Presentation on theme: "Space for Smarter Government Programme Environmental Monitoring Workshop 21 st March 2014."— Presentation transcript:
Space for Smarter Government Programme Environmental Monitoring Workshop 21 st March 2014
Aims of today A space to talk space - and applications relevant to you Be inspired by others Meet with experts and see the facilities at Harwell Introduce the SSGP team Consider what actions need to be taken and by whom to realise the potential of satellite tools in your day job.
Space for Smarter Government Objectives Government itself uses space for smarter, more efficient operations and making use of existing investment Government is an anchor tenant and drives growth through export of space products and services Space Growth Action Plan 2014 –2030 Science and Technology Committee Report 2013 Space Growth Action Plan 2014 –2030 Science and Technology Committee Report 2013
Space for Smarter Government Programme overview For the public sector to become competent users of space products and services the requirements are for: Strategic investments in applications Government to Government dialogue Neutral brokerage of ideas, users and suppliers Flexibility in funding for small and large projects, rapid response, alternative solutions such as training A budget for application development for the non commercial sector
SSGP: Office and Process Points of Contact WebsiteHelp Desk Neutral Process SSGP Office Public Users Expertise Industries Business requirements Translate requirements Unlock barriers by: Influencing policy Dialogue Education Inspiration Alert and enable use of funding Road Map / Action Plan Outputs Business Case for users internal investment Leveraged funding Operational services
Space for Smarter Government Team SRO Catherine Mealing-Jones UK Space Agency Programme Manager Beth UK Space Agency Programme SA Catapult Programme Coordinator Eva Programme Office Support Carol Space Innovation Facilitator Jimmy Space Innovation Facilitator John Space Innovation Facilitator Richard
Conclusion SSGP here to help you Help us help you- enjoy today but take away an action Tel