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World Challenge 2018 Final
30/08 @ 08:00 - 13:00
What kind of application could prevent forest fires before they even ignite? What about an application to reduce the poverty of developing countries through satellite data and machine learning? Is sending crickets to space smarter idea than a having an educational satellite at the international space station? Welcome to review these and dozens of other applications that will compete for the UN World Challenge. In the competition, teams from around the world have used NASA’s and ESA’s Open Satellite Data, Web WorldWind platform, and have built solutions to promote peace, health, education and sustainable development.
In addition to demonstrating and rewarding the best solutions, the final event is a showcase for Finnish space industry. Come and hear the new announcement about Finland is to be made by the UN and listen other top experts in the field.