Chicago is bringing together developers to compete in a hackathon that will help sustainably solve Chicago''s energy, climate, environmental, and economic challenges. Prize winners will be chosen for creating the best app, problem-solving solution and visualization.
On Earth Day, April 22, Mayor Emanuel will launch the Chicago Cleanweb Challenge, a series of competitions to increase sustainability through advanced data analysis. The Earth Data: Hackathon will be the first competition in this series.
When: Friday, April 26 through Sunday, April 28
April 26, 7:30 PM: Evening Reception
April 27, 10:00 AM: Earth Data Hackathon
April 28, 12:00 PM: Luncheon and Awards Show