Edition 2019-2020


Team 4 – 2019-2020 –
Enhance the relationship between plants and humans.

Our blog

Work in Progress

March 17, 2020

Milestone 3 is now approaching and many things have changed since Milestone 2 ( among which a global epidemic), but our initial idea of connecting people to plants through technology… [...]

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February 27, 2020

Hello everyone, Last week has been pretty intense but productive, after last meeting each one of us has a clear idea of what is to be done next: Alan is… [...]

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Catching up

February 20, 2020

Now that we knew exactly what we’ll be creating we caught up all the work other teams did during the lift-off weekend and defined personal tasks to everyone to make… [...]

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Big MS2 meeting with many new ideas

February 17, 2020

Our MS2 meeting was very ‘intense’, if that is not an euphemism. We came to realise, for different reasons that are explained here, that our group was oriented toward the… [...]

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Closing the circle

January 17, 2020

Christmas holidays have been a time for relaxing, preparing for the upcoming exams and also for refining our original concept of a connected pot.  New year came along with new ideas… [...]

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Christmas Break

December 28, 2019

During winter plants go to sleep and prepare for the next season, in the same way the members of the Applant team are enjoying christmas with their families and taking… [...]

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Final objective defined

December 22, 2019

After our presentation at the MassChallenge we received very good feedback on our project. After this presentation we defined all the final requirements and functionalities that our connected object should… [...]

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Plant Power

December 13, 2019

Last monday, before we presented our opportunity at MassChallenge, we knew we wanted to make plants more interactive, empowering them with the ability to communicate their needs.  That green thing… [...]

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Appelant getting lunched

November 28, 2019

Today we had a group meeting which helped us define a little bit more our solution. After some research and many discussions, we got to understand a few point about… [...]

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Reaching for the light

November 22, 2019

Plants love light: at every moment billions of trees worldwide stretch, twist and do everything possible to reach their sunny place in the forest. As a tree that is looking… [...]

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A productive week

November 12, 2019

This week was a very productive week for our team, and at the end of it we now know we must (very likely) change our name soon.  After having dived… [...]

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New Ideas

November 8, 2019

Hi folks!   Today we brainstormed a lot about our subject and ideas.   We are trying now to focus on something more accurate than just big themes. So, we… [...]

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First ideas

October 21, 2019

Hello all, Today, the BeeBoyzz met and discussed about our project, and what we want to do.  As we mentioned last time, we are trying to fight against biodiversity losses.… [...]

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October 13, 2019

We are the Beeboys! Moderns societies are facing challenges of biodiversity loss and climate changes. It is a known fact that societies must adapt to a new system that is… [...]

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Team members

Profile picture of Alan Schopfer
  • Alan Schopfer

Profile picture of Malik Sobgoui
  • Malik Sobgoui

  • User Experience
  • ECAL
Baccalauréat universitaire en systèmes d'information et science des services - Université de Genève
Profile picture of Martynas Savickas
  • Martynas Savickas

  • User Experience
  • UNIL
Profile picture of Leonardo Mussa
  • Leonardo Mussa

  • Electronic Engineering
  • EPFL
Profile picture of Arthur BRICQ
  • Arthur BRICQ

  • Software Engineering
  • EPFL