Webpage of the event: here
The Challenge targets individuals, web-entrepreneurs, start-ups and SMEs coming from all participating Horizon 2020 countries, to present innovative IT solutions addressing one of the three LandSense domains: (i) Urban Landscape Dynamics;
(ii) Agricultural Land Use;
(iii) Forest & Habitat Monitoring.
The challenge focuses on using data streams coming from the LandSense Citizen Observatory, the Sentinel Hub Service or other relevant EO data sources to design novel Land Use/Land Cover solutions for a range of applications within the selected domains. Selected finalists will have the opportunity to pitch their ideas online to an expert jury at a side event on September 11, 2020 following the Third International ECSA Online Conference 2020. The participation in the online public challenge is fully free of charge.
The teams with the best pitches will receive:
(i) 1st prize - a grand prize of 2,000 EUR; a 1 year subscription to Sentinel Hub Enterprise (worth 5,000 EUR, provided by SINERGISE);
(ii) 2nd prize - a prize of 1,000 EUR;
(iii) 3rd prize - a prize of 500 EUR. In addition, all finalists will receive online business coaching and mentorship services provided by the LandSense team.