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Foss4g.be is proud to announce the implementation of a Hackathon


This event will take place in the BRIC (Center for Informatics of the Brussels Region) Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 during a whole day . The format of the day will the different teams with the opportunity to compete amicably in the development of projects in relation with Open Data and Smart City (Mobility – Environment – administrative services (to citizens) – quality of life)

In reward, prize money, coaching by companies and a presentation in plenary on Foss4g.be.
During the day, a catering equipped to meet the vital needs of the participants.

REGISTRATION http://doodle.com/ poll / serug76hrg5rpifh CONTACT channecart@cirb.brussels


9 h


9 h 30

Presentation of the objectives of the Hackathon
Presentation of available data
Presentations potential tools available

10 h 30

Constitution teams

11hh -12h30

Brainstorming in teams to define the project

12 h 30 - 13 h 30

Buffet party

13 h 30 -16h30

Create a project architecture with the aim:

  • a presentation (ppt 10 minutes)
  • possible presentation
    • modules
    • code
    • specific resource use
    • design

16 h 30 -17h15

Presentation of projects

17 h 15 17 h 25

Deliberation and vote of the jury

17 h 30

Proclamation by Sebastian M SERRANO (Innoviris) and friendly drink

The objectives and opportunities are multiple.
For it will be possible for the numerous open data sources available in the Brussels Region, and elsewhere, to discover and use. For this event there will be a “ CKAN ” platform will be developed and it will be possible to familiarize themselves or to improve in the use of software through   OSGeo- Live .

We are aware that é é. one day will not be enough to complete the projects
That is why at the end of the deliberations, in addition to the price that will be paid by INNOVIRIS - the organization responsible for the promotion of research and innovation in the Brussels Region - proposes to assess the feasibility of the BUSINESS le development the winning project.

This day is an excellent opportunity for people with offered from é é nlopend profile (data manager, web designer, developer, geomatician …) coming from different backgrounds (administrations, enterprises, social associations …) to the to unite forces in order to promote the values ​​of the Open Source.

To the participants to prepare as well as possible, but also to ensure the optimum course of the day on October 28, An information session is being organized (optional) on Thursday, October 22, 2015 from 14h to 16h

The address for all of the events is the href="http://cibg.brussels" CIRB , Avenue des Arts 21, 1000 Brussels. The contact person is Mr. Claude HANNECART ( channecart@cirb.brussels ) or info@foss4g.be

For the best organization, you can contact us to confirm your participation by e-mail or via Doodle (Note the number of places is limited)


We thank you in advance and there are already sure of the success of this event thanks to your commitment.