Open Data Brussels Hackathon

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On 17 and 18 October 2014, from 10 am to 10 pm, at Transforma bxl.

The first Brussels Open Data Hackathon is supported by the City of Brussels. During two days, developers, graphic designers and regular citizens will gather to propose online services or apps ideas. At the end of the second day, contestants will demo their app or service in front of a jury expert.

The Brussels Open Data Hackathon participants will have the opportunity to tap into the open data of the City of Brussels and other public institutions in Brussels.



More info and the schedule are available on the website of Open Data Brussels Hackathon.

Friday 17 October

  • 10h00. Welcome
  • 10h05. Introduction Hackathon Open Data Brussels
  • 10h10. Word from the partners
  • 10h25. Briefing Hackathon
  • 10h30. Overview of the available datasets
  • 10h40. Beginning of the pitches
  • 11h10. End of the pitches
  • 11h15. Votes
  • 11h20. Pause
  • 11h40. Retained ideas annoucement
  • 11h45. Teams setup
  • 12h00. Lunch
  • 12h30. Hackathon's Start
  • 19h00. Pizza Bar
  • 20h00. Hackathon
  • 24h00. End of Day 1

Saturday 18 October

  • 08h00. Start of Hackathon Day 2
  • 12h30. Sandwich Lunch
  • 20h30. End of Hackathon
  • 21h00. Prototypes demo's
  • 21h45. Jury deliberation
  • 22h00. Awards announcement
  • 22h10. Drink

Participants should come with their computer equipment.


Where : Transforma bxl

Address : Avenue du Pérou 80 - 1000 Brussels [plan]

Price and reduction : 35 euro (30 euro for Transforma bxl members), includes catering for 2 days, networking drinks and coffee breaks

Period(s) :
17/10/2014 - 18/10/2014
Friday Saturday
Language of the event: NL FR EN

Public: All

Telephone for information : 0487 54 85 60
Telephone for reservation : 0487 54 85 60
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