Space Week 2017

Date: November 21-23, 2017
Venue: the Italian Space Agency
Location: Rome, Italy
Target Audience: Canadian Space Agency, space companies, research institutes and universities
Sector: Aerospace

"Horizon 2020" space information session organised by APRE (Italian Agency for the Promotion of Research) on behalf of the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research in collaboration with the Italian Space Agency.  Plenary workshop, additional workshops on safety & security of citizens & infrastructure, climate change for agriculture, on Copernicus for cultural heritage, and, on monitoring services for emergency management. B2B meetings and site visits to INGV (Italian Institute of Geology & Vulcanology) and to Telespazio/E-GEOS (Earth Observation companies).


Why your organization should participate:

  • Compare your product/service with international competitors
  • Develop a first-hand understanding of the opportunities and challenges of doing business in foreign markets
  • Gain insights and market intelligence
  • Increase visibility of your product or service
  • Meet academic or research entities
  • Meet key commercial entities, industry players, and potential buyers, investors and/or partners
  • Participate in networking events
  • Participate in pre-organized business to business meetings
  • Pitch your product /service to selected audiences
  • Receive on-the-ground assistance from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service

Trade Commissioner(s) involvement:

Activities organized by the Trade Commissioner Service

  • Business-to-business meetings
  • Networking event
  • Seminar
  • Site visits

The Trade Commissioner, Joanne Smith, is specializing in the Aerospace, Defence, Security, Transportation and Automotive sectors for the Italian market and can provide information on this and other local events that you are considering, as well as advice on business development in the region. Services from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service are offered free of charge to Canadian companies and organizations.