GovHack 2013 has been scheduled for June 1-2 2013 and will include a number of locations around Australia, including the Gold Coast! The competition will include national and local prizes and is a great way for local developers to strut their stuff with government data. By combining user experience and service design with hacking the 2013 GovHack will be bigger and better than ever.
The Gold Coast satellite event will be coordinated by Gold Coast City Council in partnership with Silicon Lakes.
Silicon Lakes is a non-profit information and communication technology resource development organisation that provides services to assist early-stage tech start-ups, with a particular focus on app development. Located within the Robina Community Centre, Silicon Lakes offers: co-working office space | start-up incubator program | mentoring, coaching and professional services | events, seminars and training.
GovHack Gold Coast needs all kinds of hackers, coders, user experience, mobile, story tellers, artists, so make sure you help us get the word out there and register!
Location of GovHack Gold Coast | Robina Community Centre, 196 Robina Town Centre Drive, Robina
The Robina Community Centre was designed to augment the existing Robina Auditorium and Library by providing an integrated mix of community spaces within two levels of building with internal lift access.
There are off-street parking facilities available as well as disability access.
More information about GovHack Gold Coast will be posted here on a regular basis.
LOCAL PRIZE POOL OF $18K – including cash and scholarships.
NATIONAL PRIZE POOL will be announced on Friday 31 May. Be sure you come along to the launch starting at 6pm to find out more!
Information you need to know as a participant – Competitor Information