Hackathon by Data Natives

Embark on the DN Unlimited Hackathon journey and use your skills to answer these questions:

  • How can we build sustainable businesses during the economic unrest?
  • How can tech help us facilitate positive & long-term social impact?
  • What are the ways to enact both healthcare and data accessibility for all?
  • How to ensure cybersecurity and data protection in the times of exponential growth of data?

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Prizes

Continued mentorship & product development - Bayer

Fast track - Vision Health Pioneers

Support by Flying Health

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

Developers, designers, creative people, problem solvers, digital entrepreneurs, makers, and innovative start-ups who signed up for the Hackathon via this form: https://datanatives.typeform.com/to/yjrrDGWy 

Use your teams’ interdisciplinary skills and be creative together to develop solutions that help solve the proposed problems. 

Requirements

Before the deadline all teams need to create a video of maximum 2 minutes via YouTube and send it along with any additional material on Devpost. The submission portal will open on the 23rd of September and close on the 25th at 11:59PM.

What you should prepare in advance before submitting to Devpost: 

    • The problem your project solves
    • The solution you bring to the table (including technical details, architecture, tools used)
    • What you have done during the weekend
    • The URL to the prototype [Github, Website,...]
    • The URL to the pitch video (Required)

The video pitch: 

    • Language: Please submit your video in English
    • Length: no longer than 2 minutes
    • Uploaded to YouTube as a public video (it can be “unlisted” if you want to) 
    • We recommend structuring the video into 4 parts: the problem, the solution, what you accomplished and finally what you are planning to do next.

Judges

Max Wegner

Max Wegner
Head of Regulatory Affairs,Bayer

Lina Nikolopoulou

Lina Nikolopoulou
Managing Director, eHealth Forum

Alistair Nolan

Alistair Nolan
Administrator at Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

Norman Hiob

Norman Hiob
Strategy & Startup Consultant, Norman Hiob

Laura Nelde

Laura Nelde
Startup Relationship Manager, Flying Health

Maren Lesche

Maren Lesche
Head of Incubation, Vision Health Pioneers

Kirill Satanovsky

Kirill Satanovsky
Co-founder, HackingEDU

Judging Criteria

  • Innovation
    How innovative is the idea? Does the approach stand out from solutions that are available so far?
  • Impact
    Does the solution generate impact for our society? How viable is the solution?
  • Applicability
    How user-friendly is the solution? Is the solution convenient to be used? How viable is the solution?
  • Feasibility
    How realistic is the implementation of the idea? Can the solution be brought into life by further research projects or by founding a company?
  • Execution
    How sophisticated and well-made is the technical implementation?

themes

  • Cybersecurity
  • Social Good
  • Healthcare