Media Release: Red Carpet Award “STEM Hack”

For the best entries that, using geospatial and education data, feature the most innovative products or solutions related to any field of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM).

Sponsors

Dept of Education and Training and Geoscience Australia

Finalists

Asterisks from Sydney for their project Project .95
The Next 100 Years from Perth, for their project Space Shepherd: Satellite remote sensing of sheep distributions in 2020 and 2030

iDEA Lab from Wyndham for their project TreeMate

Winner

Forward Thinkers from Rockhampton for their project SciSearch

Description

SciSearch is a web application that guides students to specialised higher education and attracts both international academics and businesses to easily find facilities and equipment in Queensland education centres that allows them to stay on the edge of cutting edge technology.