Utilize data from the data.pa.gov open data portal to generate ideas that will help Pennsylvania turn data into insights for the opioid Epidemic. Participants will use a variety of datasets at least one from the PA Open Data Portal and any other open dataset related to opioids may be integrated to develop a solution that will help Pennsylvania address the Opioid Epidemic.
More datasets are in process of being published for the event, check out the list of actively engaged datasets in process HERE.
It is not required to utilize a use case for the codeathon event, these are to assist with team challenges.
Special Prize categories will be recognized for:
SAP’s Veterans Challenge Use Case Award: SAP Prize Package
IBX Warm Handoff Use Case Award: Independence Blue Cross Foundation Prize Package
Best Use of Esri Technology: Esri Prize Package
Best Use of Datasets/API: Socrata Prize Package
Humanity Award: Scattergood Prize Package
Best Prototype/API: Harrisburg University Prize Package
Innovation Award: Cisco Prize Package
Best Use of a Use Case/Visualization: Tableau Prize Package
Best Team Award: Code4PA Prize Package
Winners will be judged based on the following criteria:
Teams can consist of 2 to a maximum of 6 members. Don’t have a team, register as an individual and you’ll be placed on a team.
Teams in Harrisburg, Pittsburgh and Philadelphia will participate onsite Friday evening from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM for the kickoff festivities and then for a day of coding from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM on Saturday September 22nd, 2018. Everyone will come together again onsite for a fast-paced pitch day starting TBD by each location. You will receive an email in early October with the start time for your pitch location. It will be somewhere between 8:00am and 9:00am based on the number of teams that must pitch.
Registration is closed and Code4PA has reached our capacity for 2018. Our thanks to all who registered!