300+

Participants

60

Teams

30

Mentors

12

Judges

5

Sponsors

50

Volunteers

EXPLORE 2017 Highlights and Moments

In 2017, Space Apps Cairo continued to grow even more. A total number of 3000 registered participants applied, which were shortlisted into 290 participants to join Cairo’s event. In celebration of the year of Women in Egypt, we received UN Women’s support and 52 teams out of the 60 accepted teams had female participant, as well as 21 teams from schools. It was held in ITI, where participants collaborated to solve NASA’s challenges in 48 hours on April 29th-30.

And for the first time, one of our Global Nominees became a Global Space Apps Winner for the best use of hardware projects.

Winners

Over 300 eager challengers in 60 teams competed to provide local solutions to
global challenges in 5 categories; Congratulations to our local and globally nominated winners!

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Global Nominees:

V MAL

4 Dummies

Global Finalist (Most Inspirational):

4 Dummies

People's Choice Award:

Sunovation

Local Winners:

Earth & Us

Nailers

Planetary Blues

Water GPS

Danger Ahead

AASTronauts

Ecological Neighborhood

Track Me Home

Small Space Big Ideas

SpaceY Stem Egypt

Local Winners:

IBM’s Blumix Winner

Plutos Data Concierge

UN Women’s Best Female Leader Award

Water Retrievers

UN Women’s Largest Number of Women Participants Award

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