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Team from Wilfrid Laurier University Wins CODE Top Prize

CODE, the first national appathon using federal government Open Data. The winning team is Electric Sheep from Wilfrid Laurier University in Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario.

The team was awarded the $25,000 Grand Prize provided by contest sponsor OpenText Corporation – well-known for its support of Open Data in Canada.

Electric Sheep also won the Fan Favourite Prize of $1000, as chosen by Canadians in an online poll.

Canada’s Technology Triangle Inc.‘s insight:

Canada is a hotbed of talent – watch out world!” said Robert Herjavec, Founder and CEO, The Herjavec Group, leading cyber security firm and a Shark host on ABC’s Shark Tank.

See on www.digitaljournal.com

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