Calgary Region Hackathon 2017

November 17 – 19, 2017
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Event Overview

The Calgary Regional Partnership, the Alberta Geomatics Group, DeltaGEO, and SAIT are pleased to present the Calgary Region Hackathon 2017.

The Hackathon is a three-day competition to create a mapping or software solution, such as an application or website, using Calgary Region Open Data.  Participants will have the opportunity to pitch their product to a panel of judges, in addition to fellow Hackathon attendees, for a chance to win amazing prizes!

Join us from November 17 to 19, 2017 at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT), in the Aldred Centre.


Time: Friday - 5:00 p.m. to 12:00 am | Saturday - 10:00 am to 12 am | Sunday - 10:00 am to 8:00 pm

Capacity: Space is limited to 200 participants (must be 18+)

Theme: “Why the Calgary Region?” Create maps, apps, and websites helping users understand and enjoy the abundant Calgary Region opportunities for recreation, industry, and healthy communities.

Prizes: $5000 for first place, $2000 for second and $1000 for third...and more!

Teams: Teams must be between two and six people. You can register for the event as a team or you can come solo and join an existing team or form a new one.

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More Information

Details

Venue

Aldred Centre, SAIT

Address

1301 16 Avenue NW, Calgary, Alberta

Event Tags:  Calgary, Canada, Collaboration, Events, Open Data