|Engility names Aviation Mobile Apps and Kelly Technology as 2018 winners of the Innovative GEOINT Application Provider Program Grand Challenge|
|Annual contest awards $25,000 to app developers addressing critical needs faced by Department of Defense and intelligence community users|
"IGAPP offers a unique and very effective procurement model for geospatial data users," said Brownfield. "Acting as a broker for NGA by vetting and securing apps from commercial developers, we've seen acquisition time drop from years to months. The Grand Challenge is an excellent way to recognize the best of those solutions."
The IGAPP Grand Challenge is an annual contest where IGAPP-approved app vendors participate in a two-month "hackathon," building and delivering mobile apps addressing a variety of
The Position Reporting app enables a user to instantly and discreetly send a distress message with an optional geolocation to a customizable contacts list via phone call, SMS or email -- without affecting mobile communication channels. The app also gives users the ability to create and receive "geo-fenced" areas from a mobile device and automatically send a customized emergency notification without any further inputs from the user. The Oceans Now app provides a holistic picture of the most current ocean conditions, weather forecasts, surface conditions and atmospheric data. The image leverages a variety of sources and is viewable in a user-configurable, geospatial, rotatable and zoom-able 3D globe.
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