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Here's how it works


Together with our first-class partners, ESA BIC Sweden is the place for entrepreneurs from research centres, universities, space and non-space business seeking to realise their innovative ideas and transfer technologies from space to other areas of the economy.

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Here's how it works


Together with our first-class partners, ESA BIC Sweden is the place for entrepreneurs from research centres, universities, space and non-space business seeking to realise their innovative ideas and transfer technologies from space to other areas of the economy.

I WANT TO APPLY RIGHT AWAY

Locate ESA Technology for You

VISIT ESA TECHNOLOGY EXCHANGE, ESA TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER PORTAL OR
ESA IP FOR COMMERCIALISATION WEB AND SEARCH FOR TECHNOLOGY YOU CAN USE

 

Let's launch your business

A step-by-step guide to take your business off the ground

 

1. Why should I join?

 

 

You will be able to develop a new start-up, with high potential to be successful and create wealth, based on your terrestrial technology to target Space applications.

You will get both technical and business advice as well as access to funding and mediation to loan schemes.


You want to be an excellent entrepreneur in the space industry.

You will be part of the new space-related startup community.


 

You will be able to use space technology for terrestrial applications in your new start-up with high potential to be successful and create wealth.

 
 

2. What do I get?

 

Accepted to one of the three Swedish ESA BIC Incubators for business development support and advice and effective workplaces for up to 24 months

Funding of 50.000 € for product development and IPR (from ESA and Vinnova)


Access to ESA IP for Commercialisation  click here

 Technical Support up to 80 hours through Technical partners


Support to secure further venture capital, loans and grants as needed

Access to the international ESA BIC's community and international ESA events 


Preferred access to office facilities, experts, suppliers and investment capital

 
 

3. Who can apply?

Innovative idea based on space technology, or innovation intended for space usage

Innovative idea based on space technology, or innovation intended for space usage

A company that is not more than five years old (or apply as person but create company if approved)  

A company that is not more than five years old (or apply as person but create company if approved)

 

Must be a citizen or company from an ESA membership country

Must be a citizen or company from an ESA membership country

 

4. Fields of application example