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CODE -- Open Data Innovation in Action

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The Canadian Open Data Experience (CODE) is the first nationwide Open Data Hackathon in Canada. An intense 48-hour coding sprint where innovators from coast to coast compete to build the best app utilizing federal government data from the Canadian Open Data Portal. Over 900 innovators participated in CODE between February 28th and March 2nd 2014 making it the largest competitive hackathon in Canadian history. CODE aims to inspire the next generation of tech entrepreneurs to take advantage of the opportunity open data represents to spur innovation, tackle social challenges and improve service delivery. The sky is the limit when information, technology, creativity and brains come together. Visit www.canadianopendataexperience.com for more information Like CODE on Facebook: www.facebook.com/CanadianOpenDataExperience Follow CODE on Twitter: www.twitter.com/CODE_Hackathon