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ActInSpace darmstadt || An international innovation contest lead by CNES and ESA


Welcome to Darmstadt - City of Science

With the European Space Operations Centre ESOC, the beautiful city of Darmstadt is Europe’s Gateway to Space. Since 2016 however it has one more attraction: The ActInSpace – Hackathon!

At this innovation event it is all about space technologies, developing solutions for our current challenges, having a good time and being part of a worldwide mission. The event in Darmstadt will take place at TIZ Darmstadt on 24th and 25th of April 2020. After 2016 and 2018 this is the third time that ESA BIC Hessen & Baden-Württemberg (managed by cesah) will host ActInSpace. 

Are you interested in Space, in topics like Earth Observation, Satellite Navigation, Drone, Balloon, Space Operation, Image Processing, Materials, Robotic, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Moon, Mars, ISS, Space Experiment, Ecology, Health, Science and Data?

Then join the event, find a team, develop a project within 24 hours, receive support by technical experts and space mentors and get scored by a professional jury! You can win nice prizes.

We are looking for entrepreneurs, students, creative thinkers who would like to take part in this great challenge with like-minded people.  

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask our team:

Your ActInSpace Darmstadt Team


Event's organizers

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Our sponsors

Local Sponsors

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About the event

The event will take place at TIZ Darmstadt, Technologie- und Innovationszentrum

Robert-Bosch-Straße 7

64293 Darmstadt

Our experts for the event

Dr. Frank Zimmermann is the Managing Director of cesah. He will help the teams with his experiences working on their challenges.

FabSpace 2.0 Germany @ESA BIC Managed by cesah GmbH

Donata Pedrazzani, ESA BIC Darmstadt Manager, will take part as a jury member.

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