Smart City App Hack is an initiative by dotopen, fostered by the City of Barcelona, with the participation of the world’s leading Smart Cities in a process to actively engage citizen communities, empowering them to become effective members of the civic innovation process
The main object of the challenge is for the competitors to concentrate on one of five challenges; energy, mobility, collaboration, tourism and shopping. The Smart City App Hack (SCAH) and FIWARE are behind launch the SCAH-FIWARE Online Competition, but its open to developers, business people and interested citizens worldwide.So that all sounds interesting, but how can you get involved? Simple just visit the Smart City App Hack and follow the instructions. Now the important part, what can you win? The prize fund is huge and with the smallest prize being around 10,000 Euros, so its well worth getting involved in the Smart City App Hack and its fun too, which is the point of it all.