Apps4Gaps is an all-Ireland competition aimed at encouraging young people to provide ideas and create applications. Innovative and fresh ways of exploring the Open Data freely available from the Cenus 2011 could benefit society in such areas as transport, housing, planning, education, communications and health. In the process, participants will be encouraged to:
The national competition is open to teams of two or three participants from any part of the island of Ireland.
There are two entry categories:
One or all of the team members are not in the student category. A team leader registers the team.
All team members are students from Irish primary, secondary or third level institutions. Teachers/Lecturers must register the team.
Apps can be submitted in one of two categories:
Proposal of an idea for the theoretical software application (“app”)
Submission of a fully developed app
An app is defined as any piece of software that can be run on a mobile device (mobile app), within a social platform (social app) or in a browser (web app).
Entrants must use at least one of the required CSO Datasets from the Apps4Gaps data catalog www.apps4gaps.ie/data
Please send your feedback and comments on the Apps4Gaps competition to: email@example.com