bloc // February 18, 2013

Calling all coders and creative software developers ⁄⁄

FutureEverything announce the Routes to the future innovation challenge to build new, useful applications using open data taking place during the Summit. Routes to the future is an intensive 48 hour competition with cash and development prizes available for the best ideas that will improve the public transport experience for people of Greater Manchester.
This is set to be an intense and exciting collaboration between the brightest minds in software development and data processing. Entries from both teams and individuals are welcome. The cash prize and development fund available is £11,000. Find more details here.

FutureEverything is also pleased to announce that a limited number of conference bursaries are available for practicing artists, activists and change makers without institutional support to ensure their voices are fully represented at the Summit. Student applications are also accepted provided they are supplied alongside a letter of support from a course leader. Bursary places are strictly limited – Find more details here