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Zika Hackathon

Join us as we combine forces with Hillsborough County to combat Zika.

Hosted by Accusoft

<C4TB/> ZIKA HACKATHON

Call for Designers, Programmers, Developers, Game engine and UX/UI Experts, Graphic Designers, and other Technologists!

Help the Hillsborough County government control mosquitoes and prepare for a response to the Zika threat.

WHAT: A <C4TB/> community-powered civic hackathon to write software applications which will help the Hillsborough County Public Works Mosquito Control District fight mosquitoes through education, data collection and analysis. Several challenges on tap including one to collect mosquito occurrence data from any smart phone user in the bay area.

WHEN:

June 9 -11 Group hack hosted by Acccusoft

June 12-16 Independent teamwork

June 17 Presentation & awards

WHERE: Accusoft West Annex, Located at 4001 N. Riverside Dr, Tampa, FL 33603

HOW: You can help make the event a HUGE success. We need additional sponsors to provide meals over the weekend and prize money tot he winning projects! Pick a level or meal period, (please) get involved, and thanks!

— Event level $5,000 Recognition as a premiere sponsor of the hackathon (a maximum of 3 will be sold), and largest logo on a t-shirt.

– Gold level $2,500 Includes Bronze and Silver level benefits as well as a presentation speaking slot to address the group (15 minutes total), and logo on

t-shirt, larger than a Silver logo.

— Silver Level $1,000 Includes Bronze level benefits, a banner hung in main event room and recognition as a sponsor of one of the meal periods with shout out and placard at meal service, and logo on t-shirt larger than a Bronze logo.

– Bronze Level $500 Includes logo placement on a t-shirt and in the revolving PPT

presentation which runs at various times during the weekend.

More information available in our Meetup.com group.

2016 Code Sprints

Those who participated in the Tampa Innovation Alliance Homelessness solutions hackathon during National Day of Civic Hacking are invited by the Tampa Innovation Alliance to continue working on their projects through the end of the summer, with the goal of presenting finished projects at the Tampa Innovation Alliance October gathering near the end of October. The plan is to meet every fourth Saturday until October, from 9am to 3pm at the Tampa Innovation Alliance offices at 3702 Spectrum Blvd Suite, Suite #135

Meeting dates are:

  • June 25th
  • July 23rd
  • August 27th
  • Sept 24th
  • October 15th Finish Projects
  • October 26th Presentations at The Gathering

Guests are welcome. Food is provided. All code sprint meetups are listed at our MeetUp page, where you can RSVP to attend.

2016 National Day of Civic Hacking – Tampa

Description: In Hillsborough County, the Tampa Innovation Alliance is organizing CodaPalooza Tampa Bay 2016 , a 3 day event running June 3-5, themed ” Gimme Shelter -Hack for Homelessness”, hosted by Peak 10 with support from Code for Tampa Bay Brigade. You can learn more and register at Tampainnovation.com/codapalooza/
Link URL: http://tampainnovation.com/codapalooza/
Code URL: https://github.com/code-for-tb/2016-NDCH-tampa
Project Type: data
Categories: homelessness, civic, social services, entrepreneurship,National Day of Civic Hacking 2016

 

2016 National Day of Civic Hacking – St. Petersburg

Description: Code for Tampa Bay Brigade is pleased to join with IronYard Tampa-St. Petersburg to host a National Day of Civic Hacking event in Pinellas County, this year. The one day event,hosted at the beautiful IronYard St. Petersburg Campus, will provide opportunities to develop solutions for a variety of community challenges and needs in St. Petersburg and Pinellas County. Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/st-pete-national-day-of-civic-hacking-tickets-24695758679
Link URL: http://www.codefortampabay.org/pages/9
Code URL: https://github.com/code-for-tb/2016-NDCH-St-Pete
Project Type: data
Categories: entrepeneurship, community services, education, civic,National Day of Civic Hacking 2016

 

2015 National Day of Civic Hacking – Code for Hillsborough-

Description: The 3rd Annual Code for Hillsborough (formerly Hillsborough Hackathon) event, is produced in partnership with Hillsborough County, Florida, Code for Tampa Bay Brigade, Microsoft and other remarkable community partners. In celebration of the National Day of Civic Hacking, we invite urbanologists, civic hackers, government staff, developers, designers, community organizers and anyone with the passion to make their city better, to join us June 5-7, to help build new solutions using publicly-released data, technology, and design processes to improve our communities and government services together.
Link URL: http://www.codefortampabay.org/pages/8
Code URL: https://github.com/code-for-tb
Project Type: data
Categories: multicultural, education, entrepreneurship, shelter, financial, State of Florida, ,National Day of Civic Hacking 2015