Behind the Scenes: XXXV ASE Planetary Congress Planning

The recent days have been dedicated to getting ready for the ASE XXXV Planetary Congress by the Executive Committee. They’ve been inspiring days, bringing lots of insights. And, of course, no ASE congress would be complete without a patch, so that was also unveiled (see photo). Thursday, 21 March to Sunday, 24 March, were devoted […]

(ENG/NL) Policy-driven Solutions: Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management Presents Geo-Data Fusion Hackathon for Prototype Funding and Satellite Data Insights on June 13, 14, and 17, 2024

The Dutch version is below The Hague, April 5, 2024 – The Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management (I&W), in collaboration with NL Space Campus, Netherlands Space Office (NSO), and Rijkswaterstaat, is organising the first edition of the Geo-Data Fusion Hackathon focused on solving policy challenges with satellite data. Participating teams get a chance to […]

Recap: Network & Drink March 2024

The first spring edition of the Network and Drinks event in 2024 united members of the space community for an evening of networking. Attendees had the opportunity to make new connections, listen to pitches, learn about collaboration opportunities, and get updates from NL Space Campus and SBIC Noordwijk.  Updates from NL Space Campus and SBIC […]

Recap of The VSV Symposium: Defying the Dark

The VSV Symposium, themed “Defying the Dark,” explored the challenges and possibilities of human space exploration and offered network opportunities for students interested in space. Held at TU Delft, the event attracted over 600 attendees, including students from different fields, reflecting a wide interest in space exploration. The symposium featured workshops, presentations, and discussions led […]

ESA’s Fly Your Satellite Programme: Empowering Student Innovations in Space Technology

The European Space Agency’s Fly Your Satellite! (FYS) programme is a platform that continues to offer invaluable opportunities for students to immerse themselves in space technology education and collaboration. Recently, ESA selected 4 teams in the FYS programme, with the Da Vinci Satellite team from TU Delft in the Netherlands among the notable participants.  Fly […]

Television Spotlight: Innovative Collaboration to Reduce Crop Protection Agents – right

Now on TV! The collaboration between Greenport Duin- en Bollenstreek, Unmanned Valley, and NL Space Campus was recently spotlighted on Omroep WNL’s Goedemorgen Nederland. The programme highlighted the development of an AI model using data from drones and satellites, facilitated by HAL24K Agri’s expertise.   Watch video here (in Dutch):   More information about the project: […]

Drones And AI Help Farmers Comply with European Environmental Regulations

Researchers in the Duin– en Bollenstreek region have developed a smart method that can significantly reduce the use of crop protection agents.  Researchers from Unmanned Valley, Greenport Duin- en Bollenstreek, and NL Space Campus have succeeded in developing an AI model that can recognise botrytis using drones. The model uses artificial intelligence to analyse large […]