The Italian Space Agency was founded in 1988. Its purpose is to coordinate all of Italy's efforts and investments in the space sector that begun in the 1960s.www.asi.it
Eurisy's Members include most space agencies or governmental offices in charge of space affairs in Europe, and international organisations dealing with space matters.
The Belgium Federal Science Policy Office (BELSPO) currently manages the country’s contribution to the European Space Agency and various EU programmes. Comprised of 10 scientific research institutes, the Office provides the Belgium government with a continuous flow of data and policy recommendations. Covered areas include sustainable development, climate change, biodiversity, energy, health, mobility and the information society.
Along numerous research programmes, the office also offers support to Belgium companies interested in entering the global geo-information market.
Founded in 1961, the Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES) is the government agency responsible for shaping and implementing France’s space policy in Europe.
Its task is to invent the space systems of the future, bring space technologies to maturity and guarantee France’s independent access to space.www.cnes.fr
The Royal Centre for Remote Sensing (CRTS) is the national institution responsible for the promotion, use and development of remote sensing applications in Morocco. CRTS coordinates and carries out the national program of remote sensing in collaboration with ministerial departments, private operators and universities.www.crts.gov.ma
DLR is the national aeronautics and space research centre of the Federal Republic of Germany. Its extensive research and development work in aeronautics, space, energy, transport and security is integrated into national and international cooperative ventures. In addition to its own research, as Germany’s space agency, DLR has been given responsibility by the federal government for the planning and implementation of the German space programme. DLR is also the umbrella organisation for the nation’s largest project execution organisation.www.dlr.de
Established in 2000, Enterprise Estonia promotes business and regional policy in Estonia and is one of the largest institutions within the national support system for entrepreneurship, providing financial assistance, counselling, cooperation opportunities and training for entrepreneurs, research institutions, the public and non-profit sectors.www.eas.ee
The European Space Agency (ESA) is Europe's gateway to space. Its mission is to shape the development of Europe's space capability and ensure that investment in space continues to deliver benefits to the citizens of Europe and the world.www.esa.int
The Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) is the national funding institution for applied research and development in Austria. The FFG supports via it's Aeronautics and Space Agency the involvement of Austrian researchers in international and bilateral aerospace partnerships and encourages the establishment and expansion of international networks and represents Austrian interest within the European Space Agency.www.ffg.at
Created in 1951 to foster the dialogue between scientists around the world and support international cooperation in all space-related activities, the IAF to this day continues to connect space people. The Federation is the world’s leading space advocacy body with over 270 members, including all key space agencies, companies, societies, associations and institutes across 64 countries.iafastro.org
Interbalkan Environment Center (i-BEC) was founded in 2007 as a flexible organisation creating links between the public sector and research communities nationally and internationally. As an international cluster of new technologies and innovation, i-BEC’s role is to link together the public and private sectors for sustainable management of natural resources and protection of the environment. i-BEC turns Earth and Space Observation data into services, thanks to ground-based instruments, satellite imagery, telemetry, in-situ measurements, lab analyses, UAVs, URVs and remote sensing.Interbalkan Environment Center
ITC is recognised worldwide for achievements in teaching, research and capacity development in the field of geo-information science and earth observation. We educate our students to be professionals, capable of acquiring knowledge and translating this into practical applications for solving real-world problems.www.itc.nl
The Hungarian Space Office (HSO) is an integral part of the Ministry of National Development. The Ministry manages, coordinates and represents the Hungarian space activity.www.kormany.hu
Invest NI is Northern Ireland's development agency.
Invest NI helps the local economy grow by helping new and existing businesses to compete internationally, and by attracting new investment to Northern Ireland. It offers the Northern Ireland business community a single organisation providing high-quality services, programmes, support and expert advice.
The Malta Council for Science & Technology is the government body responsible for research policy, promoting scientific research, management of the local research funding programme and is the national contact point organisation for the Horizon2020 Programme.mcst.gov.mt
The Norwegian Space Centre (NSC) is a government agency under the Ministry of Trade and Industry. The NSC was established in 1987, when Norway became a member of the European Space Agency (ESA).
