Russell Mason, Sunshine Coast Mayor Mark Jamieson, Linda Delamotte and Andy Eves-Brown.
Digital Sunshine Coast and Regional Development Australia (RDA) Sunshine Coast have teamed up with Sunshine Coast Council to launch Speed it Up, an Australian-first initiative using an interactive online map to demonstrate where business grade broadband is available across the region. The campaign will also highlight where people cannot access broadband and will forward this information to telecommunication providers so they know where to invest and develop infrastructure in the region. Speed it Up is a priority action in the Digital Sunshine Coast Action Plan launched on 3 June at the...Read more
GovHack Sunshine Coast 2015 organising team members
GovHack is an annual national competition that brings together geeks, digital creatives, data analysts, story tellers and entrepreneurs to work together over 46 hours to explore open government data and make it more useful or engaging. Teams will trove through the official data sets to find new ideas or ways to reuse the data to win prizes in international, national and local categories. “A ‘hack’ is when you take something and make it better. You don’t have to be super technical, ­although it helps, but we’re looking for people’s ideas, passion and energy,” RDA Sunshine Coast Interim CEO...Read more