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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

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

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.

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/