Made in Canada. For Canada. since 1967.
FRIDAY OCTOBER 18
- 6:00 pm: Registration opens
- 7:00 pm: Kick-off and opening remarks
- 7:30 pm on: Pick challenges and form teams
SATURDAY OCTOBER 19
- All day: Hacking and solving!
- We have games and a chill-out zone if you need a break
SUNDAY OCTOBER 20
- 12:00 to 3:00 pm: Presentation prep
- 3:00 to 5:00 pm: Presentations & judging
- 5:00 to 6:00 pm: Final awards & wrap-up
- 6:00 pm: Doors closed, get some rest 🙂
- Challenge 1: STRATOS
- Challenge 2: Go Canada – Geomagnetic Data Integration
- Challenge 3: NEOSSat – Canada's Space Surveillance Telescope
- Challenge 4: Radi-N2 Interactive Map: Graphical Representation of Radiation Across Canada
- Challenge 5: SCISAT – Canada's Atmospheric Chemistry Experiment
- Challenge 6: RADARSAT-1 Open Data
- RADARSAT-1 Kids' Challenge
- Earth's Oceans
- Our Moon
- Planets Near and Far
- To The Stars
- Living In Our World
- Invent Your Own Challenge
THE WORLD NEEDS YOUR IDEAS
Space Apps gives you the opportunity to bring projects to life for a wide range of applications. We are looking forward to seeing what innovative, creative ideas you bring to the community this year.
Space Apps is your chance to experience, experiment, and explore solutions to our universe’s biggest challenges!
graduated with a degree in Physics and Astronomy from the University Victoria in 2008. She is an Earth Observation Mission Planner and specialist for the RADARSAT program at the Canadian Space Agency with acquisition planning experience for the RADARSAT-2 mission. Her current mandate is opening up the RADARSAT-1 historic archives for use by all Canadians, with ease of access. She will shortly train as Program Manager for the International Charter “Space and Major Disasters.” Her previous work experience is in military naval operations as MARS officer and in public administration. Her strong interest for space started at a young age, stargazing for hours, which then followed with a passion with the physics of space and our place in the universe.
Claudio De Angelis
is the Business Manager Space Solutions at ADGA Group Consultants Inc, providing professional consulting services to government and private sector clients. His experience spans over 35 years in Aerospace and Defence, primarily in Program, Project and Proposal Management. He is currently leading a multi-disciplined team of engineering experts working on mission critical programs for DND and CSA.
is a Vice-President and Investment Advisor at one of Canada’s largest full-service investment firms. A passionate observer and advocate of commercial space development, she is frequently invited as a speaker and panelist to offer her keen insights into emerging new space industries and their financing, and on space resource development.
Dr. Steven Muegge
is an Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship at the Sprott School of Business at Carleton University, and the Director of Carleton's Technology Innovation Management (TIM) program. He teaches, conducts research, and supervises graduate students within Carleton's TIM program, and fosters entrepreneurship and innovation within the broader community. His research features prominently throughout Canada’s National Capital Region, including the design of the award-winning Lead To Win ecosystem and in the business models of hundreds of technology entrepreneurs.
Here are some of our generous sponsors, without whom we could not hold our event.
ADGA delivers strategic consulting, professional services and world-class technology in Defence, Security and Enterprise Computing.
An unwavering commitment to service excellence is the root of our success. This has been the hallmark of our company for more than 50 years.
Canadian Space Society
Building a better future for Canadians in space
Founded in 1983, the Canadian Space Society (CSS) is a federally-incorporated non-profit organization and charity. We pursue the exploration and development of the Solar System and beyond. Learn more...
Deploy Software Solutions
The Art & Science of Great Software Projects
Our vision is to reduce the remarkably high rate of software project failures worldwide, by transforming the way companies manage them. Learn more...
Satellite Canada Innovation Network
Canada's Space Technology Gateway
Satellite Canada is a member-based, non-for-profit organization dedicated to driving the global competitiveness of the Canadian space industry by facilitating the development of new companies, revolutionary products, and disruptive services with the speed and success of industry. Learn more...
A global design house.
We offer qualified and complete development from embedded to large scale systems. We work with product development for demanding markets such as telecom, defence, automotive, medtech and industrial. We are capable of seeing the entire picture and have many years of experience and knowledge in electronics, mechanics and firmware / software. Learn more...
Technology Innovation Management (TIM) Program
trains aspiring entrepreneurs on creating wealth at the early stages of company or opportunity life cycles.
Carleton University's Technology Innovation Management (TIM) is a masters level program leading to a Master of Applied Science (M.A.Sc.) degree, Master of Engineering (M.Eng.) degree, or a Master of Entrepreneurship (M.Ent.) degree. It trains aspiring entrepreneurs on creating wealth at the early stages of company or opportunity life cycles. Learn more...