Space for Planet Earth – Leveraging Space Tech for Climate Change
This event is not run by an association in the Tech Alliance, but may be of interest to some members.
Come join us as we kick-off the opening of the “Space for Planet Earth Challenge” at the Turanga Christchurch Library. Also live-streamed.
- Learn how students and startups can apply for the challenge.
- Get involved as mentors, collaborators, and supporters.
- Understand the current state of environmental issues in the region – from coral health to reduction of atmospheric carbon.
- Learn about satellite data addressing climate change.
The event includes keynote addresses from Honorable Lianne Dalziel, Mayor of Christchurch and from stakeholders and specialists from Planet, the U.S. Embassy, Center for Climate and Security,Xerra Earth Observation Institute and the Allen Coral Atlas.
For more information about the Challenge, go to spaceforearth.org.