New York

New York

New York
  • AlleyNYC is one of the top coworking spaces and entrepreneurial hubs in New York City. Located conveniently near Times Square, Penn Station, Herald Square, and Bryant Park, and within a short walking distance of nearly every subway line.

    Space Apps NYC is organized through a partnership between the New York Tech Council and the StartupBus NYC community, a regional tribe of the global StartupBus organization.

    Please contact Mike or Alice by email at the links below regarding sponsorship or media inquiries!

    Projects Nominated for Global Judging

    Best Use of Hardware


    Best Use of Data

    Space Rocks!

    People's choice

    Space from Home

    Projects Receiving Local Awards

    Best Use of Data - Liftoff
    Best Use of Hardware - A-ROV - Augmented Reality for Remotely Operated Vehicles
    Best Mission Concept - 3D Milky Way
    Galactic Impact - NowSky
    Most Inspirational - Space from Home



    New YorkMap it
    500 7th Avenue
    Floor 17A
    New York, NY
    United States

    Mike Caprio
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    Alice Ng
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  • The following projects were worked on at New York:

    • proximity driver

      Project Members from this location
      • Brian Kelley
      • Scott MacNeill
      • Peter Rood
      • Nitya Narasimhan
      • James Wanga
      • Andrew Silbersmith
      • George Kong

      The Plan

      The “Disruption Tolerant Network” (DTN) protocol is the foundation of the coming interplanetary internet. It allows for the effective transmission of data to and from deep space by storing the data on “nodes” of the network until a safe path is available. A DTN network assume... Visit Project

    • Band It!

      Project Members from this location
      • TOM KADALA

      Each participant would gain web access to their personal data, which would include recommendations based on other similar data sets. Each city would gain access to the aggregate data to help form custom public policies.

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    • NowSky

      Project Members from this location
      • Courtney Ling
      • Andrew Cernera
      • Jeff Rothkirch
      • Michael Mooring
      • Peter Goggi


      A one-stop shop for on-demand sky event visualization complete wiith their locations and associated viewing/weather conditions.


      built on node.js


      So... Visit Project

    • Sleep Wear

      Project Members from this location
      • Bryan Berger

      The reactive biometric suit's color fluxuates to indicate the human’s activity level and vital signatures.

      • The suit becomes a visual indicator of person’swell being. Crew members can quickly identify body stress indications in others without having to monitor dashboards behind a c... Visit Project

    • P-TECH Rover

      Project Members from this location
      • Nicholas Allman
      • Nikolas Rassoules
      • Eric Cholula-Martinez
      • Chris Leung
      • Rahat Mahmud
      • Rahat Mahmud

      This project is aimed at fellow students around the world who have demonstrated interest in the Mars Rover (Curiosity) and would like to see a demonstration of a model similar to that. Our robot will provide the user with an interactive experience through the use of innovative modern day techn... Visit Project

    • vital socks

      Project Members from this location
      • Innovative Neurons Castillo

      This device tends to prevent thrombosis and provide therapeutic increase in blood circulation to the limbs and tissues while at the same time alerting the user of physiological changes.

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    • Senti8

      Project Members from this location
      • masuma ahmed
      • Annelie Koller
      • Nicole Selken
      • Samuel Baumel
      • Robert Carlsen
      • Brooks Zurn
      • Leslie Birch
      • Anulekha Venkatram

      When asked what he missed the most while in space, astronaut Doug Wheelock said, "Believe it or not, just the smell of earth... you know soil". Research has shown that space travelers, as well as others traveling at high altitudes, actually experience diminished senses. The environment of a ... Visit Project

    • Catmosphere

      Project Members from this location
      • Sue Lee
      • Brooks Swinnerton
      • Tadashi Okazaki
      • Justin Tanacredi

      Users are able to make sense of the Air Quality Index by seeing the cat's facial expression. A low number will show the cat happy indicating healthy air quality while a bad number shows the cat on the verge of death and thus polluted air.

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    • Liftoff

      Project Members from this location
      • Michael Helmbrecht
      • Adam Rubock
      • Michelle Lew
      • Harry Slotwiner
      • Ari Zilnik
      • Dave Luetger

      Alt text

      An interactive visualization for iOS that helps people know what space missions are going on now, what's coming up, and what came before. In addition to showing a mission timeline and pushing notifications for live events, the app pro... Visit Project

    • Space Rocks!

