Urban Sensors

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  • Location Warsaw, Poland
  • Duration 26.09.17
  • Prize pool OTHER

Challenge outline


Urban Sensors is a unique hackathon designed to make use of new data platform created within the VaVeL project.

Our goal

The objective of the hackathon is to promote the use of the VaVeL framework and Open Data to build innovative urban services, initiate new startups and extend services offered by cities and already existing enterprises.

During the event you will get a direct online access to data about current and past positions of every bus and every tram in the Warsaw, plus data about distribution of cell phones in different parts of the city.


Participants are going to take part in four mini workshops related to big data techniques, like flink, hive, spark and data visualization, like D3.

Learn and do.

The hackathon is opened for data scientists, computer scientists, statisticians, data artists, and others obsessed with data.

Additional information

For more details click the button 'I want to participate', then 'Show details'. Find out more about hackathons in our hackathon section.

Where and when?

Check out the event's date and venue

  • Where Politechnika Warszawska Wydział Matematyki i Nauk Informacyjnych Koszykowa 75 Warsaw
  • When September 26th, 2017

+48 (22) 21 39 057

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