GRACE
GNSS Research Applications Centre of Excellence
The University of Nottingham
  

Welcome to  GRACE 

GRACE, Nottingham Geospatial Institute’s business engagement unit, assists organisations, businesses, start-ups and individuals to take advantage of satellite navigation, positioning, geospatial and location based technologies. We provide services that include technical and business consultancy, training and education, testing and validation, as well as knowledge exchange and technology transfer.
 

Latest news

SSGP Competition

Description
The Space for Smarter Government Programme is making up to £700,000 available for new innovative technology solutions that contribute towards its goals of helping the public sector create sustainable operational services from satellite data and enable smarter, more efficient operations, reduce risk and enhance policy making.
Date:
14/08/2015

UAV Demonstration

Description
GRACE will be offering the opportunity for companies with an interest in environmental or structural monitoring and surveying to see an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle carry out a high resolution survey of the Jubilee Campus in Nottingham. This will be followed by a workshop and networking opportunity.
Date:
13/08/2015

Satellite Applications Internship Programme 2015

Description
The Satellite Applications Internship programme for Postgrads is now open for application from students and companies in the satellite applications and/or GNSS industries
Date:
25/02/2015

Competition Competition Competition - 100% funding £4m!

Description
A 100% funded £4m competition for companies (large or small) and universities on COMbined Positioning Alternative Signalling System
Date:
03/02/2015

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Events

ESA/JRC International Summerschool on GNSS 2015

Date
31/08/2015 - 10/09/2015
Description
A ten-day Summer School that provides attendees with a comprehensive overview of satellite navigation. The programme includes "hands on" labwork, and is open to graduate students (with a first university degree), Ph.D. candidates, early-stage researchers and young professionals wanting to broaden their knowledge of GNSS.

GIS Info workshop

Date
08/10/2015
Description
GIS workshop for SMEs, local government staff and individuals and groups looking to initiate start-ups. GIS is an enabling tool for decision making using geographic information

What can Sentinels do for Regions?

Date
20/10/2015
Description
Sentinel satellites can significantly contribute to regions by providing regular, timely, reliable observations for crop monitoring and management. The workshop goes into detail to showcase why Sentinel data is crucial for monitoring and forecasting as regards crop distribution, status and seasonal dynamics, as well as irrigation and water resource availability from snow and glaciers.

International Technical Symposium on Navigation and Timing

Date
16 - 17/11/2015
Description
A free event where guest speakers with an international reputation in GNSS, positioning and navigation will give technical presentations on hot topics related to navigation and timing.

Caputuring Reality

Date
23 - 25/11/2015
Description
The Capturing Reality Forum focuses on the technologies of laser scanning, LiDAR and 3D data capture and modelling - bringing together the best of SPAR Europe and ELMF. Call for Papers extended deadline - Mon 17th Aug!

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