The purpose of this competition is to focus on smart cities and connected communities with the goal of gaining experience and improving how we live. We are seeking for lasting impact, including code that helps the public and have prepared to help the teams/competitors to create companies or careers out of the projects so that they can continue to improve the community around us.
The primary Goals of this competition are outlined below.
Gain experience and level up Data science in Utah
Build companies, communities and careers
Improve how we live.
We will be hosting various networking, presentations, hackathons and other events to help teams work on the projects they have planned. Some of the examples of those are listed below. They will be announced directly to the teams through Slack.
The board will determine points for each item in each step that gets completed. Some examples: Registering for competition, Attended training/user group events, attending panel discussions, giving back to the community through open source commits, data sets, resources, blog posts. Data discoveries X amount of money is spent on connected homes in the area.