AREDN Supports Call for Code 2019

Submitted by KA2PBT on Mon, 04/08/2019 - 14:35

Call for code logoDo you want to help improve disaster communications? Do you want to use your AREDN network as a foundation for solutions to improve disaster relief efforts? Do you develop computer applications and want to help improve disaster communications? AREDN asks you to make a difference with your code.

Call for Code is a developer challenge supported by IBM's Code and Response, which is a four-year initiative dedicated to the creation and deployment of open source solutions.

The Call for Code Global Initiative calls on you to create practical, effective, and high-quality applications based on cloud, data, and artificial intelligence that can have an immediate and lasting impact on humanitarian issues.

This year's Challenge also introduces an emphasis on individual health and community well-being. This includes solutions that can reduce the risk of disease, improve access to data and the availability of resources, and address the mental health needs of those impacted before, during, and after disasters.

AREDN is a 2019 Call for Code Program Supporter. Join Call for Code in building solutions to improve disaster relief efforts and a chance to win $200,000.