Amman

Jordan

Space Apps Amman was held on April 29th & 30th. Thank you to the 149 people who joined the International Space Apps Challenge at this location. The local results, including the work of 24 teams, can be found below!
Thanks Amman!

Local People's Choice Winner

The people have spoken! This is the project that captured our hearts.

EXCITED FOR THE BIG EVENT?

After the successful first ediition of NASA Space Apps Challenge in Amman last year, We decided to bring the event again this year!

The International Space Apps Challenge is a 3 days hackathon which is a technology development marathon that draws on the talents and initiative of bright minded volunteers – developers, engineers, technologists,entrepreneurs, designers, and anyone with a passion and desire to have an immediate impact on the world. It's open to anyone who has a passion for making a difference and is focused on developing real solutions to global challenges by the end of the event.

Space Apps Amman is the local hackathon held in Amman that participates in the International Space Apps Challenge. It will be held for the second time in the country!

Registration is open: https://goo.gl/forms/JhBnscWdGApBsQg92

Don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions! 
Email : [email protected]
Phone number : +962790923661, +962 796056208

Hosted by : Maram Abu Hussein and Rasha Al Khateeb

Schedule

Thursday, April 27th
  1. Doors open. Arrive, register and start networking

  2. Event kicks off – Introductory remarks:

    - Lead organizers: Rasha Al-Khateeb & Maram Abu Hussein

    -Space Initiatives Manager at Crown Prince Foundation and NASA POC in Jordan

    - PR of Easy Taxi - Sanad Kteshat

    - Jaafar Wahbeh 

    - ZAIN representative 

    - Past experiences: Raad Kloob & Saleem Najjar & Belal Mazlom

  3. Icebreaker activity

  4. Pitching + Voting/teams start to form

  5. Dinner

Friday, April 28th
  1. Doors re-open

  2. Organizers and facilitators will give an overview of the day

  3. Teams start to discuss their ideas

  4. Breakfast and networking

  5. Prayer time

  6. Teams resume working (mentors rotate)

  7. Presentation skills private session - for interested participants

  8. Lunch

  9. Guest speaker - Kamal Alhmoud

  10. Teams resume working (mentors rotate)

  11. Guest speaker - Mohammad Atoum

  12. Teams resume working (mentors rotate)

  13. Dinner

Saturday, April 29th
  1. Doors re-open.

  2. Organizers and facilitators will give an overview of the day

  3. Resume developing projects and try to finish up presentations (mentors rotate)

  4. Breakfast

  5. Guest speaker - Saddam Sayyaleh

  6. How to pitch and attract investors private session by Rami Al-Karmi

  7. Lunch

  8. Submit presentations

  9. Teams meet with their mentors to finalize their pitches and presentations

  10. Juding starts - Final pitches along with (Q&A)

  11. Judges meet to choose a winner

  12. guest speaker -- As judges meet to decide on a winner - Daniel Ammari

  13. Winners announced!

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SpaceApps is a NASA incubator innovation program.