Connective Cities Lab Hackathon: Info Day

Recordings

As we slowly return to normal life, municipalities and citizens are faced with new challenges and priorities. Let's meet these challenges together!

Connective Cities Lab Hackathon (November 18-20, 2021) will be your opportunity to put your skills to work & help improve the quality of life in our urban jungles.

Through open innovation, design thinking, and agile work methodologies, the Connective Cities Lab Hackathon aims to:

  • Aid municipalities to address global pandemic challenges and to create a digital environment for collaboration and the implementation of joint solutions
  • Enable talented individuals (makers) to apply their skills and expertise and have their ideas seen by the global community

Data scientists & enthusiasts, developers, designers, urban experts & everyone who wants to help cities thrive - join our Connective Cities Lab Hackathon Info Day to find out more about the challenges, prizes, participants, and meet the team!

Agenda:

6:00-6:05 PM: Hello and Welcome! Introduction by the Hackathon organizational team

6:05-6:20 PM: Introduction by the Connective Cities Lab main Organizer, Daniela Marzavan

  • A brief explanation of the concept, the clusters, and how the hackathon will fit within the framework for this year 

6:20-6:40 PM: Connective Cities Lab Hackathon team presents: 

  • The structure, the challenges, and the resources for a hackathon 
  • Description of the online tools that will be used
  • A description of mentorship sessions: who, how, and when 
  • Pitching ideas and forming teams 

Mentors Introduction: 

6:40-6:45 Hi from one of our mentors, Harinjaka A. (Andriankoto) RATOZAMANANA

6:45-6:50: Meet one of the experts, Maren Lesche 

6:50-6:55: A quick note from one of the jury members, Dr. Georgeta Auktor.

6:55-7:25 PM: Q&A