, 2024 
  • Accepted Paper Registration Deadline: May 30th, 2024 
  • IGARSS 2024 Conference: July 7th – 12th, 2024 

We are calling for papers that offer fresh perspectives and novel approaches in space technology funding. Whether you’re a seasoned professional or an emerging talent in the field, we invite you to contribute your findings and viewpoints. 

Submit your abstract and be a part of this groundbreaking session. Let’s shape the future of space exploration and innovation together!