Satellite solutions for smarter islands



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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 EU Research Framework Programme (FP). The MCST is also responsible for Space policy at a National level and is the national contact organisation for the European Space Agency (ESA).
Eurisy is an association of European space agencies. Eurisy raises awareness of emerging satellite applications which can help professional communities in many sectors of application. Eurisy supports potential end-users of satellite applications by leveraging its network  to make available experience and expertise for them.

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The Enterprise Europe Network is a key instrument in the EU’s strategy to boost growth and jobs. Bringing together close to 600 business support organisations from more than 50 countries, we help small companies seize the unparalleled business opportunities in the EU Single Market.

The Network of the Insular Chambers of Commerce and Industry of the European Union (INSULEUR) is a not-for-profit association which oversees the close cooperation between insular Chambers of Commerce in the EU and aims to promote the economic and social development of islands in the EU.

LARA (“LBS Augmented Reality Assistive System for Utilities Infrastructure Management through Galileo and EGNOS”) is a Horizon 2020 project aiming at developing a mobile device to assist the utility management professionals on the field.  
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.
Established in 1994, the Local Councils’ Association represents all 68 Local Councils in Malta and Gozo with the aim of protecting and promoting the common interests of all these councils. 
The Malta Information Technology Agency (MITA) is the central driver of Government’s Information and Communications Technology (ICT) policy, programmes and initiatives in Malta. MITA Innovation Hub is a support platform and collaborative environment for the digital community.