Coders and Mentors are encouraged to attend the CajunCodeFest Challenge Information Meeting that will review the data portal, rules, challenges and judging criteria. The information and notes from the meeting are posted below.
CajunCodeFest Challenge Meeting
Tuesday, April 10
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Abdalla Hall Auditorium
635 Cajundome Blvd.
Lafayette, LA 70506 
Data is hosted by Socrata and provided by the U.S. Health and Human Services and the the Louisiana Department of Health.


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Data Sets 
Open Data Portal Link -
*Must use at least one CajunCodefest 6.0 Open Data Portal. 
Teams can use any additional data streams.
*All data must be de-identified. 
Other possible data streams:
 View meeting presentation with challenge details  



The  annual CajunCodeFest Summit and Challenge, hosted by the Center for Business & Information Technologies at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, is April 13 & 14, 2018. The  events focus on on a new healthcare theme each year. The summit is open to the public and the challenge is open to all students and professionals with an innovative spirit. Teams use data to build apps and tools addressing the opioid epidemic to win cash, prizes and bragging rights. 

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