      Project Members from this location
      • Jonathan Roberts
      • Jeff Allen
      • Matthew Lipson

      Space Rocks! was developed to teach players about the physical properties of asteroids as well as the technological steps necessary to exploit them. In the game, the player mines asteroids for in-game resources, which are used to research new technologies and infrastructure. The goal is that t... Visit Project

    • Asteroid Dash

      Project Members from this location
      • Ethan Garrison
      • Daniel Rings
      • Michael Cornell
      • Ethan Garrison

      Asteroid Dash is a puzzle game that teaches players about the mineral composition of asteroids. Players learn about the intrinsic value of asteroids in an entertaining way by mining gold and copper for advanced electronics, ice for fuel, and rare metals like molybdenum for advanced alloys to r... Visit Project

    • farmercompass

      Project Members from this location
      • Rafael Vasquez

      1- Find out which locations in the USA produce soybean, corn, wheat and orange

      2- Get real time data of solar radiation and temperature affecting those areas.

      3- If temperatures or radiation goes below or above for this agriculture commodities alert the financials managers subsc... Visit Project

    • A-ROV - Augmented Reality for Remotely Operated Vehicles

      Project Members from this location
      • Daniel Lee
      • John Oquist

      The project hopes to produce a proof-of-concept for an AR system for remotely operated vehicles. At its simplest, this will feed live video from a camera into a head-mounted display (in this case, the Oculus Rift), and then overly data from an infrared sensor to give the viewer depth informati... Visit Project

    • On My Earth

      Project Members from this location
      • Kyle Kravette
      • Julie Gauthier
      • Julie Gauthier

      This project is a simple way of displaying some of the beautiful images that our satellites capture, as well as the images that are more familiar to us us Earthlings, Google Maps satellite view. Users are able to see a gallery of the NASA Earth as Art images, and touch the images to open a Lig... Visit Project

    • Space from Home

      Project Members from this location
      • Fedor Garin
      • Kashif Hoyte
      • Fernando Martinez
      • Stephen Saunders
      • Rachel Amo

      Space From Home

      Use Case and data processing

      The user gets to the landing page where they are greeted with copy by the cosmic kids (Cosmic Carl and Cosmic Candice). The user is prompted to ask any space question they have by either typing into the text box or speaking into t... Visit Project

    • Umber the Weather

      Project Members from this location
      • Andrew Cohen
      • Juan Muller
      • Lara Schenck
      • Blane Cordes
      • Rui Da Costa

      The goal of our project is to take historical data, display it in an accessible format, with the goal of eventually being able to use it to help predict future climate patterns. We took NOAA historical data to build a Web app that gives anyone access to datasets from 1948 to today, including ... Visit Project

    • Asteroid Game

      Project Members from this location
      • Jitinder thakur

      Just Entertainment and fun ..

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    • 3D Milky Way

      Project Members from this location
      • Gabriel Rosa


      Coming Soon

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    • cat in space

      Project Members from this location
      • Jackson Lin
      • Jackson Lin


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    • Proximity Driver Dashboard

      Project Members from this location
      • Candida Haynes
      • Christopher Koelsch
      • Nitya Narasimhan
      • Tiby Kantrowitz

      We are building the front end driver and control mechanisms for the Proximity Engine. The Proximity Driver will allow a terrestrial user to control the behavior of the DTN. For example, in the case of a solar storm an earthbased user could shut down part of the network to avoid delays. Ordinar... Visit Project

    • Cat In Space

      Project Members from this location
      • Jackson Lin
      • Jackson Lin

      Since cats already rule the internet, why can't they also rule the universe?

      Blast away asteroids as you travel through space! meow meow

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    • NTOSS NASA Technologist One Stop Shop

      Project Members from this location
      • Nikhil Kalyankar

      The project aims to help technology entrepreneurs by provide information of suppliers and vendors. Additionally, the entrepreneurs will be able get all business opportunities offered by NASA. The database contains information of 133485 contracts with 8669 global vendors having 9725 locations. ... Visit Project