Representing a technological and commercial breakthrough in flexible digital satellite telecommunications, SkyPlex is ready for launch on 16 March aboard Eutelsat's W3A satellite. This satellite platform will deliver Internet and TV services.
The latest workshop for projects from the Start-up Initiative will be held on the 22nd and 23rd of March 2004. Its purpose is for SME's that have or almost have completed their projects to exchange experiences with those companies that have begun or are in the middle of their projects.
A presentation detailing the structure of the ESA Telecom Programme Line User Segment for the current ITT has been made available to companies. The public presentation, scheduled for Monday 1 March has unfortunately been cancelled.
The ARTES-3 Line 2 theme "Multimedia Ground Terminals and Equipment" is to support industries who are in the process of developing or enhancing their products to match specific opportunities in the multimedia domain.
The aim of the "Multimedia Ground Terminals and Equipment" Technology ITT is to provide support for industries developing or enhancing their products to meet specific opportunities in the multimedia sector.
The Southwest Regional Authority in Ireland is holding a Pan European Union Conference from 5 to 6 April under the title "Knowledge Based Regions in the Information Society - The Role of Broadband Technology in securing a vibrant eSociety".