Saturday, May 3, 2014 - 8.30 AM to 7 PM.
Dublin High School, 8151 Village Parkway, Dublin, CA.
On December 8th 2012, the first ever Alameda County Apps Challenge or Hackathon #1 kicked off without a hitch at the Castro Valley Library. With 120 participants, 24 apps, and 3 awesome winners they all agreed ACApps Challenge 2012 was a huge success.
Because they received so much positive feedback and to continue the positive momentum of citizen participation and collaboration through the use of open data and technology that began in 2012, county decided to start a series of hackathons. Apps Challenge 2013.1 took place on April 27th, 2013.
Apps Challenge 2014.1 is the third in the series.
THE CHALLENGE - Use technology to improve local government. Tap into community pride and your activist spirit, bring your ideas and your technological know-how and take the Challenge. Showcase your own ideas or collaborate with others in your community to see how quickly and accurately you can design and create a software app or concept that addresses a community need in Alameda County.
THE GOAL - Learn about local government and the services that are provided and determine how you can make a difference.
* Join your peer designers, software developers, and innovators and participate in a day of fun, food, and technology.
* Using Alameda County datasets, Build, Design, Create, and Share new concepts and apps that will benefit local govt/people.
* Submitted apps can run on the web, or on mobile devices.
* Take home one of many awesome prizes for creating the best app and/or innovative concept.
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