WHO WE ARE...
GREEK NEWSPACE SOCIETY is a nonprofit organization based in Athens, Greece dedicated to the research, the cultivation of knowledge and learning and the methods of its dissemination, as well as the cognitive and academic promotion of technologies, especially in the field of NewSpace. As the Greek chapter of National Space Society, we strive to promote cooperation in the aforementioned fields offering young people the opportunity to expand their horizons and areas of knowledge.
WHAT WE DO...
NASA Space Apps Thessaloniki & Piraeus
NASA International Space Apps Challenge is an international hackathon that takes place over a 48-hour period in cities around the globe. The event embraces collaborative problem solving with a goal of producing open-source solutions to challenges we currently face on Earth and in Space. GREEK NEWSPACE SOCIETY is the local lead organizer of both Space Apps events in Thessaloniki and Piraeus, Greece.
Young NewSpace Scientist Program
Research internships for under- and postgraduate students, as well as for recent graduates, in topics related to the general field of NewSpace, in collaboration with various university laboratories in Greece.
Give and Fund
GIVE&FUND is an online hub for individuals, startups, NGOs and companies active in CSR initiatives. GREEK NEWSPACE SOCIETY partnered with Give and Fund for facilitating the fund raising through crowd-donations for NASA International Space Apps Challenge selected teams.