ESA BICs in Europe
The Technology Transfer Programme Office (TTPO) coordinates Business Incubation Centres which each offer technical expertise in several fields, as well as advice and support with business development.
ESA offers Business Incubation at the following locations:
- ESA BIC Noordwijk located in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, managed by SBIC.
- ESA BIC Bavaria located in Oberpfaffenhofen, Nürnberg, and Berchtesgadener Land, Germany, managed by the Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen
- ESA BIC Darmstadt located in Darmstadt, Germany, managed by cesah ('Centrum für Satellitennavigation Hessen' in Germany).
- ESA BIC Lazio located in Rome, Italy, managed by BIC Lazio (Business Innovation Centre of Lazio Region in Italy).
- ESA BIC Harwell located in Oxfordshire, the UK, managed by STFC Innovations Ltd (Science and Technology Facilities Council).
- ESA BIC Redu located in Transinne (Libin), Belgium, managed by WSLlux.
- ESA BIC Flanders located in Geel, Belgium is managed by Innotek (knowledge centrum for innovation and technology).
- ESA BIC Sud France located in Toulouse, France is managed by Aerospace Valley.
- ESA BIC Barcelona located in Barcelona, Spain is managed by Barcelonactiva.
- ESA BIC Portugal
- ESA BIC Sweden located in Luleå, Uppsala and Trollhättan in Sweden, managed by a consortium of Arctic Business Incubator (ABI).
- Coming soon: ESA BIC Prague