Following the 2016 Copernicus Masters competition, GEOMATRIX UAB was selected for the first Copernicus Accelerator Bootcamp event along with the other 40 SMEs developing innovative Gallileo/ Copernicus products and services. The Bootcamp event took place in Madrid during 24-25 October 2016 organised by the European Commission and the European Space Agency. Personal business coaching programme, funded by the European Commission, will facilitate innovative space applications and products submitted to the 2016 Copernicus Masters competition.
The Copernicus Accelerator personal coaching program will last for 8 months during 2017. GEOMATRIX UAB brought up a concept of innovative Sentilels-based Farmland Monitoring Service primarily targeting the Eastern European medium-size traditional farms and aiming to offer a low-cost operational "smart farming" solution currently under development as a plug-in component to an open source farmOS.org information service.
Following the Copernicus Accelerator Bootcamp event in Madrid, GEOMATRIX UAB finalised the H2020 SME Instrument Phase-1 application for Farmland Monitoring Service feasibility study and business deelopment plan. If successful, this project will use professional coaching offered by Copernicus Accelerator to develop a solid busines development and service implementation plan for it's Farmland Monitoring Service.