Hackathon to seek innovative ideas for combating money laundering


January 25 2018

The Australian government agency tasked with combating money laundering and terrorism financing — is seeking new and innovative ideas to aid its work through a 32-hour hackathon.

The first ASEAN-Australia Codeathon will be held in Sydney from 14 to 16 March.

“Emerging technologies such as blockchain, machine learning, automation and artificial intelligence are rapidly evolving,” Raj Walton, the agency’s director for innovation, information and transformation, told Computerworld.