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Trade in Space and Nudge Exchange – Scottish Space Tech Companies

Steven Blood General News

We have been highlighting some of the successes so far of businesses who have been through the Scottish Space Incubator. Today we’d like to shine a light on two others – Trade in Space, alumni of the 2018/2019 cohort, and Nudge Exchange, who are currently part of the 2019/2020 group. Trade In Space Trade in Space have developed a platform to …

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Our Latest Cohort is Now Complete

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Record Number of Applications Received After a record number of applications, and an unprecedented interest in the programme, we are delighted to announce that the Scottish Space Incubator has now filled its final ‘space’ in its latest cohort! The Space Incubator, based at the industry-leading Tontine Incubator in Glasgow, is jointly funded by the UK Space Agency and Scottish Enterprise. …

New Incubator Company Hypervine Get Coverage for Innovation

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The Scottish Space Incubator were delighted to welcome new Scottish startup, Hypervine as one of our new Companies earlier this month. They are a highly innovative Space Technology company who bring blockchain and satellite data together for the mining industry. In short, Hypervine provide innovative, satellite-sourced data to quarries. The data provides an accurate oversight of mining operations through the …

What is Included in the Scottish Space Incubator Programme?

Steven Blood General News

The Scottish Space Incubator is now in its fourth year of business, giving expert guidance and support specific to the space sector to high growth and startup businesses in Scotland. The Incubator is a year-long programme, backed by Scottish Enterprise, University of Strathclyde, the UK Space Agency and delivered jointly by the Tontine Tech Incubator and SoXSA. Throughout the year, Incubated companies are given fully funded accommodation in the vibrant tech-centred …

Scottish Space Incubator Companies Selected for EIE 2020

Steven Blood General News

The Scottish Space Incubator is delighted to announce that two companies from our incubator have been selected into the 2020 cohort for EIE.   It is the second year running that EIE has included companies from within the Incubator. Last year, our alumni company, R3-IoT were part of the 2019 cohort.  EIE is the premier technology investor showcase event in the UK, and to have both Huli and Trade in Space selected for this …

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Scottish Space Tech Companies – Huli Route Planner

Steven Blood General News

Huli Route Planner is currently a company in the Scottish Space Incubator programme, which is based in Glasgow. Huli has seen first-hand the expertise, guidance and financial support that the Incubator has to offer – and they are a true success story.   The founders of Huli noticed a gap in the market. As keen adventure cyclists they could not find a tool to help them map out a route, or a choice of routes, when they were looking …

Scotland’s Space Startups Thriving at Glasgow’s Business Incubator

Steven Blood General News

Some of the most innovative companies across Scotland are benefiting from business advice and financial support through a fully funded business incubator – and they all have one thing in common; they use space technology in their business.  Meet some of the startup businesses that are realising true growth and have unparalleled access to guidance from experts in the space sector.  First, …

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Funded Support for Space Tech Startups & High Growth Companies

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Businesses in Scotland are benefitting from a fully funded Incubator programme. Based at Tontine, a technology focussed startup incubator hub in the heart of Glasgow, there are currently 5 businesses benefitting from the unparalleled guidance and financial support the programme offers.  The Scottish Space Incubator is now preparing to move into its fourth year of incubating both start up and high growth companies.   This current intake of companies has experienced accelerated growth thanks …

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What Are Satellites Used For? – Earth Observation

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Satellites have been in orbit for over 60 years, and the data from these satellites have many applications. Let’s take a look at some of the ways that satellites are used in Earth Observation (EO) and Navigation. Weather Satellites enable us to monitor the climate continuously. They help us understand change at a global scale and provide new insights multiple …