The ESA Academy, part of the ESA Education Office, is ESA's overarching programme for University students from ESA member states, Canada, Latvia, Lithuania, and Slovenia. The ESA Academy provides students with access to both Hands-on Projects and a Training and Learning Programme, as well as supporting, through organisation and funding, the Symposium on Space Educational Activities.
The Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech (UPC) is a public institution of research and higher education in the fields of engineering, architecture, sciences and technology, and one of the leading technical universities in Europe. UPC’s schools devoted to research and education on the aerospace field are: ESEIAAT, EETAC, and ETSETB.

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Open Cosmos is a space company that develops satellite missions from start to finish. Offering a comprehensive service that addresses the entire value chain of the space sector, design, manufacture, mission management and launch of customised satellites for companies, institutions and governments worldwide. Their satellites are primarily used to collect critical earth data for economic, environmental or security decisions; provide telecommunications services on a global scale; or develop space science and technology.

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The Solar-Terrestrial Centre of Excellence (STCE) is a tight collaborative network for Belgian sun-space-earth research and services, gathering activities of 3 Federal Scientific Institutes. The STCE's expertise in solar observations and research combined with the experience of its GNSS and solar particle radiation group recently proved to be crucial to set up space weather services for civil aviation.
Carrying a solid background built on more than 30 years of state-of-art and cutting-edge projects alongside major contractors, GTD specializes in developing ground and on-board systems for space mission-critical computer environment. GTD’s bespoken solutions cover the whole project life-cycle: planning, analysis, design, development, integration, testing, maintenance and support to operations, ensuring that clients’ critical systems and processes embody highly reliable software.
The Associació i Col·legi d'Enginyers Industrials de Catalunya , is the professional organization of the Industrial Engineers from Catalonia, which is committed to the professional development of the engineers. Its aim is to protect the profession and its interests, the good praxis of engineering and also regulate the practice. They encourage the evolution of engineering and coordinate some activities such as technical, scientific, and cultural.