Description as a Tweet:

FieldTrip is a platform developed for travelers who wish to enjoy a place as a local. Our goal is to promote different local cultures and to deliver the most unique travel experiences through our field trip route collections designed by local route advisors.

Inspiration:

1. Provides one-of-a-kind travel experiences. Enjoy a place like a local!
2. Allows tourists to have an in-depth look into the city/town they are visiting.
3. Support local small businesses.

What it does:

FieldTrip is a platform developed for travelers who wish to enjoy a place as a local. Every city or town has its own characteristics. Our goal is to promote different local cultures and to deliver the most unique travel experiences through our field trip route collections designed by local route advisors. We have make use of Webflow (Frontend), Node.Js (Backend), Python (Web Crawler), Google Dialogflow.

How we built it:

WE WORK UNTIL 6AM IN THE MORNING!!!
BY HARDWORK!!!!

Technologies we used:

  • HTML/CSS
  • Javascript
  • Node.js
  • Express
  • SQL
  • Python
  • AI/Machine Learning
  • Misc

Challenges we ran into:

1. Extractive QA model's accuracy is not high.
2. Partial difficulty in passing data from backed to the map view frontend

Accomplishments we're proud of:

1. First time utilizing relational database (SQLite) as database
2. Successfully integrate different applications on Google Cloud Platform

What we've learned:

1. SQL
2. API
3. GCP

What's next:

1. Get better UI
2. Combine more open source datasets
3. Make our app mobile-compatible and tablet-compatible

Built with:

Node.Js(Express), HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Python, Wiki QA SQuAD, Google Cloud Platform, Google Map API, Webflow, Google Dialogue Flow

Prizes we're going for:

  • Twilio Swag Box, GameGo Console
  • Portable Charger, Coil Pin & $60 Credit
  • Cash prizes: $1,000 total to first place team; $500 total to second place team; $200 to third place team
  • Apple AirPods 3rd Gen
  • Google Cloud Swag Bag or Backpack
  • Bose Headphones
  • $500 total to the winning team
  • PowerSquare Qi Wireless Phone Charger
  • Fujifilm Instax Mini 11 Instant Film Camera, Sky Blue
  • Amazon Echos
  • Meta Portals
  • Hydroflasks
  • Nintendo Switches
  • JBL Clip Bluetooth Speakers

Team Members

Ching-Yu Hsieh
Ingrid Chu

Table Number

Table TBD