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The 5th International Symposium on Digital Earth - Bringing Digital Earth down to Earth.

The 5th International Symposium on Digital Earth - Bringing Digital Earth down to Earth.

Grand Challenge Contest

Grand Challenge Contest.


Winners will be flown, with all expenses paid, from around the world to San Francisco for the June 5th to June 9th symposium. Six (6) finalists will receive their awards and prize packages at the Gala Awards Dinner on June 7th on the U.C. Berkeley campus. Contest sponsors, including Google, ESRI, and NASA will be attending the awards ceremonies for the International Symposium for Digital Earth awards dinner. Winners will be afforded the unique opportunity to interview with these industry giants for potential employment opportunities.

Runners-up will receive outstanding recognition by the International Society of Digital Earth, and the major geobrowser leaders; ESRI, GeoFusion, Google, and the NASA World Wind team.


+ All expenses paid travel, accommodations, and conference fees to the 5th International Symposium on Digital Earth hosted on the campus of the University of California at Berkeley.

+ Special recognition of the winning entries by invited presentations.

+ Receipt of Award Plaque and nominal cash prize at the Awards Dinner on 7 June 2007.

+ Special dinner seating with VIP industry and technology leaders.

+ Technology Prize Package, a collection of valuable gifts including thousands of dollars worth of the leading geobrowser and tessellation software packages.

Got a question? Be sure to check our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Entry Closed.

Entry's in the Grand Challenge Contest have been closed - best of luck to all who accepted the challenge!

Frequently Asked Questions


June 1-3, 2007
Young Leaders Collaboratory
- a co-created experiential learning environment for young leaders from around the world.
June 5th 2007
Opening Ceremony - 5th International Symposium on Digital Earth.


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