Role in the project: TARGETED TECHNICAL VALUE CHAIN DEFINITON

SKYWIN WALLONIA is a group of 110 companies, training centers and research units engaged in public and private partnership and building synergies around common and innovative projects.

Skywin Wallonia represents some 7,000 jobs and €1.5 billion in revenue, exporting 90% of its products. Since 2006, the Skywin Aerospace Cluster is managing 51 projects totalizing 175M€ budget.

Skywin, has also 200.000 given training hours, 6 innovative start-ups and 16 new patented technologies. One of the 6-development axes of Skywin is dedicated to “space applications”.

In 2014 Skywin organized an international event called “Space Days” dedicated to Space Value on Earth (Galileo & Copernicus: How to boost your business). A rare event where regional diversification clusters (Agriculture, Logistics, Green energy, Biotechnology, Mechanics) express their real needs for space applications.