Space Apps Vaasa was held on October 19th, 20th & 21st. Thank you to the 17 people who joined the International Space Apps Challenge at this location. The local results, including the work of 4 teams, can be found below!
Thanks Vaasa!

Global Nominees

We wish our global nominees the best of luck!

Welcome to the third consecutive Space Apps Vaasa event, which is the northernmost space apps location for the 2018 event. We will be providing coaching for team building/idea building, data research and application develepment by our on site experts, so this is a great event for learning new things too.

All participants will be provided with a certificate of participation as soon at the end of the event.

The schedule is:


15.00- Registration

16.00 Opening NASA Space Apps

Introduction to space

17.00 Team building

17.30 Creative way of working

18.00 Preparation of

a) Developers b) Designers C) Scientists

18.30 Exploring the topic and background information

19.30 Identifying the problem or opportunity to work with

20.00 Generating ideas: mind mapping

21.00 Site closes for the night


9.00 Evaluating ideas & choosing one to work with

9.30 Generating the concept:

Desribing users, value, technical solution and logic (paper prototype)

12.00 Lunch

13.00 Expert feedback for the concept

15.00 Developing

  • Technical solution
  • User interfaces
  • Service journeys / Product features
  • Communication material

18.00 Dinner

19.00 Continue development

21.00 Site closes for the night


9.00 Continue developing the prototype, Preparing pitching presentations

12.00 Lunch

13.00 Regional judging

15.00 Certificates & farewell coffee

16.00 Home with new ideas, learnings, memories

Schedule (All times Europe/Helsinki)

The location leads have not yet provided a schedule for their Space Apps event. Please check back for updates.

SpaceApps is a NASA incubator innovation program.