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ADACS Hackastron

16 February - 18 February 2018
12:00am - 11:59pm
Curtin University 410.101, Kent St, Bentley

The Hackastron is a free public hackathon taking place from 16-18 February, 2018. Hosted at Curtin University, this event invites scientists, coders, technologists and enthusiasts from academia and industry to come together to access Astronomy data and work collaboratively with Australian Astronomers.

Over 48 hours, participants will be able to gain access to expertise and the experiences of professionals who routinely use Big Data to tackle real life astronomy challenges. The proposed challenges range from optimising existing workflows, to trying out new projects and supporting current, ongoing research. They can be accessed here.

For more information (e.g., event programme, prizes, …) and to stay updated with future announcements please visit the event page.

To register for the Hackastron, click here.

Also visit the event FAQ page for more details on who can participate and the general rules for the hackathon.

Venue:

B410:101

Curtin University

Hayman Road

Perth, Western Australia 6102