Join us for the CoderDojo Coolest Projects APPATHON!

Estimote beacons


Saturday 25th March 2017, from 10am to 8pm (food/refreshments will be provided).


Travelport Digital, 1 Cumberland Place, Fenian Street, Dublin 2, D02 HY05

The Idea!

This year we are developing a digital treasure hunt for attendees of CoderDojo Coolest Projects which takes place in the RDS, Dublin on Saturday 17th June 2017. We want to place bluetooth wireless beacons in different locations at the event for attendees to find using an app specifically developed for the treasure hunt. These beacons will be picked up by the app based on proximity. By using the app and finding the beacons you will collect points! Learn about what these points can be used for at the Coolest Projects in June!

We have the beacons! Now, we need your help to build the app!

Together with Travelport Digital we are hosting an Appathon (like a Hackathon but for Apps) on Saturday 25th March to build it and we are looking for app developers of all ages, young and old to get involved! In particular if you have UI, design skills, experience  building iOS apps using Swift or Android apps using Java; or developing games with Unity we would really appreciate your support on the day!

Applications are open to CoderDojo Community Members including mentors, parents, youth members aged 13 – 17 with relevant experience and any app developers who also want to get involved.

Food & refreshments will be provided. There will be limited space on the day so register asap!

Register here

Please note:

  • You will need to have some experience building iOS apps using Swift or Android apps using Java; designing apps, experience with unity.
  • Application are open to:
    • CoderDojo Adult Community Members (including Mentors, Parents)
    • Youth members aged 13 – 17 with relevant experience
    • Any app developers that also want to get involved.

  • All attendees under 18 will need to be accompanied by an adult or guardian.

  • There will be limited space on the day.

  • Application does not guarantee attendance

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