Aimed at promoting the innovative development of the space industry of our country, the establishing of the Dnipro Space Cluster was recently initiated in Ukraine, with UPROMEX as one of the initiators thereof.
The industrial park in Dnipro City will be the platform for the space cluster, in line with the Memorandum signed on September 16, 2017, between the Dnipro Development Agency and the Space Valley NGO, within the framework of Interpipe TechFest, the festival of science, engineering and modern technologies.
On Tuesday, October 10, 2017, as part of the IV Festival of Innovative Projects “Sikorsky Challenge 2017”, the Memorandum on the Initiative for establishing the innovative Dnipro Space Cluster was signed. The parties to the Memorandum are Space Valley NGO, UPROMEX, Scientific Park “Kyiv Polytechnic” Corporation, Polska 3.0 cluster platform, Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute and Polyteco Science City.
The primary tasks of the Cluster will include the cooperation of the authorities, higher educational establishments, Dnipro City municipal enterprises, and business, on one hand, and building-up the international partnership to develop the country’s space potential, attract international experience and promote the inflow of foreign investment, on the other.