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Register Today for the Longmont Hackathon

Just launched our registration form using Eventbrite. Whether you are wanting to code, observe, volunteer or are one of our sponsor’s, please be sure to register. You will find our schedule, prize information, how to start building your ideal team, and what the judging criteria will be for the awards.  We have a limited number of tickets, so be sure to register early by visiting http://longmonthackathon.eventbrite.com/.

Longmont Hackathon

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HACKATHON:  A hackathon is a gathering of developers to collaboratively build software. They typically last between 24 and 48 hours, although shorter meetings are also possible.
~ From O’Reilly’s Civic Apps Competition Handbook

Longmont Hackathon

Kick-off Announcement

On Tuesday, January 8, 2013, city staff will be announcing the first ever Longmont Hackathon event during this City Council meeting.

If you cannot make it in person, you can watch our City Council Meeting via LongmontChannel8’s Live Streaming option at http://www.longmontchannel.com/. The meeting will start at 7:00 p.m. (MST) in the City Council Chambers, 350 Kimbark Street, Longmont, CO 80501.

Open Forum – Hackathon Idea Gathering

We are seeking project ideas that will help to create better interfaces to our city government by utilizing the open data sets and provide these ideas to the developers who will be attending.

Let us know you’ll be joining us for the Open Forum on Tuesday, January 15 by RSVP’g at our Meet-up.

Details will be posted here on this site as we continue to organize this event.

Register or Volunteer

If you’re interested in volunteering, please register to volunteer.

If you’re interested in participating in the event, please register to participate.