Use Augmented Reality (A/R) To Build An Educational Experience


We would like to see your imagination and technical prowess put to the test and use A/R to build an educational experience during the DeveloperWeek 2017 conference.

Only limitation we place is that it needs to be on Mobile, you are free to choose which platform (iOS or Android).

Challenge Type



Prize will be given to the best demo at the end of the conference.

Prize is $2k

Projects solving this challenge

Space Rocks!

This mobile app allows users to view 3D models of NASA's extraterrestrial samples, such as the Apollo Moon rocks, from photo targets. This will allow more people to enjoy and learn more about these rare samples. This application was built using openspace3d, an open source tool for development of AR and VR applications.


LearnUp application to better the learning experience in education using VR.

Abode - Your Home Companion

Abode is a tool for tagging and inventorying the services and assets contained within your home through augmented reality.

Events specific to challenge

DeveloperWeek Austin 2017 Hackathon

The DeveloperWeek Austin 2017 Hackathon takes place at DeveloperWeek Austin, get more information here: