Social Apps Lab

The CITRIS Social Apps Lab provides interdisciplinary collaboration to create mobile and web applications that encourage citizen participation, urban knowledge, and crowdsourcing solutions for significant social problems.

CITRIS Mobile App Challenge

To promote student innovation, community service, and career development, CITRIS and the Social Apps Lab sponsor a semester-long competition for the best mobile apps that address identified needs in Health, Energy & Climate, Disaster Preparedness & Response, Civic Engagement and Education.