Connective Cities Lab Hackathon Kick-off & Networking

It's finally here! Learn all you need to know about the hackathon and team formation at the Connective Cities Lab Hackathon official kick-off.

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6:00-6:05 PM: Hello and Welcome! Introduction by Ricarda Meissner, Senior Project Manager at Connective Cities/Community of Practice for Sustainable Urban Development

6:05-6:20 PM: Introduction by the Connective Cities Lab with 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 and tutorial for the online tools that will be used
  • Pitching ideas and forming teams 
  • A description of mentorship sessions: who, how, and when 

6:40 - 7:00 PM:

  • Welcome message from our mentors, Thorsten Dittmar and Urška Jež
  • The 5 dos and don'ts for a successful team collaboration by Kristine Tarvida
  • Welcome from our jury member, Marcelo Garcia
  • Evaluation criteria & prizes overview

7 PM CET: Networking session "Match & Meet": Get to know our mentors, fellow hackers, and experts in breakout rooms