Are You Ready for NASA’s Space Apps Challenge?

From GovExec.com:

NASA’s second annual International Space Apps Challenge will take place April 20 and April 21 in more than 75 cities around the world. The technology development event seeks to bring tech-savvy developers and citizens together to solve challenges here on Earth by creating innovative software, data visualization tools and mobile app solutions for more than 50 challenges identified by event organizers.

This is built upon the Open Government initiate within NASA, and uses a different approach than the standard solicitation and contract method of engaging with the best and brightest in industry. If the 2012 event is any indication, the 2013 event ought to be a smashing success.

 

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Are You Ready for NASA’s Space Apps Challenge?