For this purpose, the consortium partners implement a set of activities focused on providing information about the LATAM market and local GNSS initiatives through the preparation of market studies.
Awareness raising activities are also organized to ensure the visibility of European satellite navigation activities.
Likewise, the development of applications related to GNSS is supported through the celebration of Hackatons and the provision of testing services and business support in a “Living Lab” environment. This guarantees cooperation and the exchange of information between both continents.
Training is essential to ensure the development of GNSS applications, collaborations and market growth. In this sense, the two participating universities in the consortium, the Polytechnic University of Madrid (Spain-Europe) and the University of Santiago de Chile, provide training courses and seminars in the field of GNSS technology and applications.
Project activities focus on supporting international cooperation and market penetration, as well as outreach and business support services. Increasing its efforts to ensure a positive flow between European industry and the main regional stakeholders through:
- Organization of matchmaking events for representatives of the European Union and Latin America industries
- Outreach activities of the European space program, in particular GNSS
- Facilitation of high-level meetings for the European Commission with institutions in the region
- Provision of updated information on GNSS to the European Service and to the Delegations of the European Union in the region