The NSC is responsible for organising Norwegian space activities, particularly with respect to ESA and the EU, and for coordinating national space activities.web.spacecentre.no
The Netherlands Space Office acts as the Dutch agency for space affairs. The Netherlands Space Office (NSO) was established by the Dutch government in order to develop the Netherlands’ space programme and to bring that programme to action.www.spaceoffice.nl
Established in September 2014 the Polish Space Agency (POLSA) supports the national space industry by combining the world of business and science. An important aspect of the Agency's activity is to promote the development of satellite technology that can be used in everyday life, including communication, navigation, environmental monitoring and weather forecasting.www.polsa.gov.pl
Romanian Space Agency (ROSA) was established in 1991 and reorganised by a Government Decision in 1995 as an independent public institution under the auspices of the Ministry of Research and Technology (currently the Ministry of Education and Scientific Research). ROSA is the national co-ordinating body of the space activities.www.rosa.ro
The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (Turkish: Türkiye Bilimsel ve Teknolojik Araştırma Kurumu, TÜBİTAK) is the leading agency for developing science, technology and innovation (STI) policies by supporting and conducting research and development activities. Established in 1963, it has played a leading role in the creation of a science and technology culture in Turkey. TÜBİTAK is an autonomous public institution, governed by a Science Board.tubitak.gov.tr
The UK Space Agency is an executive agency of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and at the heart of UK efforts to explore and benefit from space.www.bis.gov.uk/ukspaceagency
Armagh Planetarium is Ireland's leading centre for astronomy education.Visit website
As a specialised agency of the Argentine State, CONAE is the only government body to understand, design, execute, control, manage and administer space projects, that contribute to the socio-economic development of the country. It represents the Nation's civil research and development capabilities in space activities. To accomplish its mission, CONAE has to plan, execute and evaluate a National Space Program in order to use space science and technology for peaceful purposes.conae.gov.ar
The Space Research Centre is an interdisciplinary research institute of the Polish Academy of Sciences, established to conduct scientific research and activities in order to develop the space industry in Poland.
Their mission is the development and dissemination of space activities, being the only institute in Poland whose activity is fully dedicated to the research of terrestrial space, the solar system and the Earth using space technology and satellite techniques.www.cbk.waw.pl
DTU is ranked as one of the top technical universities in Europe. It continues to set new records in its number of publications by persistently developing their partnerships with industry, and through assignments accomplished by DTU’s public sector consultancy department.www.dtu.dk
Enterprise Ireland is the government organisation responsible for the development and growth of Irish enterprises in world markets. We work in partnership with Irish enterprises to help them start, grow, innovate and win export sales on global markets. In this way, we support sustainable economic growth, regional development and secure employment.entreprise-ireland.com
INTA is the Spanish Public Research Organisation specialised in aerospace research and technology development.inta.es
Kongsberg Gruppen (KONGSBERG) is an international, knowledge-based group that supplies high-technology systems and solutions to customers in the oil and gas industry, the merchant marine, and the defence and aerospace industries.kongsberg.com
The National Space Association of Lithuania (NSA), comprising 22 members, was founded in 2009. Members of the NSA take active part in the integrated high-tech centre programmes, NIPs, JRPs, and the Horizon2020 programme.The R&D institutions that are members of NSA do research in all areas of JRP, while enterprises do business mostly in the fields of engineering and ICT.space-lt.eu
The Malta Environment and Planning Authority (MEPA) is the national agency responsible for land use planning and environmental regulation in Malta. Established under the mandate of the Environment Protection Act (2001) and the Development Planning Act (1992) of the Laws of Malta, MEPA is also responsible for the implementation of around 200 Directives, Decisions and Regulations under the EU Environmental Acquis.mepa.org.mt
In 1945, UNESCO was created in order to respond to the firm belief of nations, forged by two world wars in less than a generation, that political and economic agreements are not enough to build a lasting peace. Peace must be established on the basis of humanity’s moral and intellectual solidarity. UNESCO strives to build networks among nations that enable this kind of solidarity.unesco.org
The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) works to promote international cooperation in the peaceful use and exploration of space, and in the utilisation of space science and technology for sustainable economic and social development. The Office assists any United Nations Member States to establish legal and regulatory frameworks to govern space activities and strengthens the capacity of developing countries to use space science technology and applications for development by helping to integrate space capabilities into national development programmes.unoosa.org