The awards night took place at 6pm, 1 October 2016 at the Rydges Latimer Square, Christchurch.

A packed room of people came together to celebrate the huge ingenuity of New Zealanders. We had a great time, and congratulations to everyone who won!

Credit: aimee whitcroft

There was a lot of love in the room :) Credit: aimee whitcroft

 

We’d also like to thank the sponsors, venue, organisers and attendees of the night.

Got pics from the evening? Get in touch – we’d love to put them up :)

 

Prize Level Sponsor Winner
Open Government 1st The Media Suite Arcton
Open Government 2nd The Media Suite Docket
Open Government 3rd The Media Suite Shout
Data Journalism 1st Statistics NZ Two Cats and Some Mice
Data Journalism 2nd Statistics NZ Pokemon No!
Data Journalism 3rd Statistics NZ Whangevangelists
Best cognitive/analytics hack using IBM Bluemix IBM Gate 16
Bounty: Best innovative hack utilising Statistics NZ data 1st Statistics NZ Two Cats and Some Mice
Bounty: Best innovative hack utilising Statistics NZ data 2nd Statistics NZ Arcton
Bounty: Best innovative hack utilising Statistics NZ data 2nd Statistics NZ Whangevangelists
Bounty: Showcase Whanganui Whanganui City Council / Data Futures Partnership NZ Heroes
Bounty: Whanganui community hack Whanganui City Council / Data Futures Partnership Waste Not
Bounty: Best Christchurch Smart City Data Hack Christchurch City Council / Data Futures Partnership teamalpha
Bounty: How can we enable citizens to make more informed decisions of changing river levels in flood prone areas? Christchurch City Council / Data Futures Partnership Korean Noodle House
Bounty: The identity of Christchurch Christchurch City Council / Data Futures Partnership Pokemon No!
Bounty: Christchurch News and Community Data Hack Christchurch City Council / Data Futures Partnership Pokemon No!
Bounty: How does CCC prioritise which buildings to assess after an earthquake based on the likelihood of damage and liquefaction occurring? Christchurch City Council / Data Futures Partnership Masters of Disaster
Bounty: Best Engagement Data Hack Christchurch City Council / Data Futures Partnership Two Cats and Some Mice
Bounty: How can we reduce the incidence of dog attacks? DIA / Data Futures Partnership Save the Alpacas
Bounty: How can we better understand how councils are performing? DIA / Data Futures Partnership council.life
Bounty: Christchurch Transport Data Hack Canterbury Transport Operations Centre Team Angus
Bounty: Best data hack involving environmental data Environment Canterbury teamalpha
Bounty: Best University of Canterbury data hack UC College of Business and Law and UC College of Engineering euston.fish
Bounty: How we can support people to get healthcare from the right provider Canterbury District Health Board KADD
Bounty: Most promising Christchurch student University of Canterbury Centre for Entrepreneurship Rhys Fitzgerald, Finbar Maunsell
National Spirit of GovHack Finn Mausell