On April 2018 DBG has been selected as ESA BIC Darmstadt incubatee for a period of 2 years receiving funding and technical support from a team of ESA experts.

DBG members are Top Runner for the Copernicus Masters European Commission B2B Challenge and Earth Observation Challenge for Digital Transport Applications sponsored by German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure 2017.

DBG members have been selected to participate in the Copernicus Accelerator Bootcamp in Nov 2017 in Tallinn (Estonia) as part of the European Space Week, giving access to the Copernicus Accelerator Program 2017/2018.

DBG members have been awarded with the Second place in the European Satellite Navigation Competition 2017 in the region of Hessen, Germany.