mLab Southern Africa @ The Innovation Hub
  • mLab Southern Africa is excited to play host again for the local International Space Apps Challenge! Join us and fellow techies, designers, geeks and space fans at our lab in Pretoria @ The Innovation Hub.

    This year promises to one of the best hacks yet so do not miss out with plenty of snacks, meals, drinks and creative people to keep you and your team going.

    The venue has shower facilities and participants will be allowed to stay over for the full duration of the hack (bring your own sleeping bag, blankets and pillows)

    Projects Nominated for Global Judging

    Global Nominee #1


    Global Nominee #2

    Space protector

    People's choice




    mLab Southern Africa @ The Innovation HubMap it
    Mark Shuttleworth Street
    mLab, The Innovation Hub
    Pretoria, Gauteng
    South Africa

    Derrick Kotze
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    Rulani Nevhufumba
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  • The following projects were worked on at Pretoria:

    • Gazin

      Project Members from this location
      • jose kabeya
      • Peter Seme Silwimba

      Animate or visualize changes in streamflow across the US through time on a GIS layer of the stream and river network. The National Water Information System NWIS provides current and historical streamflow data and the National Hydrography Dataset Plus NHDPlus provides a geospatial hydrologic fr... Visit Project


      Project Members from this location
      • Marie Mbenoun
      • pertunia molope
      • Baby Tshigeng
      • Diamond Mubaarak

      Our project aims to allow ease of access to scientific archives through an application. It provides a means to edit the images into postcards and use it for compliments to other astronauts and friends and family back home. This will allow users to manipulate science archives to their desires.

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    • C-Hive

      Project Members from this location
      • Bisaso Samuel
      • Tony Moakamela
      • Neo Malatji

      C-Hive is aimed to provide a crowdsourced platform for the the growers to learn from others experiencing similar or different but likely to be dangerous issues towards the production .. It could help to reduce the overuse of pesticides through more targeted preventative measures being identifi... Visit Project

    • Leaf-it

      Project Members from this location
      • Katlego Ketlhoafetse
      • Katlego Llale
      • thabulwa Godfrey

      The aim of this project is to aid environmentalists, botanists, farmers and biological scientists in identifying and classifying damage to leaves caused by ground ozone. This application allows the user to take a picture of a potentially damaged leaf and the user to give a keyword based on the... Visit Project

    • Space protector

      Project Members from this location
      • wicliff tsheole
      • Isaac Hlengani
      • Solly Cossa
      • Thabo Baloyi
      • Mpfumeri  Baloyi
      • Isaac Hlengani

      we created a car that can be controlled by mobile application, so this car is surrounded by sensors so it display the values of the on the internet page where you can be able to see the light humidity,geographical location, distance between the object,smoke and temperature of where the car is... Visit Project

    • crop disease alarm

      Project Members from this location
      • Lesego Mosehla
      • Nkidi Nkogatse
      • Raymond Shaku
      • Raymond Shaku
      • Tebogo Makau

      The main aim of this project is to teach farmers on how to look after their crops.It also aimed at getting those farmers together on the basis of learning from each other and sharing their experiences.

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    • resmor

      Project Members from this location
      • Craftsman mor

      We want to sell resmor “smart” water bottle, and by so doing that (buy these bottles), you’re helping to improve the life of another person by providing them with access to clean water.

      Access to clean water can and does transform lives, and a better means of improved health, education... Visit Project

    • Awesome_Clean_Water

      Project Members from this location
      • courage kosana
      • Thabang Mashiloane
      • Bernard Munyaradzi Chadenga
      • courage kosana

      The What The identification of specific locations where clean water sources can be found within certain areas. This application aims to allow users to upload photos in a fun and easy way that allows their friends and family an opportunity to see their discovery and even visit it. It correlates... Visit Project

    • SpaceOut

      Project Members from this location
      • Arnaud Mukenge Kim

      What is tried to be achieved here it to be able to simulate life as an missionary in space and the ways taken to solve problems of asteroid threatening the earth. We build a simulation of the pilot being in the spaceship and controlling it as his goes and find out more about asteroids types we... Visit Project