Posted on September 22, 2015.
The Satellite Applications Catapult is leading the COSMO-SkyMed Radar Science and Innovation Research (CORSAIR) programme which will provide free access to the COSMOSkyMed data for Research and Development (R&D). For more information please download the Frequently Asked Questions PDF
Posted on September 15, 2015.
The CEOI-ST is holding a 1-day Challenge Workshop on “Airborne Demonstrator Opportunities” at the Astronomy Technology Centre at the Royal Observatory, Edinburgh, on 7th October 2015. The meeting will explore current platforms and opportunities, and current users will share their experience of flying a variety of payloads and of the associated regulatory matters. We will […]
Posted on August 3, 2015.
This year, for the first time, the RSPSoc, NERC NCEO and CEOI-ST communities will be brought together in one large, exciting conference focused around the European Commission and ESA’s Copernicus programme. The theme for this year’s conference is ‘Earth Observation in the Sentinel Era’. This year will be a remarkable year in Earth observation history […]
Posted on July 29, 2015.
On behalf of the UK Space Agency, the Centre for Earth Observation Instrumentation and Space Technology (CEOI-ST) invites full proposals for ‘Pathfinder’ space technology research and development projects, as part of the National Space Technology Programme (NSTP). The Call was released on 28th July with a closing date of 15th September 2015. This Call aims […]
Posted on July 2, 2015.
The agi is holding their event ‘Future Cities: Security’ at the Kingsway Hall Hotel, 66 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden in London next Thursday 8th July. The event will focus on the challenges faced when planning and building cities in the future. Future cities used to be sustainable and resilient to change. But triggers for […]
Posted on July 2, 2015.
Tenders are invited for the contract of Administrative Consultant to The British Cartographic Society due for renewal on 1st October 2015. Brief job specification: To give advice and assistance to the Society with its day-to-day administration, including: • Contact of all enquiries to the Society • Society accounts and monitoring against budget • Society membership […]
Posted on June 29, 2015.
It was agreed at the recent Met Office Industry day on 12th May to put a date in the diary for an industry meeting in September/October to talk about EPS-SG ground segment procurement. The intention is that it would be a meeting to facilitate discussion among attendees about potential partnerships and consider questions to take […]
Posted on June 29, 2015.
EUMETSAT will be holding a briefing on 16th July 2015 at its Headquarters in Darmstadt. The briefing will start at 9:30 am and will be organised as follows: Part 1 The briefing will start with a description of EUMETSAT’s approach to the procurement of its ground segment for EPS-SG, including its sub-segments and planning. Part […]
Posted on June 23, 2015.
EARSC has announced the launch of their Earth Observation (EO) Industry Certification Scheme which is designed to provide companies with a management certification specifically adapted to the EO services industry. The Scheme is intended to help companies offering services based on satellite Earth Observation data to instill greater confidence within their customers. It is applicable […]
Posted on June 19, 2015.
GAF AG has won the European Association of Remote Sensing Companies’ (EARSC) Company Achievement Award for 2015. The award reflects the contributions made by GAF over the last 30 years, having grown from a small university spin-off to a European leader in the sector. The company now has more than 200 staff and an annual […]
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