JAKARTA DISASTER HACKATHON COMPETITION

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Registration to Jakarta Disaster Hackathon Competition

The competition is open for two categories:
1. Python Skill Competition: Coding for Hazard Calculation and Post-flood Hazard
2. Inovation Competition: Information Technology Innovation for Disaster Prevention

IMPORTANT DATES:
Registration: 30 April 2014 – 18 May 2014
First screening announcement: 20 May 2014
Training (only for category 1): 23 May 2014
Competition: 24-26 May 2014
Final announcement: 31 May 2014

HOW TO REGISTER:
Interested applicants may send their personal data complete with portfolio with computer applications made by the applicants. Application should be sent to pusdalopsbpbdjkt@gmail.com by May 18, 17:00 UTC+07:00. Further questions may be sent to the above-mentioned email address.

REWARD:
Three winners will be chosen from each category. Both first winners will be invited and funded to attend The 6th Asia Ministerial Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction (http://6thamcdrr-thailand.net/6thamcdrr/About-AMCDRR) in Bangkok, June 22-26, 2014. Both winners will be given a privilege to present their products in a side event of the forum. In addition, all three winners from both categories will be awarded with a total of 25 millions rupiah. All participants in the final selection will also receive merchandise from BPBD Jakarta.

For further information, please refer to this link: http://bpbd.jakarta.go.id/pendaftaran-kompetisi-jakarta-disaster-hackathon-2014-segera-di-buka/

Biondi Sima
Biondi Sima
Biondi is a Communications Specialist in the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) Indonesia. He studied International Economic Policy and Sustainable Development in SciencesPo Paris and Peking University Beijing.

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