Are you a company looking for the most innovative and cutting-edge space technologies?
Are you a space company with technology from space programmes that could be applied in terrestrial applications?
The European Space Agency’s Tech Transfer Brokers network offers extensive support to the space industry through identi cation and exploitation of new market opportunities. ESA brokers also facilitate the access to these technologies to non-space industry partners.
Space-up your business with us!
• Promotion of the aerospace industry in Spain.
• Promotion of the "Spain" brand as a technological brand at an international
• Promoting innovation in SMEs through actions that help them innovate
quickly (for example, by acquiring technologies instead of developing
• Generation of new business opportunities, by licensing its technologies
to companies in non-space sectors, or by creating new R&D projects to
advance the TRL space technology.
• Visibility through dissemination of success stories (application of their
technologies in other sectors) and other communication activities.
Large non-space corporations
• Creation of lines of work in the aerospace field.
• Design of intrapreneurship programs related to the best application
to the business of a space technology.
• Fast track to innovation, by detecting technological
challenges and solving them with ESA technologies.
• Sophistication of its corporate image ("made in
collaboration with ESA").
→ WHAT AN ESA
BROKER CAN DO FOR YOU
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WHY WORK WITH KIM,
ESA BROKER IN SPAIN
Collecting technology demands
Pushing space solutions into the market
Providing requested technologies and
know-how to industry
Are you a company looking for the most innovative and cutting-edge
Are you a space company with technology from space programmes
that could be applied in terrestrial applications?
The European Space Agency’s Tech Transfer Brokers network
offers extensive support to the space industry through
identification and exploitation of new market
opportunities. ESA brokers also facilitate the
access to these technologies to nonspace
Mediation between space and non-space industry
Support with ESA space solutions brand usage
Identification of applications to non-space market
Communication of success stories
Packaging of space technology offers
Access to ESA IP Portfolio
Expertise. KIM practices open innovation (tech transfer) between industry
and RTOs since 2007.
Pull philosophy. The driver of KIM’s activity with RTOs is to respond to
the needs of its industrial customers, mainly large multinational compa-
360º vision. KIM’s experts have a technological vision of the processes of
acquisition and commercialization of early stage technologies and other IP
assets. Moreover, KIM can also introduce you to other topics such as business
model, financial, legal and IP...
Cross innovation. KIM has a multi-industry market knowledge, allowing
it to reposition and transfer technologies from one industry to another.
Enablers. Their extensive experience in the financing instruments of tech
transfer and their ability to connect public and private instruments, allow
KIM to develop a facilitating role.
WHAT KIM CAN DO FOR YOU
12 technology transfers
ESA BROKER NETWORK
FROM SPACE TO NON-SPACE
MARKET: SUCCESS STORIES
ESA PRIME BROKER
BROKER CZECH REPUBLIC
Images courtesy of ESA.
Designed by KIM.
KIM is founding member of
The Knowledge Agents Alliance
→ Mamagoose, the baby pyjamas
that help prevent and understand
Mamagoose pyjamas have built-in sensors
and an electronic monitoring unit to detect
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).
These pyjamas draw on technology used
in two space applications: the analogue
biomechanics recorder experiment and the
respiratory inductive plethysmograph suit.
→ Roboclimber, the space robot
that help to prevent landslides
One of the largest robots ever
constructed will also be one of
the most agile, thanks to
technology derived from ESA
space missions. Known as
Roboclimber, this new
climbing machine is
designed to prevent
→ Advanced fluidic filter (PAT 642)
Multi-layer mesh filter for fluids with an
improved structure that maximizes the
surface and prevents particle build up.
→ Exoskeleton for the human arm, for
materials handling (PAT 474)
Kinematical structure fixed on the chest of
the operator. Large range of movements
and lightweight. Opportunities in the field
of assembling or manipulating machinery
that require remotely controlled arms.
→ Mechanical support ring structure
It uses two pantographs deploying
separately in a cylinder or cone, providing
improvements in stability and stiffness
when deployed, as well as reliability
→ Andrea Marí
Project Manager of ESA Broker Spain Project
+34 912 905 827