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NASA International Space Apps Challenge: Kathmandu Hackathon

Date 20 Apr 2013 to 21 Apr 2013
Venue DECC Hall, United World Trade Center (UWTC), Kathmandu, Nepal
Contact Persons Suyesh Pradhan
Type Workshops
Programmes MENRIS

The International Space Apps Challenge is an international hackathon that will take place over a 48 hour period in 50 cities on all seven continents over the weekend of 20-21 April 2013. The annual event is being organized in Kathmandu, Nepal by ICIMOD within the framework of SERVIR-Himalaya initiative supported by USAID and NASA in close collaboration with YoungInnovations, a local partner organization. The event will help build the capacity of Nepal’s youth tech community in the development of applications and tools related to earth observation and geo-ICT, particularly focused on mountain regions. A Call for Participation will be announced soon.