Startup "Fixposition" selected for ESA BIC program
The startup "Fixposition" by Tonio Gsell (D-ITET, Computer Engineering and Networks Laboratory) and Zhenzhong Su (D-BAUG, Institute of Geodesy and Photogrammetry) has been selected for the ESA BIC program.
Fixposition offers a reliable high precision positioning service. Combining satellite signals received on two or more different objects, e.g. provided by GPS, their technology enables centimeter-level positioning accuracy even in obstructed environments.
As part of the ESA BIC program, selected startups receive a total of 50,000 EUR in the first phase and can expect up to 450,000 EUR in further support during the second phase, making it one of the most appealing programs in Switzerland.