Huntsville, AL

United States

Space Apps Huntsville, AL was held on October 19th, 20th & 21st. Thank you to the 169 people who joined the International Space Apps Challenge at this location. The local results, including the work of 36 teams, can be found below!
Thanks Huntsville, AL!

Local People's Choice Winner

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

Huntsville's Legacy of Aerospace: Past, Present, & Future.

Celebrating Over 100 Years of Innovation in The Rocket City


Our city thrives when challenges are met with creative solutions that spark innovation. With our non-profit innovation accelerator Urban Engine, your ideas and the community behind The Rocket City can make a global impact on the future of space exploration for the good of humankind.

Will you write history at #SpaceAppsHSV?

Visit our website to learn more!

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Head over to to get jiggy with it

Schedule (All times US/Central)

Friday, October 19th
  1. Event Check In - Breakfast and Coffee

  2. Global NASA Space Apps Welcome & Urban Engine Special Guest Introductions

  3. (All Day!) Space Apps Expo: Trade Show & Career Fair Showcase

  4. Live Data Bootcamp Workshops Powered by Urban Engine

  5. Global NASA Space Apps KickOff Broadcast & Passion Panel Rocket Chats from Legendary Aerospace Experts

  6. Closing Remarks & VIP Celebrations

Saturday, October 20th
  1. Fresh Breakfast & Coffee sponsored by
    - Team Registration & Participants Commit Event Check-Ins
    - (Morning Only!) Space Apps Expo: Trade Show & Career Fair

  2. Morning Breakouts - Find Your Team!
    - Urban Engine's Team Structure Recommendations:
    2 coders, 1 designer, 1 subject matter expert, 1 video or pitch producer

  3. Opening Remarks from Urban Engine & Special Guests
    Keynotes - A Few Words From Our Generous Event Sponsors
    Ramp Up Time: Chat with Mentors & Subject Matter Experts

  4. Hackathon Begins! Review All Challenges at Space Apps Challenge Website
    - Cafe Lunch sponsored by

  5. Urban Engine Pitch Practice Workshops Begin
    Grab and Go Lunch sponsored by U.S. Space & Rocket Center

  6. Required Curfew Call - Dismissal of High School Hackathon Teams

    Midnight Snackage sponsored by

  7. Midnight Snackage sponsored by AEgis Technologies

Sunday, September 23rd
  1. Breakfast, Coffee & Stretches sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton

  2. Lunch at the Cafe, provided by

  3. Code Freeze! All hacking will stop, facilitated by Urban Engine
    Teams will have 30 minutes to upload solutions and 2 minute youtube pitch online: Space Apps Challenge & SpaceAppsHSV. Solutions must be received on the Global Space Apps Challenge website by 2:30PM.

  4. Special Guest Speakers! Judges will meet with teams for their 2 minute pitches.

  5. Pitches Begin & Judges Deliberate. After preliminaries are determined, the selected teams in each judging category will then present again for global rounds.

  6. Award Ceremony! The moment we have all been waiting for… Judges will announce the winners of each category.

    May the best solutions win!

  7. Celebratory Dinner & Drinks - Sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton

    This event is proudly powered by the non-profit ideation accelerator known as Urban Engine.

Huntsville, AL Teams


SpaceApps is a NASA incubator innovation program.