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Call for UK Space Conference Abstracts

Call for Abstracts now open – the organisers of the UK Space Conference 2017 have announced that they are inviting registered delegates to submit an abstract to deliver an oral presentation in a number of sessions or a poster display. To find out more, download the Abstracts PDF Flyer The Small Business Hub within the […]

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Help shape the UK space strategy: stakeholder workshops

The Government is developing a new strategy to implement the principles set out in the 2015 National Space Policy and support the ambition of capturing 10% of the global space market by 2030. This will replace the previous Civil Space Strategy and align with the government’s developing Industrial Strategy. As part of the process, the […]

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The Commercial UAV Show

BARSC is a media partner supporting the forthcoming Commercial UAV Show and you can now download 2016 Show Brochure Highlights of the show include: Facebook on how drones are connecting the unconnected world to the internet Shipping giant Maersk on the future of drones in the maritime world The UK Department for Transport, European Commission, […]

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Conference – Exploiting Open Data

A free European data conference is being held from October 11-13, on the opportunities and challenges presented by Open Data in the environmental field. Following three years of research and innovation, the MELODIES* project has developed eight new environmental services based on Open Data, in different environmental sectors. They will be unveiling the techniques and […]

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U.S. National Plan for Civil Earth Observations

The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) is seeking public input on development of the second U.S. National Plan for Civil Earth Observations. On June 15, the U.S. Federal Register posted OSTP’s Request for Information (RFI) on the development of this Plan, which will build upon the priorities and supporting actions identified […]

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BIS Space Conference at Charterhouse

Registration for the British Interplanetary Society Space Conference is now open The BIS Space conference, which will be held over 21-23rd of July at Charterhouse School, is a chance to meet David Willetts, former Space Minister and some of the top UK Space Scientists and Engineers. To hear about UK achievements and to discuss the […]

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Space App Camp

For the fifth time, ESA will be inviting 20 developers to its ESRIN location in Frascati (including travel expenses and accommodation). The Space App Camp is an opportunity to spend a week with like-minded people, gaining insight into the European Space Programmes, and learning how to enrich mobile applications with satellite data. Especially with the […]

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Grants for Exploratory Ideas

CEOI-ST Publishes Executive Summaries of “Grants for Exploratory Ideas” Projects Completed in 2014/15 The CEOI-ST Grants for Exploratory Ideas (GEI) are mini studies that can receive a grant of up to £10,000 with a maximum duration of 6 months, aimed at innovative space technology activities. CEOI-ST is particularly keen to encourage industry, academia and SMEs […]

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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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JOINING BARSC

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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