Hillsborough Hackathon (Tampa)


945755_132584473612295_1156631627_n 576800_132584440278965_967771761_n 941488_132584200278989_514376594_n

On May 31 and June 1, 2014, we’ll be making history all over again at ITT Tech Tampa ( 4809 Memorial Hwy, Tampa, FL 33634 ). For the second time, the National Day of Civic Hacking will unite technologists, entrepreneurs, developers and other citizens in using open data to improve communities and the governments that serve them.

This year we’ve got support from Hillsborough County, and they’ve offered up some amazing transportation data. You’re welcome to work on whatever you like (as always), but we think you’ll like the transportation challenges being put up by the County.

Oh, and the grand prize this year? A meet and greet and television interview with County Commissioner Mark Sharpe! If you wanted the local government to take notice of your project, you can’t ask for too much more than that. Well, I guess a cash prize wouldn’t be such a bad thing either, eh? Good thing we have those too.

Want to get involved? Contact your local organizer: Tyler Pitchford, tyler.pitchford@gmail.com.

223031_132584420278967_880908160_n 3916_132584483612294_1744601947_n 947132_132584503612292_1674142486_n


Sponsors & Partners