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Earth Data: Hackathon

Event Type
Other
Sponsor
City of Chicago and World Wildlife Fund
Location
TBA, downtown Chicago. Revisit this page at earthdatahackathon.eventbrite.com for updated information
Date
Apr 26, 2013 - Apr 28, 2013   7:30 pm  
Cost
Free, but please RSVP
Registration
Registration
Originating Calendar
UIC Earth Month

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

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