Posted on May 24, 2016.
BARSC member, NPA Satellite Mapping, CGG Services (UK) Ltd is the UK consultant for a Geoscience Australia led IPSP funded project through a Catapult/Geoscience Australia collaboration. The project is designed to explore the potential of SAR-derived operational water monitoring products for Australia and how this can complement or supplement Geoscience Australia’s existing Water Observations from […]
Posted on May 12, 2016.
On the Friday 20th and Saturday 21st May the Science and Technology Facilities Council based at Harwell Campus in Oxfordshire will host the UK edition of #ActInSpace, an international hackathon held simultaneously in 27 European cities. During the hackathon the participants will come up with innovative, new ways to use space technology in non-space applications. […]
Posted on May 8, 2016.
BARSC member, Harris is offering a free, fully-functioning six month trial of their Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) and aerial photography software; ENVI OneButton. Explosive growth in the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) market, coupled with the evolution of inexpensive miniaturized sensors, has made aerial imagery easier and cheaper to acquire than ever before. Information from that […]
Posted on May 3, 2016.
The Centre of Earth Observation Instrumentation & Space Technology (CEOI-ST) has published the summary report on an Industry Consultation Workshop it held recently to discuss industry market opportunities and challenges in Autonomous Remote Sensing. Click the following link to Download the Report
Posted on April 22, 2016.
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 […]
Posted on April 20, 2016.
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 […]
Posted on March 30, 2016.
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 […]
Posted on March 24, 2016.
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 […]
Posted on March 13, 2016.
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 […]
Posted on March 10, 2016.
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 […]
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