over 5 years ago

And the winner is...

The judges have weighed in, and our community has voted! Go to the ImpactHack gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the awesome submissions.

Even though the competition is over, you don't have to stop coding. Update your portfolio to inform your followers about new projects and get feedback from fellow hackers.


If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.

over 5 years ago

Notes about tomorrow

Great to meet everyone tonight! For those who were unable to come this evening, please feel free to join tomorrow for the main event and find the full projects and data on the DevPost, in Slack, and in the previous email. 

Once you know your team for sure, please officially sign up ; otherwise, be sure to submit your team by 10 am tomorrow! Remember, teams max out at 4 but they can be smaller.

Tomorrow we will be at World Resources Institute 10 G St NE #800 Washington DC 20002 at 8 am. AWS will give their deeper dive…

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over 5 years ago

Projects & Key Information

Interactive Globe Prompt

https://wri-public-data.s3.amazonaws.com/ImpactHack/Interactive Globe.zip

State-by-State Prompt

https://wri-public-data.s3.amazonaws.com/ImpactHack/Gamify State-by-State Diplomacy Map.zip

Embassies Over Time Prompt

https://wri-public-data.s3.amazonaws.com/ImpactHack/Embassies over time.zip

Refugees Prompt 


Paris Agreement Prompt

https://wri-public-data.s3.amazonaws.com/ImpactHack/Paris Agreement.zip

Energy Investment and Risk Prompt


over 5 years ago

Hackathon kickoff today!

Hello ImpactHackers!

The opening event is TODAY! The Diplomacy Center is located at 330 21st St NW, Washington, DC 20006. Please arrive around 4:30 for pizza, drinks, and snacks, opening remarks and project announcements will begin around 5:15. Keep in mind, tomorrow will be at a different location at 10 G St NE near Union Station.

If you haven’t already, please create an AWS account and email gcchhatw@amazon.com or gaiamogh@amazon.com to get promotional credits for the hackathon ahead of time—this will save you time at the event and help you to get started hacking quickly!

Finally, please confirm your attendance…

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over 5 years ago

Last Call: Confirm attendance to ImpactHack

Last Call: Fill out this form to confirm your attendance to ImpactHack. You will then receive an invitation to the ImpactHack slack. Later in the week, you will receive instructions on creating an AWS account which will be used for accessing data. 

Once you have filled out the form, no further action is required. If you have already responded to the previous email, you do not need to fill the form out again.

over 5 years ago

Action Required: Fill out form to confirm attendance

Please fill out this form to confirm your attendance to ImpactHack. This will be used to create your slack account and add credits to your AWS account which will be used for accessing data.