Posted on April 16, 2015.
The Centre of Earth Observation Instrumentation & Space Technology has provided BARSC with a copy of a recent article that describes research into Frequency Selective Surfaces and their applications that has been conducted at Queen’s University Belfast. Click to read the article here: Frequency Selective Surfaces
Posted on January 18, 2015.
Challenge Workshop on Future Science for EO – Needs and Missions 31st March 2015 at College Court, Leicester. CEOI-ST will hold its next challenge workshops, which will look at Future Science for EO – Needs and Missions, on the 31st March 2015 at College Court, in Leicester. The workshop will look at future science needs […]
Posted on November 12, 2014.
The UKGEOforum, of which BARSC is a member, is delighted to announce the details of their 2015 Lecture. The Guest Speaker will be Nicholas Crane; the English geographer, explorer, writer and broadcaster. Since 2004 Nicholas has written and presented four notable television series for BBC Two: Coast, Great British Journeys, Map Man and Town. Under […]
Posted on November 6, 2014.
The 27th Annual UKSEDS National Student Space Conference will be held on the weekend of 28 February – 1 March 2015, and hosted by Surrey EARS at the University of Surrey. Early bird tickets are now available The UKSEDS National Student Space Conference is the premier event for space students, bringing together students, academics, and […]
Posted on October 10, 2014.
GO-Science has asked the Royal Society to run a 6-month project to produce a report on ‘Optimising the benefits of environmental observation for the UK’ that Sir Martin Sweeting has agreed to Chair and is being over seen by a Core Group of experts. The project will cover five thematic areas (air, land and freshwater, […]
Posted on October 10, 2014.
UK Space Conference 2015 14 – 15 July 2015, Arena & Convention Centre, Liverpool www.ukspace2015.co.uk The first announcement of the conference has been made. To register your interest, visit www.ukspace2015.co.uk to view the outline event programme, receive event updates and qualify for early bird discount offers. In addition you will be able to download the […]
Posted on October 7, 2014.
The Space for Smarter Government Programme is making up to £250k available (via the UK Space Agency) for up to 5 projects that contribute towards its Environment Focal Area goals by March 2015. These projects have been selected as a result of a strategic review with Defra as a primary customer. The review has highlighted […]
Posted on October 3, 2014.
The Satellite Applications Catapult will be holding a “Meet the Funders” event at 11.30am, 7th October 2014 bringing together various funding organisations – bank, VC, angel, crowdfunding – to discover more about the way they work, what they are looking for and how to apply / build a relationship with them. Whether you are a […]
Posted on October 1, 2014.
MOD’s Centre for Defence Enterprise (CDE) ia running a competition that will fund exploratory studies and demonstrations to develop concepts and technologies required for delivering a UK space-based military capability. A smaller number of successful projects will be taken forward for further development. Areas of particular interest include: technologies providing wide-area surveillance combined with ways […]
Posted on September 17, 2014.
BARSC member, eOsphere has posted a number of photos that show the installation of their new ground station at the National Observatory of Athens, in partnership with TotalView. The ground station will form a part of the BEYOND project; building a centre of excellence for monitoring natural disasters using satellite Earth observation data. eOsphere Ground […]
The British Association of Remote Sensing Companies (BARSC) was established in 1985, and represents the interests of all those involved in remote sensing activities, from major companies to SMEs and independent consultants. The Association Objectives are:
To conserve, promote and protect the interests of, and encourage co-operation between, all UK companies, partnerships and individuals offering and undertaking consulting and contracting services in the field of remote sensing.
To ensure that the interests of the Members of the Association are fully represented in all national, international and government committees which may exist and exert influence on the spheres of interest of Members.
To liaise with Government departments, academic institutions and other similar bodies when undertaking contractual remote sensing activities in the operation of the professional and commercial services provided by Members.
To encourage international funding and executing Agencies or organisations instigating remote sensing projects overseas to co-operate with BARSC and its Members.
To provide a forum for representations to government and other appropriate bodies in connection with overseas trade visits and exhibitions.
Do all such other things as may be conducive to the attainment of the above objectives