Open Space: Marine

When: 09:30 – 14:00, Tuesday 7th November


Where: Plymouth University Marine Station, Artillery Place, Plymouth, PL4 0LU


Hosted by: South West Centre of Excellence in Satellite Applications, Plymouth University, Plymouth Marine Laboratory, Plymouth City Council


Speakers will be representing:

South West Centre of Excellence in Satellite Applications

Satellite Applications Catapult

Plymouth University

Plymouth Marine Laboratory

Plymouth City Council



Members of the South West marine and maritime business and research communities are invited to come together and learn how the UK’s strengths in space, satellites and emerging technologies can be harnessed to improve products, services and innovation in the region.

“In conjunction with the Satellite Applications Catapult we support innovative entrepreneurial spirit, develop valuable partnerships and collaborative solutions.   In doing so, we are able to provide a unique innovation environment for the UK satellite applications sector, with the bold and ambitious mission: “To innovate for a better world, empowered by satellites”.

This free event offers an opportunity to learn about funding calls, developments from the new SW Centre of Excellence in Satellite Applications, the local research institutions and enterprise zones in the region. It also offers the opportunity to engage and network with new partners.



09:30 – 09:55   Registration, Networking & Refreshments

09:55 – 10:00   Welcome

10:00 – 10:15   SW Centre of Excellence in Satellite Applications

10:15 – 10:20   SpaceTech Incubation

10:20 – 10:50   Satellite Applications Catapult Blue Economy

10:50 – 11:10   Collaboration with Plymouth University

11:10 – 11:30   Break

11:30 – 11:50   Collaboration with Plymouth Marine Laboratory

11:50 – 12:10   Oceansgate & Marine Business Technology Centre

12:10 – 14:00   Networking Lunch

14:00                Close



We encourage you to attend this event if you are:-

  • A business seeking to collaborate with the research and knowledge sector.
  • A researcher or expert seeking to collaborate with businesses with innovative products and services.


For more information:

If you have an enquiry or would like to know more about this event, please contact Steve Rice, Knowledge Exchange Officer by email at



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