Seattle Woodland Park Zoo


Tiger Rimba
A remote camera snaps an image of a critically endangered Malayan tiger on the move in the Malaysian forest where Woodland Park Zoo’s field conservation efforts address habitat loss and poaching.

WOODLAND PARK ZOO saves animals and their habitats through conservation leadership and engaging experiences, inspiring people to learn, care and act.

Zoohackathon Kick-Off

Thursday, October 6
6:00 - 7:30 p.m., immediately followed by Brew at the Zoo (21+, ID required)
Woodland Park Zoo
5500 Phinney Ave N., Seattle
Center or Wildlife Conservation Boardroom

Zoohackathon Main Session

Saturday, October 8
8:00 a.m.  Registration and Breakfast
9:00 a.m.  Opening Remarks and Team Formation
Midnight   Saturday session ends

Sunday, October 9
8:00 a.m.  Breakfast, Hacking Resumes
2:00 p.m.  Team presentation, Judging Panel and Closing Remarks


Susan Cleary, U.S. Department of State
James Deutsch, Vulcan Inc.
Candace Faber, City of Seattle
Chelsea Glaser, Microsoft
Lucas Joppa, Microsoft Research
Fred Koontz, PhD, Woodland Park Zoo
Chris Metcalf, Socrata
Ted Schmitt, Vulcan Inc.
Sam Wasser, PhD, UW Center for Conservation Biology





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