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ADACS – Sky Mining Hackathon

Start date: November 3, 2017

End date: November 5, 2017

The Hackathon has been postponed to early in 2018.

To stay updated with announcements and developments visit the event page or sign up to the hackathon mailing list


Sky Mining 2017 is a public hackathon taking data science to the skies.

Over 48 hours this event will bring together scientists, coders, technologists and enthusiasts from academia and industry to work on challenges Australian-based astronomers face.

The hackathon challenges can be accessed here, also visit the event page for more information.

Remote participation is a possibility, please contact us to discuss options.


This event is run by the Astronomy Data and Computing Services (ADACS) initiative. ADACS is delivered jointly by Swinburne University of Technology, Curtin University, and Pawsey Supercomputing Centre. This Project is an initiative of the Australian Government being conducted as part of the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy and administered by  Astronomy Australia Ltd (AAL).