Thursday, March 23, 2017

Road Safety Hack 2017 winners and their winning project.

  At the recent hackathon event organized by DOTr together with Grab and World Bank, the Road Safety Hack 2017 event was successful e

First place
Team name: Digify
Solution: J.A.R.V.I.S. (Just Another RoadSafety’s Very Intelligent Service)

 A driver companion app that can serve as a driver’s companion to Road Safety (with Handsfree and Voice Command features). 

Second place
Team name: Haraya
Solution: DriVR

  A comprehensive driver exam in Virtual Reality, that tests drivers in actual Metro Manila traffic conditions and situations, in order to eliminate common sources of bottlenecks and accidents. 

Third place
Team name: Thinking Machines
Solution: Unlocking Hidden Patterns in 10+ Years of MMDA Road Crash Data

  A series of online interactive data visualizations based on the MMDA’s biggest road crash data set.

Special citation – Open Source Award
Name: Joseph Emmanuel Dayo
Solution: RoadSafe

 An android based app that uses the DRIVER platform data in order to create a realtime risk assesment of your surroundings while you are driving or walking. The app will, using voice overs and notifications, provide alerts and suggestions about the possible dangers in your vicinity.

  The Team Dignify won P90,000 cash while Team Haraya who placed 2nd grabs P60,000 and Team Thinking Machine got P30,000. All winning teams received GC from Grab and Petron.

To learn more about the Ideal Hack Road Safety 2017 event, visit

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