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Cyprus Embraces Space 2016

Are you a researcher, scientist, engineer, entrepreneur, manager or student interested in Space and its applications? Τhen this is the Event for you! Don’t miss this opportunity to see the latest developments in Space-related Technologies in Cyprus and Europe, and explore the funding opportunities available to you, your university or your company within the Programmes of “Horizon 2020” and of the European Space Agency.  “Cyprus Embraces Space 2016” is organized by the Cyprus Research Promotion Foundation, the Department of Electronic Communications (DEC – Ministry of Transport, Communications and Works) and the Department of Computer Science & Engineering of European University Cyprus. The event will take place on the 18th of May 2016 between 09:00 and 16:00, at the Cultural Centre of the European University Cyprus. The National Representatives to the “Horizon 2020” Programme Committee and the National Contact Point will highlight the funding opportunities that are available through H2020 research schemes, while speakers from various organizations will be presenting their experiences and insight on Satellite Communications, Earth Observation, Astronomy and Navigation, as well as showcasing the opportunities for funding through cooperation with the European Space Agency (ESA). The event will be attended by NCPs from the majority of EU member states, providing a unique opportunity for Cypriot research and development organisations to enhance collaboration and networking. The event will be held under the auspices of the Honorable Minister of Transport, Communications and Works, Mr. Marios Demetriades.


For attending the event, please fill in the application form and email it to or send it by fax to 22713013, until the 16th May 2016.

For more information please call us at DEC: 22814875/854 872 or RPF: 22205050/5048.



Cyprus Embraces Space 2016 Presentations