If you have added yourself to the Space Apps London waiting list, please email either of the organisers (email addresses below) so we can add you to the list manually. The event is currently at full capacity, if you are no longer able to join us then please release your space as we have others who would like to attend. Thanks
The International Space Apps Challenge returns to London in 2014!
This year's event will take place at the Science Museum's Dana Centre.
Like-minded scientists, programmers, engineers and designers from around the UK and across Europe will work across the weekend to find a solution for on one or more of the Space Apps challenges . Video links and social media will enable the teams to connect to other teams across the UK and the globe.
We will be linking up with the other events taking place in the UK which include:webpages.
Saturday 12 April
10:00 Schedule and logistics announcements
10:30 Challenge pitches
11:00 Begin developing
12:30 Lunch break
13:30 Developing continues
16:30 Optional progress briefing, more developing
18:00 Dinner break
20:00 More developing
Sunday 13 April
10:00 Logistics briefing & updates
10:15 Begin developing
12:00 Submission Deadline
12:00 Lunch break
15:00 Judges Voting
Directions for the Dana Centre can be found here
Please note that unfortunately this year's event is for over 18s only.
Participants are welcome to work throughout the night at the Dana Centre, however this is not compulsory. If participants are not staying overnight, alternative accommodation will need to be organised by the individual.
If you are only able to attend for part of the weekend or have any questions related to the weekend, please let either of the organisers know via the email link below.
Projects Nominated for Global Judging
Best Use of HardwareAndroid_base_station
People's choiceDown to earth
The following projects were worked on at London:
SkySnapperProject Members from this location
Snap the skies clean with SkySnapper!
The World Health Organisation estimates that 7 million deaths per year are linked to air pollution, one in every eight deaths globally. In China alone... Visit Project
ConstelatioProject Members from this location
Constelatio is a web application allowing users to share their most recent NEOs imagery, with observation data as well. Users will be able to upload and comment the images. We also provide a interactive orbital visualisation tool from asteroids' observation data fetched from our database.... Visit Project
piSatProject Members from this location
piSat aims to implement a raspberry pi cubesat design to downlink high quality astrophotography data above the atmosphere.
The project will use a blade-rf for high bandwidth data transmission and will use start tracking to give orbital position information as part of the dataset.
I'm FeelingProject Members from this location
PART 1 : Using emoticons to indicate general mood and well being and post status updates using well known and already used hash tags to social media.
PART 2 : Visualisation app which acquires recent historic data for a particular mood and climate data for a location and plots the follow... Visit Project
Android_base_stationProject Members from this location
The cost of satellite bandwidth varies a lot depending on the connection. The easiest, most expensive and slowest is geo-stationary. These far out satellites need only a fixed dish, are expensive to put into Space and have a lot of demand. The next are lower orbiting ... Visit Project
cloudfreeProject Members from this location
NASA supplies sattelite photos (Visit Project
Down to earthProject Members from this location
Down to Earth! From space data to ground knowledge.
Down to earth takes numbers and uses metaphors to give back personalised visual interpretations. Using the large collaborative knowledge base freebase.com we get tourist attractions near you and compare with asteroid's dimensions to ... Visit Project
SnapSpaceProject Members from this location
An journal for recording a space flight. Using wareable technologies to record personal stats and photographs through out the trip and provide a jounal at the end to help the astronaut and their friends look back on their trip.Visit Project
LEAFMEALONE LONDON UPSTAIRSProject Members from this location
Syndromes to be factored into the metadata analytics : Is it a bright sunny day? Are there high temperatures? April -September in the Northern Hemisphere? Is it a hot, dry year? Is there diminished visibility? Is there mountainous terrain? Is there r... Visit Project