UC Merced Mobile App Challenge
Info Session + Ideation Summit
January 21st, Thursday
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Room 160, Student Services Building
The CITRIS Mobile App Challenge is a semester-long competition for the best mobile apps that address identified needs in Connected Communities & Civic Tech, Health & Wellness, People & Robots, and Sustainability & the Environment.
Each spring, teams of students will develop mobile software applications and the business models needed to prepare them for the marketplace in the Mobile App Challenge (MAC), an educational and entrepreneurial program run on three of our campuses. The program epitomizes several core CITRIS values: a multi-disciplinary approach, entrepreneurship, innovation, and a dedication to bringing academic insights to bear on real-world societal challenges.