Best Data Visualisation

Supported By: 
ACT Government

For the project which exhibits the best visualisation of an ACT data set (or data sets).

Eligibility Criteria

Must use some ACT Government data sets from data.act.gov.au.

Staying the course

Team Name: 
CatHacks

Staying the course is a visual analysis of data provided by the Department of Education about attrition data rates from 2005-2013.

This was created using Tableau Public and Powtoon.

Using this visual analysis, higher education providers can pinpoint areas of focus when considering entry requirements for students. Risk areas of study should reconsider entry requirements or support services to ensure that risky characteristics are reduced or mitigated.

SizzleRig

Team Name: 
SquigglePig

The 'SizzleRig' project involves analysis of bushfire data from national, state and territory governments. With machine learning tools we have developed a system for rating the threat of bushfire for any location in Australia that includes historical and real-time data from CSIRO's Sentinel HotSpots satellite programme and our beloved ACT Fire Feed.