THE NATIONAL ENVIRONMENT AGENCY (NEA) IS EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THE INAUGURAL CLEAN & GREEN HACKATHON FROM 26TH TO 28TH APRIL 2013.
Join data scientists, sustainability experts, researchers, mobile developers, government employees, programmers, creatives and concerned citizens to build solutions that will empower the public to safeguard and nurture Singapore’s environment.
Free SAP Workshop!
Interested in how you can make sense of the new datasets available for the Clean & Green Hackathon? SAP are running a HANA One and Visual Intelligence workshop from 6:00pm to 6:45pm on 26th April 2013.
Speakers from SAP will demonstrate how their database and analytics solution can analyse the data available in NEA’s data sandbox. Using your own Windows, Linux, or Mac computers, get started with HANA One or Visual Intelligence in under 30 minutes.
Participants with SAP workshop tickets will be eligible to attend the whole hackathon weekend.
Sign up now: http://clean-green-hackathon.eventbrite.com
Exclusive data from NEA!
NEA is providing data sets that have never been released publicly before and are not available on any public forum. The following data sets will be released exclusively for the hackathon weekend -
Energy consumption for buildings registered under the Energy Smart Building Labelling Scheme
Detailed household energy consumption figures from a national study
Crowd-sourced littering, public cleanliness and food hygiene reports, and more
They are also featuring data sets from CleanLah and X-Dengue, two applications already making great use of government data and are widely used by the public in Singapore.