12 April 2014
09:00 - 16:00
Registration for this event is via the Space Apps website.
On the weekend of the 12 and 13 April 2014, the Met Office will host an event for the NASA International Space Apps Challenge. Scientists and concerned citizens from all seven continents will come together for two days of creativity and computer coding to address challenges of global importance.
In the UK, Met Office scientists, programmers and engineers will be joined at the Dana Centre by science and technology enthusiasts and professionals from around the UK. Video links and social media will enable the teams to connect to other teams from across the globe.
Saturday 12 April
10:00 Schedule and logistics announcements
10:30 Challenge pitches
11:00 Begin developing
12:30 Lunch break
13:30 Developing continues
16:30 Optional progress briefing, more developing
18:00 Dinner break
20:00 More developing
Sunday 13 April
10:00 Logistics briefing and updates
10:15 Begin developing
12:00 Submission Deadline
12:00 Lunch break
15:00 Judges Voting
Please note that filming and photography may take place at this event.