Our application began with the question: how can we improve our communities? In a world of Netflix and Hulu, it is easy to stay at home and binge watch the next TV series. Crowdsourced applications such as Waze for road alerts inspired us to create a similar platform for community events to increase community engagement.
What it does
EventGo uses Google Maps to indicate points of interest that suggests community-oriented events for people to go to.
How we built it
Built using node.js and express on the backend, EventGo
Challenges we ran into
Integrating the Firebase database with the rest of the backend
Accomplishments that We're proud of
Setting up a backend server for points in
What we learned
Firebase, node.js, express, Sketch for UI
What's next for EventGo
To include user forms to gain feedback from users