For City Streets: Philadelphia, local students will produce apps & wearable tech to race across the city during Philly Tech Week 2015.
Tweet about race using hashtag: #CityStreetsPTW15 and #PTW15
Teams of two will wear engineered tracking devices and use a coded app to race to historic “freedom” landmarks across Philadelphia on April 25th. (exact route is a SECRET – appx 4 miles long you uncover and follow with clues like Amazing Race).
Special prizes will be awarded to the winners during the post-race celebration at Pipeline Philly, The Graham Building, 30 S 15th St, 15th floor.
1st place – Samsung Chromebook
2nd place – Kindle Fire
3rd place – Skullcandy earphones
REGISTER FOR THE RACE HERE
** 50% off Early Bird – 2-person Team – before April 15th
Details: For more information please visit: Creativetechworks.org
– Start Time: Participants MUST arrive by 8:15am sharp (Guests/Family 8:30am)
– Start Location: 15th and Cecil B. Moore Ave
(Rear of Beech Interplex Parking Lot)
City Streets™ Race Proceeds
All race proceeds will be fully tax deductible and benefit continuation of the Creative Tech Works Design Studio™ , hosted by Beech Community Services. To make donations, please send checks to CTWDS @ Beech, c/o Beech Community Services, 1510 Cecil B. Moore Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19121.
The event is endorsed by the City of Philadelphia and AT&T is a presenting sponsor
Creative Tech Works ( @CTWGroup )– founders of City Streets Race, provide students ages 14-21 with a “cognitive apprenticeship” immersion in technology and micro-engineering design teams.