AUSTRIA

HACK THE CRISIS

MARCH 27 -29

ONLINE HACKATHON

How can we as a society face the challenges posed by the Corona crisis, and foster the development of new solutions together?

We believe in the power of community-driven solutions for community-faced problems!

 

INSPIRE – CONNECT – CHANGE

#HACKTHECRISISAT

“HACK THE CRISIS” Austria is a virtual hackathon organised by volunteers of the AustrianStartups Community, with support of the corporate- and public sector. Inspired by a larger Global Community of Hack-the-Crisis organisers around the world ♥.

We are inviting everyone with a desire to drive change and  access to an internet connection to work with us on solutions to the Corona Crisis. You can join individually, with your neighbor or with an already existing team. No matter if you are a creator,  an IT specialist,  a designer , a project manager,  a scientist or a  keen problem solver – everyone is welcome to join. No coding skills are required! 

HOW TO GET INVOLVED?

WE NEED YOUR VOTE!

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Our teams gave it all and now it’s up to you to select your winner!

Watch their videos, read about their solutions and vote for The One and Only you love most.

JOIN A TEAM

People have formed over 50 teams already.
Join our Discord Channel and find one of them, especially the ones who need your skills.

How to find out who might need your help?
Simply head over to our main chatroom and introduce yourself : )

MENTOR

 We’re looking for super-hero mentors to help the problem solvers – reach out to us if you’re an expert in any field and want to share your know-how with our teams.

We’ll help you coordinate all the processes and use your valuable time as efficiently as possible. 

SPONSORSHIP

 The hackathon is a volunteer effort to help solve some of the challenges we as a community and as a country are facing today. Let us know if your company or organisation is interested in supporting our cause!

Please fill in the form below and we’ll let you know how you can be a part of the solution!   

CHALLENGE

Do you have a concrete challenge related to the corona virus that the teams should work on during the weekend? Submit your challenge to us to get some additional brainpower.

Your challenge can come from the areas of health, emergency response, education, economy or anything else. 

CHALLENGE SUBMISSION HAS BEEN CLOSED

AGENDA

THURSDAY

18:00 CHALLENGE SUBMISSION CLOSED

 

FRIDAY

09:00 FINAL CHALLENGES ONLINE

16:00 KICK-OFF CALL

17:00 TEAM FORMATION STARTS

18:00 PARTICIPANT REGISTRATION CLOSED

20:00 FINAL TEAM SUBMISSION

SATURDAY

09:00 WAKE-UP CALL

10:00 CHECKPOINT 1

Mentorship & work in Progress

18:00 CHECKPOINT 2

 

SUNDAY

09:00 WAKE-UP CALL

10:00 CHECKPOINT 1

Mentorship & work in Progress

15:00 FINAL PROJECT SUBMISSIONS

18:00 OPEN PITCH CEREMONY

20:30 VOTING OPENS

MONDAY

17:00 WINNER CEREMONY