Space Technologies Cluster

Development of Space Technologies and Services Cluster 2012-2015

Institute for Environmental Solutions (IES) is a member of Space Technologies Cluster (STC) in Latvia.

The Aim of STC

To promote cooperation of space and high technology enterprises, research institutions, higher education institutions, and non-governmental organisations to facilitate their competitiveness and export ability towards fast growing space market, thus improving overall growth of Latvian economy.

Potential development of Space Technologies - Simulation of the future satellites of European Space Agency. Image: ESA

Our activities within STC

  • Use of airborne remote sensing to simulate future satellites;
  • Development of methods and tools for the remote sensing data collection and interpretation;
  • Development of remote sensing applications for environment protection and sustainable management purposes

Project duration: 2012 - 2015

Cluster Manager: Maija Cēbere,, +371 27723969

Cluster is financed by: European Regional Development Fund

Beneficiaries: Ventspils High Technology Park (VATP), The Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA), private businesses, scientific institutions, higher education institutions, non-governmental organisations.

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