Burgas will be one of 130 cities around the world, which will host the competition of the US space agency NASA. It will be held on 11 and 12 April. The competition aims at the development of technological solutions with an open source to improve life on Earth and the Cosmos. The other Bulgarian city that will welcome innovative international competition will be the capital - Sofia. The events will be in Burgas Free University and Betahaus - Sofia. Any software designer, scientist, developer or enthusiast can subscribe, the registration will start on 11 April.
Participants will be able to participate in and virtually from every corner of the country. With the help of open data supplied by NASA missions and with the help of modern technology, those enrolled in enthusiasts will seek solutions to the problems in topics like ``Earth``, ``People``, ``Space``and ``Robots``.
Participants will be able to work both independently and in groups. They will have 48 hours to prepare projects that could be at the level of concept, prototype or a complete solution for market realization. All projects will be evaluated by a jury, which will select the most successful. Winners will be admitted to the finals of the competition.
More about the NASA competition you can learn on:
• Facebook – NASA International Space Apps Challenge - Bulgaria