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Jamaica’s first ever 24-hr Sports Hackathon begins tomorrow
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Jamaica’s first ever 24-hr Sports Hackathon begins tomorrow

Over 100 young developers are now gearing up to do battle in the island’s, and in fact the region’s, first ever 24-hour Sports Hackathon – a coding competition being held as part of the Government of Jamaica/World Bank IT initiative Digital Jam 2.0, tomorrow Thursday June 28 at the Jamaica Conference Centre beginning 9:00 a.m. The competition will precede the two day mega tech event comprised of workshops, expert international presenters, exhibits and seminars, at the same venue and open to the public, June 29-30 beginning at 9AM daily. The Digital Jam 2.0 programme of activities is a collaborative effort between the Government of Jamaica, the World Bank, local private sector companies and other developmental and tech-based partners in a creative response to the growing challenges of yout...