For the second consecutive year, Toulouse, first city in France in the field of aeronautics and space, joins the International Space Apps Challenge!This participation is supported by La Cantine Toulouse, a major digital space and a landmark for all digital communities in the South West.La Cantine Toulouse organizes Space Apps 2014 in close collaboration with La Cantine Paris and le FabLab Toulouse. Experts from CNES (National Center for Spatial Researches) will be present throughout the weekend to help participants to answer the challenges!
Other information concernant Space challenge in Toulouse:
For the first time, CNES and its partners organize ActInSpace, inspired by the “hackathons”, on 23th and 24th of May 2014.
This 24 hours event, opened to a general public will take place in many French cities such as Toulouse, Bidart, Paris,
Sophia Antipolis, Toulon and Guyana at the same time. It provides a unique opportunity for CNES and its partners
to advance technology development while engaging the candidates in meaningful participatory exploration.
Students, entrepreneurs, researchers, developers, job-seeker, creative, experts and all spatial lovers, will create teams
in order to tackle one of the several challenges posed by CNES.
The aim is not only introducing the students to the stakes of Space, but also enabling to foster vocations,
developing innovative ideas and finally stimulating entrepreneurship.
More informations: www.cnes.fr/ActInSpace
Projects Nominated for Global Judging
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The following projects were worked on at Toulouse:
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