The third annual Fishackathon will take place on Earth Day weekend from April 22-24, 2016.
Fishackathon is a public-private partnership that aims to capitalize on the expansion of mobile phone and internet use across the developing world to address sustainable fishery challenges.
The annual Fishackathon event calls on coders and science enthusiasts from all around the world to come together to create new applications and tools for use on mobile phones and other devices, which can help fishers work smarter and more safely in sustainable fishing.
Fishackathon 2016 will be held in over 30 cities internationally:
Long Beach, CA
New York City, NY
San Francisco, CA
Latin America and the Caribbean
Mexico City, Mexico
San José, Costa Rica
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Cape Town, South Africa
For further information on Fishackathon and events in each city, please visit fishackathon.co
source: U.S. Department of State