Canadian Open Data Experience

February 20th - 22nd, 2015

Accelerating Innovation and Hacktivating Open Data

CODE is the first hackathon ever to be funded by the Government of Canada.

Register

Register

Anyone can participate in CODE, regardless of digital prowess! Starting November 24th, 2014 you can create your participant profile and register your team or connect to join an existing team.

Connect

Connect

Don't have a team? Looking for additional team members to complement your skills? No problem! Once registered, our built-in matchmaking system will help you find the perfect team or teammates.

Discuss

Discuss

Join the open data discussion and share your ideas! Click here to join our Facebook community and here to follow us on Twitter.


Compete

Compete

Starting with the announcement of the development themes at 6pm (EST) February 20th, 2015, you will have 48 hours to develop your submission using data from open.canada.ca. Compete with teams from coast to coast to coast – online or from one of the CODE HUBs.

Win

Win

The top 15 teams will be invited to present their applications to our judges at the CODE Pitch Day March 16th, 2015 in Toronto. The finalists will be announced and awarded their share of the $40,000 in cash prizes at the CODE Grand Finale in Toronto on March 26th, 2015.

Succeed

Succeed

We work hard to help you make the right connections and kickstart your open data career. Through CODE events you may come up with an idea for a brilliant app or even meet your future boss, investor, mentor, or co-founder.

"Data is Canada’s new natural resource. The sky's the limit in terms of what we can do with this material."
— The Honourable Minister Tony Clement,
President of the Treasury Board and CODE Facilitator

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