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Nasa's Space Apps Challenge 2017 - Bristol

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The Students' Union, University of the West of England

Frenchay Campus

Coldharbour Ln, Stoke Gifford

Bristol

BS16 1QY

United Kingdom

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SPACE APPS BRISTOL IS HERE!

Join us April 29th-30th for the first NASA Space Apps Challenge in Bristol!

signup here: https://2017.spaceappschallenge.org/locations/bristol/ (spaces limited)

The Space Apps Challenge is your chance to collaborate on innovative solutions to global problems. Solutions are typically websites, apps, concepts, or hardware prototypes. All backgrounds are welcome. Specific challenges will be announced closer to the event but in the mean time, here are the categories.

Venue

The event takes place in the new Students' Union building located in UWE's Frenchay Campus. High speed internet, ample parking, and close proximity to a bar and general store make this an ideal location.

Competition

Over a 31 hour period, teams will develop their solutions to selected challenges. At the conclusion of the event, teams will present their solution to a panel of judges to win awards. The top solutions will proceed to compete on a global level. Winners at the global level will be invited to attend a NASA launch event.

General Information

Make sure to bring your own development equipment (computers, tablets, etc) and Ethernet cables. Power sockets, Ethernet ports, and wifi will be provided by us. A limited number of Ethernet cables may be made available closer to the event through a signup form.

FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

No minumum age or ID is required for this event.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Free parking is available on campus by the ECC building (coordinates for the parking lot: 51.50368, -2.551705). Other transportation options are available here (for frenchay campus).

What can I bring into the event?

Make sure to bring laptops, chargers, ethernet cables, and anything else you need to work on your competition entries.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

The event organizer can be contacted here: uwe.space.society@gmail.com

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The Students' Union, University of the West of England

Frenchay Campus

Coldharbour Ln, Stoke Gifford

Bristol

BS16 1QY

United Kingdom

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