SSSI and SIBA|GITA were pround to be invited to respond to the Australian Government’s Standing Committee on Industry, Innovation, Science and Resources on the developing Australian space industry.
Our response highlights the co-dependence between the space and spatial sectors and the spatial professions’ dependence upon space and space technologies such as earth observation and remote sensing, positioning, navigation and timing, and communications.
These space-based assets supply the streams of data that power the commercial activities of many of Australia’s companies operating in the spatial industry servicing most areas of the Australian economy. A vibrant domestic space industry fuels a vibrant surveying and spatial industry.
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