over 3 years ago

Announcing the winners

The votes are in! Go to the gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the excellent submissions.

The winners are...

1st Place- Raccoon Challenge

2nd Place- MyVille

3rd Place- TotalWIC

Even though the competition is over, you don't have to stop hacking. Use your portfolio to keep your project up to date and get feedback from fellow hackers.


Thanks to all that participated!


- Esri & ICMA Social Services App Challenge Team

over 3 years ago

Time is up!

Ok...pencils down and pass your papers to the front of the class!

Thanks for participating everyone! It's time for the judging process to begin. We'll know the winners soon enough, so stay tuned for announcements.

The App Challenge Development Team

over 3 years ago

10 minutes to go!

Hey Everybody!

Time to put those finishing touches on your apps...just about 10 minutes to get everything submitted!


Good Luck!!

over 3 years ago

Esri-ICMA Social Services Challenge: Highlighting the Issues

Hey Everyone!

The article posted here highlights some great ways technology ideas for how Local Governments can better serve populations through apps.

Be sure to check out the RELATED articles, as there's some insights into some technology shortcomings that may provide great ideas for you on how to use GIS and new apps to overcome these!

Keep on pressing!

The App Challenge Development Team

over 3 years ago

Some interesting reading!

Hey Folks!

Is an attitude adjustment necessary for governments to embrace the app economy?

Check out this article for inspiration! Build apps to help this conversation move forward...show what technology and GIS can do for improving the deliver of social services.

Almost 3 whole days left to go...I mean...basically a lifetime :)

Good luck!

The App Challenge Development Team

PS Don't forget about the boatload of data ready for development at the ArcGIS Open Data Portal!

over 3 years ago

Free GIS Web Services

Get your free ArcGIS developer subscription

To help you along in this project, Esri will give you 1000 ArcGIS Online Service credits - FREE!

With these credits you can use many different Cloud-Based services to support your application; See full list HERE!

Participant expressly understands and agrees that by sending an email to request a free ArcGIS developer subscription and ArcGIS Service Credits to participate in the Esri & ICMA Social Services App Challenge 2015, Participant is agreeing to the Esri General License Agreement Terms and Conditions and Exhibit 1 Scope of…

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over 3 years ago

Get tips and advice on GeoNet

Thanks for joining the Esri & ICMA Social Serivces App Challenge!  Please be sure to sign up for your Esri Developer account and visit the Esri GitHub page. Join the Esri network, GeoNet, to connect with Esri users to get tips and help with incorporating Esir technology into your app.