Institute for Environmental Solutions (IES) is a modern research organization whose goal is to advance airborne remote sensing science for wise management of natural resources and environment. More specifically, our research is focused on the creation of new knowledge and solutions about the synergetic use of different types of airborne remote sensing systems and data sets for the environmental management.
Project aim: reach strategic aims of the Space Technologies and Services Cluster by 2015 including promotion of mutual interests of cooperation partners, raise competitiveness of the cluster, increase export volume, as well as promote creation of innovations and new products.
Today, on September 26, opening event of an interactive science centre “Kurzeme Democentre” will be held at the Ventspils High Technology Park (the VHTP).
As has already been mentioned, interactive science centres have gained popularity worldwide and they become in their location the top tourism objects and attractive promotion centres to choose educational direction and career.
Tomorrow, on September 26, the Kurzeme Democentre – an interactive science centre fulfilling educational and entertaining function thus becoming one of the attendance objects of Ventspils city inhabitants, guests, and tourists – is to be open at the Ventspils High Technology Park (the VHTP).
The interactive science centres have gained popularity all over the world and in their location they become the TOP tourism objects and attractive agents to promote choice of educational direction
Winners of this year’s competition „We own the sky 2012” really gladly have returned from the international space camp in Huntsville, Alabama, the USA. Organizers of the competition asked to an interview both of the winners. Here is the interview with the winner among boys, Raimonds Munčs from Daugavpils.
Two youth from Latvia who won the competition „We own the sky 2012” organized by the Ventspils High Technology Park (the VHTP) this spring already for four days act and get an invaluable experience at the U.S. space camp.
The Competitive dialogue is being carried out within the project „Development of the Space Technologies and Services Cluster 2012-2015” of the Activity 184.108.40.206 „Cluster Programme”.
The aim of the project is to reach by 2015 the strategic aims set for the Space Technologies and Services Cluster – promotion of cooperation partners’ performance, raising competitiveness of the cluster, increase of the export volume, as well as creation of innovations and new products.
Today is the 7th anniversary of a foundation Ventspils High Technology Park. Tell me how all this began?
At the end of 2004 I arrived in Ventspils – city which I immediately found very attractive. I understood that here I want to work and stay. This was how the idea about development of electronics and high technologies in Ventspils was born.
On July 7, 2011, the first newsletter of Latvian Space Technology Cluster prepared by Ventspils High Technology Park has been delivered to the readers. The newsletter includes information on latest projects where cluster’s participants take part in, for instance, Mobility for Space and NordicBaltSat, as well as articles on European Satellite Navigation Competition, VHTP Space library, awarding ceremony of competition We Own The Sky etc.