Implementation of a UK Climate Data from Space zone

A new UK Climate Data from Space computing zone has been announced to boost growth and innovation in the UK’s climate services industries. The new funding commitment was announced by the UK Space Agency and National Centre for Earth Observation (NCEO) on Monday, April 11, and has been welcomed by the Climate Data from Space […]

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GEO-CRADLE Project Survey is launched

The GEO-CRADLE project brings together key players fully representing the Regions of N. Africa, M. East, and Balkans, and the complete EO value added chain therein, with the overarching objective of establishing a multi-regional coordination network that will promote, (a) the concrete uptake of the EO services and data in response to the adaptation to […]

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From satellite to soil: connecting environmental observation to agritech innovations

The Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG This conference will bring together two technologies, satellites and agritech, that were listed among the last government’s “eight great” technologies. The UK has an opportunity to lead in both the development and application of satellite technologies for environmental observation (EO). The pace of change in […]

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INNOspace Masters “Satellite 4.0”

Conference and awards ceremony set for 4 May 2016 in Berlin The aerospace industry currently finds itself in a transitional phase. Advancing digitalisation, complex and integrated production processes,and new players around the world with an affinity for commercialising new business ideas are presenting established aerospace manufacturers with major challenges – particularly in the field of […]

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Space Innovation Congress

7 and 8 April 2016, London The Space Innovation Congress is a Space Technology Conference and Exhibition, taking place in London on 7-8 April 2016. It is set to showcase the most cutting edge technologies and uses of Space Technology providing insight from over 80 speakers sharing their unparalleled industry knowledge and real-life experiences. With […]

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2016 NPA Satellite Mapping Seminar

March 18th 2016 Geological Society of London Burlington House, Piccadilly London Building on NPA Satellite Mapping’s popular annual events in the UK and USA, this year’s seminar in London will focus on our ability to unlock intelligence from satellite imagery. This free client-focussed event will include a range of presentations that showcase the different ways […]

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Turning Earth Observation into information you can trust

BARSC Member CGI was profiled in the most recent EARSC Newsletter CGI was founded 40 years ago and is one of the largest IT and business process services providers in the world, delivering high-quality business consulting, systems integration and managed services. CGI works with the space industry from the UK, Germany, Netherlands, France, Finland, Estonia, […]

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British Engineers Launch Ground Breaking Drone Defence Technology

Northumberland-based, OpenWorks Engineering has designed and developed SkyWall; a system that gives civil authorities a cost effective way of dealing with the new drone threat. To see it action click on image. The system is a hand-held, gas-propelled gun that accurately fires a net at the drone and brings it down to the ground. For […]

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New satellite data centre hosted at Portsmouth

The University of Portsmouth is to host a new centre of excellence for satellite data, which will promote economic growth in the UK’s space sector. The centre will allow the south coast business community to tap into satellite technology that could improve their products and services, for example, developing technology to help robot submarines use […]

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Satellite & Space Missions: Developments and Applications

The International Workshop of Satellite and Space Mission Cataract Pyramids Resort, Cairo, Egypt. 04-05 June 2016 With the rapid growth and developments of space technology, space explorations and their applications has become a very important subject in our daily lives. This conference aims to provide ample opportunities to all those who are interested particularly multi-disciplinary […]

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About BARSC

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:
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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.
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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.
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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.
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To encourage international funding and executing Agencies or organisations instigating remote sensing projects overseas to co-operate with BARSC and its Members.
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To provide a forum for representations to government and other appropriate bodies in connection with overseas trade visits and exhibitions.
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Do all such other things as may be conducive to the attainment of the above objectives