Open Data ADDATHON – Online & Worldwide (hosted by Abu Dhabi Digital Authority)

Turning data into digital solutions



Abu Dhabi Digital Authority is launching its 2nd hackathon, the Open Addathon 2021, and is calling on start-ups, businesses, data scientists, developers, and professionals from all over the globe to go online for 2-weeks to transform raw data into new digital solutions for the city of Abu Dhabi.

Participants will gain exclusive access to untouched data collected from all corners of the city of Abu Dhabi through ADDA’s open source database. This colossal database includes detailed information concerning the economy, agriculture, tourism, and more. Participants will have 10 days to present their prototype and win over the jury in hope of landing in the top 3 to take home their part of the $30,000 prize pool.

The challenge is simple: using this database, create #DigitalSolutions to help improve the city’s infrastructure. Any useful output is accepted; be it a program, an application, a dashboard, or even a document.

📋 Who should join?
Startups, businesses, data scientists, developers, and city-development pioneers.

📅 When?
6th December: Opening ceremony
16th December: Submission deadline
20th December: Finalists presentation ceremony

Key Benefits:
👥 Collaborate with like-minded professionals
🚀 Create ground-breaking solutions to shape the future of city-life in Abu Dhabi
🏆 Top 3 solutions will win a part of the $30,000 prize pool!

Ready to create the city of the future? Join the Open Data Addathon this December to innovate Abu Dhabi’s infrastructure using the raw, untouched city data!

👉 Sign up HERE

The event is finished.


Dec 06 2021


2:00 am - 3:00 am

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