The application contest was launched in July 2013, the same release month of the city open-data portal. Its objective was to incentivize developers “to build applications or conceptual projects that enhance life in Recife”, and developers were instructed to use Recife’s open-data portal, which contains initially 31 datasets. Applications could be sent until December 2013, and city hall committed almost US$15,000 in two categories prizes: conceptual projects and developed apps.
A total of 23 applications and 34 conceptual projects had been submitted, and 5 of each category was selected to be presented on a final workshop on March 31. At the end, each of them was judged by a specialist comitee and final results of application category is:
- 1st Prize - Cidadão Recifense - Author: Kellyton dos Santos Brito (
- 2nd Prize - Doe Recife - Authors: Heitor Nascimento de Souza e Renata R. da Veiga Pessôa (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=br.com.doe)
- 3th Prize - PeerSquare Recife - Author: Déborah Eline de Santana Mesquita (http://dmesquita.github.io/)
AssertLab congratulates all participants for the quality of their projects.
More information can be found (in portuguese) at contest website: http://cidadaointeligente.rec.br/.