Representatives from ESA Industrial Policy Department and European spacy industry prime companies visited Estonia in May 2015.
A delegation lead by Mr Eros Pittarelli from ESA Industrial Policy Department together with representatives of Airbus D&S and Thales visited more than 20 institutions from Estonian space industry and academia during their one week stay in Estonia. All target organization gave a tour at their premises and a thorough overview of their ongoing and near future space related products and cooperation projects.
The purpose of the visit was to map Estonian space related capabilities for further industrial cooperation between Estonian organizations, ESA and European primes.
More detaild results will be announced after publishing the audit report in a few weeks time after the visit.
Image credits: Crystalsol 2015. From the left: Mr Eros Pittarelli fromESA; Ms Kaia Erinits from Crystalsol; Mr Madis Võõras from Enterprise Estonia.
Author: Mart Vihmand - Green Vironia OÜ
Source: Estonian Space Office