What topics were addressed in the INNOspace Masters ideas competition?

INNOspace Masters was in search for new ideas for the next space generation from 14 November 2016 to 13 February 2017 under the theme “Space 4.0”.
In this context, the following examples were topics of special interest:

  • Satellite payloads for innovative applications and business models
  • Platform concepts for more flexible subsystems
  • Development and realisation of intelligent components capable of bearing information
  • Automation, robotics, and troubleshooting in manufacturing
  • Innovative, cost-efficient concepts for drive systems and ridesharing
  • Industrialisation of the Ariane-6 production process
  • Improvements and new developments in NDI quality assurance methods
  • New standards for processes and interfaces