Transportation@MIT Data Hack-a-thon
Sunday, February 12, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 8:00 PM (EST)
Sunday, February 12, 2012 | 8.30 am - 8 pm
MIT E62-233 (map)
Open to public | Limited to 75 participants
Do you have great ideas for innovative use of transportation-related data? Come join our hack-a-thon and get a chance to win big cash prizes for your 12 hours of effort!
Transportation@MIT is organizing the first data hack-a-thon event, where talents with different skill sets gather and develop projects using trasportation-related data. The theme for this year’s hack-a-thon is transportation in Boston/Cambridge areas. Many interesting data sets will be made available exclusively for this event. Let's show the public how we can make innovative use of transportation-related data!
Visit http://transportclub.mit.edu/hackathon for more information.
8.30 - 9.00 am Registration + Breakfast + Networking
9.00 - 10.00 am Introduction
12.00 pm Lunch
7.00 pm Presentations/Demos
8.00 pm Announce the winner
Who should participate?
- Programmers who want to develop mobile/web applications that make daily commutes a better experience
- Designers or visualization experts who can help the public understand complex transportation systems
- Engineers who love crunching numbers and analyzing data
- Anyone who are interested in transportation and willing to learn more!!
Should you have any questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.