Space-MATCH Brokerage Event 2012

  • 20 november 2012

The Netherlands Space Office, the European Space Agency, TNO and Enterprise Europe Network Netherlands invite you to the Space-MATCH Brokerage Event 2012. This event aims to establish a bridge between the special world of space research and successful commercial business development on Earth. This year the event will focus on the transfer of space technologies in the field of 'High Tech Systems & Materials'.


Space-MATCH will target a wide spectrum of companies and specialized research centres interested in sharing project ideas, meeting collaboration partners and identifying new business opportunities in the area of 'High Tech Systems & Materials'.

Main topics

  • High tech systems;
  • Materials and coatings;
  • Meeting and matching.

Why to participate?

  • Get acquainted with innovative space technologies;
  • Meet key players in the area of 'High Tech Systems & Materials';
  • Discover interesting 'non-space' applications and new market opportunities;
  • Meet a wide variety of space companies, SME's and start-up companies;
  • Meet many potential project or business partners in a short time;
  • Discuss your ideas in 20 minute 'private' bilateral meetings.

Language: English
Costs:        Free of charge


Space-MATCH 2012 intends to make entrepreneurs more familiar with technologies developed within the European space program. The underlying idea is that this know-how can also be applied successfully outside the space domain and contribute to innovation and new business generation in many different areas. Thus, Space-MATCH 2012 may help you to turn high-end knowledge into a commercial success for you company.

Space-MATCH can look back on seven successful editions. The eighth edition will be held on November 20, 2012 in the European Space Innovation Centre (ESIC) in Noordwijk, the Netherlands. The event will have an international scope through the collaboration with Enterprise Europe Network and the Aerospace and Space Sector Group.


10 Nov                  Registration and submission of a cooperation profile
15 Oct-15 Nov     Online selection of face-to-face meetings
20 Nov                   Guided Tour at the ESA/Estec facilities (10:00 - 12:00)
                                Bilateral meetings (15:00 - 18:00) and workshops

The earlier you submit your collaboration profile the more it will be recognized.

More Informatie

More information can be found on the Space-MATCH Brokerage event website. or in the brochure below.

Space-MATCH 2012

Download the Space-MATCH 2012 Brochure