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Space Data Hackathon 2020

Arctic Business, Luleå or The Techno Creatives, Gothenburg

Are you a space engineer? Or just an enthusiastic, well-educated, tech savvy student or professional with a passion for space and innovation? Swedish Space Data Lab, Arctic Business and Innovatum Startup invite you to the Space Data Hackathon!

Arranged by: 
AI Innovatiom of Sweden
A satellite approaching the viewer, captured from an aerial perspective, with a backdrop of blue sky and clouds below

Now you can contribute to space data research and help us accelerate the development of Swedish AI by participating in our Space Data Hackaton on the theme cloud occluded satellites images. Participants will get access to  Copernicus data, support from experts and the option to follow topic specific webinars/workshops from experienced mentors, before and during the hackathon. 

And of course there is a jury and a grand prize!

There are two parts to this challenge:
Part 1 in this challenge is to use the Swedish satellite data (provided through ODC) to train a model that is able to estimate certain statistics for an occluded area based on the information from the surrounding area, as reliably and accurately as possible. 

Part 2 in this challenge is to develop a viable business case for the solution developed or from techniques utillsed to develop the solution. Team will be given a framework to follow for this aspect of the challenge. 

Read more and sign up!