After Diwata1 was sent to space, Space Apps Challenge PH 2016 Mandaluyong was announced by Mobility. After the announcement, the registration for the challenge has been sold out in a day.
On April 22, the event has been held. In 72 hours, the participants need to present a solution to the challenges sent by Space Apps Leads.
Before the competition start, speaker Mithi share some insights about space technology.
Participants have an option to stay overnight or leave in the evening and come back in the morning.
The event was also simultaneously broadcast in other locations such as Dagupan and La Union.
The judges are excited to see the solutions made by different teams.
Best Use of Hardware
Best Use of Data
Best Mission Concept
Herald of Creation
The event was supported by PLDT Innolab, Microsoft Philippines, Hubnob TV, and DOST-ICTO Luzon Cluster 2.