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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.

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Adiós Galileo

The effects of Brexit are already being felt by UK companies involved in European security.

TREASURE Summer School

A chance to take part in a five-day summer school that will combine GNSS theory, case studies and hands on experience of high-accuracy satellite positioning in the real world.

Galileo status june 2017

Satellites 15 and 16 in the Galileo constellation completed in-orbit testing on 8th June 2017. The system is on course for full operational capability in 2020.

GODAN Farming Challenge 2017

A competition to find solutions for local farming in growing cities using open (agri & nutrition) data. Working towards the goal of zero hunger. Prize EUR 1,000

Competition to uncover space entrepreneurs of tomorrow

Young people (11-22) have the chance to win £10,000 in a competition to come up with ideas on how to use satellite data to improve life on Earth.

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GNSS Systems and Technology 2 day training event

21-22 March 2019, University of Nottingham, Jubilee Campus

Open to UK industry and SMEs.  Maximum 2 places per company.

This event is now fully booked.  There is a waiting list in operation.

Book via eventbrite              

Download draft agenda

Enabling Innovation

If you are a SME within the D2N2 qualifying regions (Derbyshire/Nottinghamshire), you could be entitled to up to 12 hours of free business support from GRACE.  This is funded by the ERDF (European Regional Development Fund)

Enabling Innovation flyer

InSAR for Surveyors 14 March - half day training event.

9.00am - 1.00pm (networking lunch 12.00 - 1.00pm)

Free to qualifying SMEs in Notts/Derbyshire. 

Tel: 0115 8232335 for further information.  This workshop is provided under the Enabling Innovation programme and has a state aid value of £232.32.


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