"Building something great with people with the same vision"
Local leads at 70 sites all over the world are in the midst of preparations to engage their local communities in building and creating better tools to explore and communicate about space. We invited Madrid local lead Addy Nunez Beltre to share about why he and his team got involved in Space Apps and their plans to lead the event in Spain. (Banner image is the Iberian Peninsula from space.)
Today I want to start this note with a very special message to all those who, without being the fastest, constant or bravest manage to get remembered, they do not know the rules but change or invent new ones and win trophies more important than gold – not because they have fans but because of the people who love them – to welcome you all to the biggest challenge: the world International Space Apps Challenge 2013.
As Local Leader for Madrid (Spain) and supporting the Local Leader for Azua (Dominican Republic), if you hear me talk about the early days of Space Apps, I wanted to enter this world of technology, but I never thought it could be through NASA. Challenges ...