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4 Gennaio 2021

Australia

SMARTSAT CRC LAUNCHES START-UP SPIN-OFF TO BOOST COLLABORATION

The government-backed consortium SmartSat CRC has formally established Aurora Space Startup Cluster — a 65-member organisation representing every part of the space supply chain, in a bid to bolster industry collaboration.Aurora has been launched to develop a framework that encourages start-ups to collaborate with industry counterparts and other stakeholders to win business, accelerate R&D, and develop new world-leading capabilities.Aurora’s inaugural board is comprised of directors Andrew Barton (Southern Launch), Troy McCann (Moonshot), chair Dr Tim Parsons (Delta-V Newspace Alliance), Conrad Pires (Picosat Systems), and Dr Anastasia Volkova (FluroSat). Professor Andy Koronios and Peter Nikoloff will represent SmartSat CRC on the board.SmartSat CEO Andy Koronios stated: “SmartSat is committed to supporting the Australian space innovation ecosystem. We invite space start-ups to join Aurora and help us build the space industry.”  (ICE SYDNEY)


Fonte notizia: Space Connect