The Copernicus Masters is a global innovation competition for commercial Earth observation applications and business use cases. The programme identifies and awards prizes to outstanding solutions, ideas, and business concepts that use Earth observation data to solve important social and commercial challenges. Big data produced by Earth observation satellites hold huge potential for the creation of innovative products and services. Copernicus Masters is offering you all the support you need to develop your awesome idea from ideation to a viable business.
You have until 30 June to submit your innovative Earth observation solution to the competition. With more than EUR 450,000 worth of prizes up for grabs across 8 challenges, there’s definitely an opportunity for you.
We recommend that you register now, even if you don’t have a completed idea yet. Registration is free and available to participants all around the world.
We wrote a more comprehensive article explaining the competition, the available challenges and the benefits. Learn more about the competition.
Joseph Ibeh is a Mandela Washington Fellow and Senior Analyst at Space in Africa. His experience spans industry research and market analysis with a focus on African-grown NewSpace companies, commercial space industry, national space programmes and real-life application of space science for sustainable development in Africa.