almost 8 years ago

Apportunity 2015 by OPEN Islamabad

Folks, OPEN Islamabad has an event coming up that might be of interest to some of you...

Telenor djuice in partnership with OPEN Islamabad invites you to a special awareness and networking iftar dinner for Apportunity 2015 at 6pm, July 2, 2015 at Cafe 1969, Islamabad.

What is Apportunity 2015?

Apportunity 2015 is a nationwide contest for the youths and startups to transform their ideas into mobile-apps and get a once-in-a-lifetime chance to represent Pakistan at the Global Digital Conference in Thailand and opportunity to win $ 13,000 prize money in the education category and $ 8,000 in cash…

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about 8 years ago

Thank you for your Civic Hacking!

You were all so inspirational! Thank you for your whole-hearted participation the entire weekend. You're truly can-do hackers, and it was phenomenal to watch you come together with such positive energy of collaboration, doing, problem-solving, camaraderie and laser focus to produce 24 innovative solutions!

An enormous thank you to all who participated, volunteered, organized, sponsored, mentored, judged, and helped show what's possible. You can view all the winning projects in the Gallery. Many other projects came very close, so in our eyes, there are several more winning projects, and we would love to see ALL your projects go forward…

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about 8 years ago

Announcing the winners

The votes are in! Go to the gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the excellent submissions.

Even though the competition is over, you don't have to stop hacking. Use your portfolio to keep your project up to date and get feedback from fellow hackers.

about 8 years ago

Updates for Day 3

Hello everyone,

We had a great day today. Looking forward to the third and last day at the hackathon seeing you all present your ideas and become agents of change. Special thanks to all the mentors and judges, along with the teams, for making this day happen.

What To Do Today:

  • We'll start at 9:00 AM: Please bring your CNIC and name badges with you.
  • You will have a Mentoring session at 12 PM 4:00 PM is the submission deadline, and we will have project presentations and judging at 5:00 PM
  • We will have closing talks and will be announcing…

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about 8 years ago

Updates for Day 2

We had a great kick-off today! 22 teams were formed to create civic solutions to our country’s problems, and Team Mentors were assigned.

What To Do Tomorrow:

  • Tomorrow morning at 9:00 AM: Please bring your CNIC and name badges with you. Come to UG Block (across the fountain courtyard from where we were today).
  • Idea Leads: Please create a submission draft at by clicking “Enter a Submission” on the right. Add your team members to your submission project team.
  • On the agenda for tomorrow are some important Workshops, explanation of Judging Criteria and Submission Rules, and Team Mentoring.Find a…

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