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FabSpace 2.0 your entrance to free space data!

We offer you access to FabSpace network. It is a one-stop-shop access to Earth Observation (EO) data and a wide range of other geo-data, as well as free software and data processing tools. FabSpace Germany is hosted at the Technical University of Darmstadt and ESA BIC Darmstadt managed by cesah GmbH. It's a place where students, researchers and external people can use the resources in web platform to develop new digital applications.

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You receive a confirmation mail with a link for your first free demo data attached.


We'll contact you via mail and explain to you what is waiting for your attention here at FabSpace Lab


You're kindly invited to visit our lab which is free for you to use. Ask for help if you need. All for free, no strings attached.

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Make your first step to space data for free now. The only thing you have to do is to sign up with your email address now. We don’t need additional information from you at this stage but you will be strongly connected withFabSpace.

We are FabSpace 2.0

FabSpace 2.0 is a EU project will provide a new free-access service and place (FabLab) dedicated to collaborative Geodata-driven innovation in 6 European universities. For Germany it’s hosted at Technical University of Darmstadt supported by the ESA Business Incubation Centre managed by cesah GmbH. These two institutions are in charge for all local FabSpace activities. You’re kindly invited to visit us personally to find out what might help you. All for free no strings attached, because the project is funded by European Commission and we are dedicated to support you.

Sascha Heising

Projektleiter, cesah GmbH/ESA BIC Darmstadt

Md Bayzidul Islam

Projekt Manager, TU Darmstadt

Years of experience, access to a big network

Both institutions Technical University of Darmstadt and cesah GmbH are well known institutions in the field of Geodesy, Earth Observation and Geospatial Technologies and incubating start-ups. There are years of experiences you can build up here. Our members worked in this field for decades. On top of that we have an wide access to a network full of experts from public authorities, corporates and scientist. Backed by the European Space Agency (ESA) there is a wide range of knowledge we can provide to help you start your own project.

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Ready to start your next project with us? That's great! You can either visit our geo platform directly or use our communication platform. We recommend to use both. If you have any further questions give us a call or send us an email and we will get back to you as soon as possible!

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