Posted On: 2023-07-31

WEBINAR: Discover the space economy in Japan with METASTARS

METASTARS project, co-funded by the Single Market Programme invites you to take part in a webinar co-organised with the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation.

The METASTARS project aims at supporting the adaptation to the twin transitions of European SMEs working in the field of the Aerospace & Defence (ASD) ecosystem. The project has launched the 1st of March 2023 a Call for Innovative Services to boost the internationalisation to Japan of European SMEs.

Space.Japan Helpdesk aims to support cooperation between Europe and Japan in space-related Industries with a focus on certain sectors such as Space Communications, Earth Observation (EO) and Global Navigation Satellite systems (GNSS). Our partnership is thrilled to co-host for this event Geomatics Research & Development (GReD), an Italian SME, spin-off of Politecnico di Milano, that designs and develops innovative and bespoke solutions based on geodesy and geomatics techniques, mainly in two fields of application: precise GNSS positioning and gravimetry.


  • Presentation of the Space.Japan Helpdesk
  • Introduction to the space activity and space business in Japan
  • Testimony of the CEO of Geomatics Research & Development
  • How the METASTARS project boosts internationalization to Japan of European SMEs and the financial supports available
  • Questions & answers session in “chat mode”


TIME: Thursday September 07, 2023, from 11.00 to 12.30 A.M. CET

Participants will be able to connect to the webinar only after the following REGISTRATION.

Your contact: Anne-Lise STEPHAN, METASTARS Project Manager; e-mail:

A REPLAY will be available on the Aerospace Valley Youtube Channel.