TechShop Detroit is pleased to be the Metro Detroit area hub for the 2013 SpaceApps Challenge. We're setting up a weekend long Hack-A-Thon of epic proportions for April 20th and 21st inside of our 17,000 square foot, open to the public, DIY workshop and prototyping studio.
All TechShop Systems Are GO!!!!
- Kick-off Pizza Party and Team Assembly Friday night, April 19th
- The 182 seat theater will be showing space themed movies all weekend!
- The popcorn machine will be thumping!
- The Vend-O-Matic is stocked with heavily caffeinated sweetened liquid innovation fuel (HCSLIF)
- We have a large room in the building, code-named Tranquility Base, for sleepy hackers to crash in their own sleeping bags
- Projectors and big screens will be set up around the shop to facilitate Skype portals and remote collaborations
We're featuring a subset of the 50+ challenges that are a part of the 2013 Space Apps Challenge. You can start assembling your crew now! Here's the list:
-Syncing NASA Open Source Projects
-Backyard Poultry Farmer
-Curiosity at Home
-ESA 3D Printing Contest
-The Blue Marble
-No Delays Air Traffic Management
-My Virtual Mentor
-We Love Data
Had your heart set on a challenge you don't see listed above? Bring a team with you or organize one on the day and we'll go fo it!
Projects Nominated for Global JudgingRadioisotope Thermoelectric Asteroid Triangulation
NASA in our house
Projects Receiving Local Awards1st Place and Can Do Spirit Collaboration Award! - Radioisotope Thermoelectric Asteroid Triangulation
1st Place In Media Category and International Feat of Epic Collaboration! - NASA in our house
LocationTechShop DetroitMap it800 Republic Drive
Allen Park, Michigan
The following projects were worked on at Space Apps Challenge Allen Park: