The winning team of the Poland Regional Prize will receive:
Easier access to space sector acceleration programme - Space3ac - with possibility to receive EUR 50,000 for R&D activities
The opportunity to secure investment, up to EUR 500,000
And services on site, worth EUR 2,500 (for two people)
At companies involved in GNSS, GIS, and the wider space industry
Business, technical, and scientific consulting provided by organisers and partners of the 2019 Poland Challenge, worth in total EUR 5,000
Travel and accommodation to Final Gala is provided (up to EUR 1,000)
Blue Dot Solutions Ltd
Thanks to years of combined experience in space technologies and business, BDS’s interdisciplinary team offers a broad range of engineering, B2B, investment, and consulting services to the Polish and European space sectors. BDS realises its own R&D projects in the fields of GNSS and EO. In addition, it owns the biggest Polish website dedicated to space news, Kosmonauta.net.
Black Pearls VC
Apart from investing, Black Pearls VC’s consulting activities support companies, public administrators, and the science sector with the knowledge and experience they need. It also provides potential for private funding, indispensable expertise, and quick international growth. The company’s efficiency and work ethic are reflected by its achievements, including the PLN 170,000,000 it has obtained thus far in capital for its clients. Black Pearls VC is also coordinating a Horizon 2020 project called POSITION, which focuses on supporting the development of Polish GNSS applications. www.blackpearls.vc
E-GNSS Accelerator Partner
The prize pool is co-financed by the European Commission’s DG Grow. The aim of the “E-GNSS Accelerator” is to foster the market uptake of Galileo/EGNOS and high technologies in EU28, the EEA and ENP countries.
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