Open Data

According to the European Data  Portal,  open data is data that anyone can access, use and share. Governments, businesses and individuals can use open data to bring about social, economic and environmental benefits.

Following are some sources of open source data for this hackathon:

Gävle Innovation Arena

Digg - Swedish Agency For Digital Government

Västra Götalandsregionen

Arbetsförmedlingen - Swedish Employment Agency

Arbetsförmedlingen - statistics


Gävle kommun - Municipality of Gävle 



About Hack for Gävle

Hack for Gävle is organized by Future Position X and Hack for Sweden, and will take place in Gävle, at Clarion Winn City Conference. 

The 24 hour hackathon takes place during the weekend, Saturday to Sunday  (15 Feb - 16 Feb 2020). It’s free for all participants, food will be provided and a sleeping area will be arranged. Bring your sleeping bag, pillow and mattress. 

Hack for Gävle is a great way to challenge yourself and your creativity, but also an excellent opportunity to meet new people and make connections outside of your usual professional circle. It will definitely be an interesting event regardless of your background and your experience! 

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