Welcome to the space and aeronautics industries in Bremen

As part of the Bremen Innovation Cluster Strategy, the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Labor and Europe commissioned AVIASPACE BREMEN e. V. to implement specifically the Space Industries and Aeronautics Strategy of the State of Bremen. The goal is to strengthen the space industries and aeronautics sectors through cross clustering with other sectors such as the automotive industry, wind energy and shipbuilding.

Industry space days

The European Space Agency (ESA) invites members of the space community to attend the Industry Space Days (ISD) at ESTEC (Noordwijk, The Netherlands) on 16 – 17 September 2020. The eighth edition of the ISD is organised by the ESA SME Office to foster cooperation between different actors in the entire space sector. The event is open to entities from ESA Member States, Cooperating States and Associate States as well as to companies from outside this perimeter if they intend to act as “buyer” to procure European products and services. https://isd.esa.int/

The space sectors and regional governments of Bremen and Zuid-Holland join forces to strengthen (aero)space in the Province of Zuid-Holland and the German Federal State of Bremen with a Joint Declaration of Intent on further collaboration in the area of space.
Bremen and Zuid-Holland are both European regions with a large concentration of industrial, research and scientific space activities. Germany and the Netherlands are both founding partners of ESA as well as of the European Union. Several industrial and Research & Development partnerships between space cluster actors in both regions already exist. On this strong basis, both regions intend to strengthen space industry and research collaboration.



IAC 2020

IAC 2020 will be hosted in virtual format. The 71st International Astronautical Congress – The CyberSpace Edition will take place in your homes and offices around the world during 12 – 14 October 2020. new dates for the 72nd International Astronautical Congress, IAC 2021 have been fixed. The IAC 2021 will take place in Dubai, U.A.E., from 25 – 29 October 2021.


17.-19. November 2020: In its 4th year, Space Tech Expo Europe will be returning to Bremen – a centre of space excellence. The exhibition is Europe’s premier B2B Space engineering event for spacecraft, satellite, launch vehicle and space related technologies and draws attendance from thousands of industry leaders, decision makers, engineers, specifiers and buyers to meet manufacturers and the supply chain for civil, military and commercial space.

AITS Bremen

23.-25.2.2021 – AITS Bremen is a premier German business convention focused on the application of innovative technologies in the aeronautics, space and defense industries. AITS Bremen brings together senior level executives from leading companies with a regional and global outreach, showcasing unique capabilities and know-how, and engaging participants in meaningful and effective business meetings and conferences.

14th International Coral Reef SymposiuM (Postponed to 2021)

For the first time in its history, the ICRS will be held in Europe, taking place in the cosmopolitan and historic city of Bremen from 18-23 July 2021. The ICRS 2020, also known as the 14th International Coral Reef Symposium, is the most important global conference on coral reef science, management and conservation, bringing together the world’s leading coral reef scientists, young career researchers, experts, policy makers, conservationists and reef managers.

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