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  •     The challenges will include software development, open hardware, and data visualization! It’s not just about smart phone applications! During the International Space Apps Challenge teams will utilize publicly available data to design innovative solutions to a pre-determined series of global challenges focused on space exploration and social needs.During the event, participants will organize into projects focused on solving a specific, issued challenge. Any project including at least one participant makes that  project eligible for awards.

    Saturday, April 12
    9:15 a.m. Registration 
    10:00 a.m. Schedule and logistics announcements 
    10:30 a.m. Team formation
    11:00 a.m. Begin developing
    12:30 p.m. Lunch break & NASA Google Hangout
    1:30 p.m. Developing continued
    4:30 p.m. Optional progress briefing, more 
    6:30 p.m. Dinner break 
    8:00 p.m.-Midnight : More developing 
    Sunday, April 13
    10:00 a.m. Logistics briefing & updates 
    10:15 a.m. Begin developing
    12:00 p.m. Submission Deadline
    12:00 p.m. Lunch break
    1:30 p.m. Presentations
    3:00 p.m. Judges Voting
    3:30 p.m. Awards
    3:45 p.m. Videos of winners 
    4:00 p.m. Post event social

    Projects Nominated for Global Judging

    Best Mission Concept

    Phenomenation on PiMios

    Galactic Impact

    Open Tree

    People's choice

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    Bakery Square
    192 Bakery Square Blvd
    Pittsburgh, PA
    United States

    Kit Mueller
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    Richard Behana
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    Lee Ngo
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    Nahom Beyene
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  • The following projects were worked on at Pittsburgh:

    • Open Tree

      Project Members from this location
      • Diane Bossart
      • Sam Shaaban
      • jon berkowitz

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      Measuring tree growth over time provides incredibly valuab... Visit Project

    • IntegreX

      Project Members from this location
      • matthew kaufman
      • matthew kaufman

      To make a technologically integrated system to allow users to monitor vitals oxygen other conditions and also feed live data, from stations.

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    • Phenomenation on PiMios

      Project Members from this location
      • Eric Anthony
      • Collin Brady
      • Nicholas Anthony

      Our goal is to aggregate as much relevant information as possible surrounding a space event of interest. The application needs to be able to filter out irrelevant information and display only data of interest (e.g. A project involving Mars observations will not include information regarding Br... Visit Project

    • Integrexx

      Project Members from this location
      • Jason Xu
      • matthew kaufman

      Overview Create a wearable technology to monitor astronaut vitals. System features include heads up display electrochromatic glass for auto dimming. User defined warnings and settings. Blood pressure monitor Heart rate monitor distal temperature monitor core temp monitor AED integrated Vocal... Visit Project