AZO - Space of Innovation offers visionary entrepreneurs the support they need to successfully launch their business. AZO’s mission is to boost user uptake of data provided by Europe’s space programmes by aiding entrepreneurs in bringing their innovations to market.

AZO coordinates two of Europe’s major space-related competitions – the European Satellite Navigation Competition (Galileo Masters) and the Copernicus Masters. Furthermore, on behalf of the European Space Agency, AZO manages the ESA Business Incubation Centre Bavaria, one of the most successful incubation programmes involving the commercial use of space technologies and infrastructure.