The CASSINI Hackathons

The CASSINI Hackathons and Mentoring are a series of six hackathons that tackle global challenges with European space technologies.  

Each of the six hackathons will take place in 10 different locations simultaneously. Ready to take part in the action? Be sure to mark your calendar for 18-20 June 2021 to join the first hackathon.

Hackathon weekend agenda

The hackathon will feature a live stream from the virtual hub throughout the weekend. Participants can tune in at any time to listen to panel discussions, training sessions, see what is happening at other locations and much more! Discover our key participant touch points below:

June 18 Friday
18:00 CEST

Meet & Greet

19:00 CEST

Welcome session

20:00 CEST

Get started at your local hackathon

June 19 Saturday
09:00 CEST

Kickstart session

9:45 CEST

Start to hack morning show

10:40 CEST

Diving into our green spaces

13:30 CEST

The data & challenges collide

14:45 CEST

Discover Galileo & EGNOS

17:00 CEST

Meet the other teams

18:00 CEST

Evening activities

June 20 Sunday
09:00 CEST

Reboot session

09:15 CEST

Copernicus & the CREODIAS

10:00 CEST

Start-ups using EU space technologies

15:00 CEST

Out in space evening show

17:45 CEST

Closing session

Digitising our green spaces with European Space data, signals & services

26th May 2021
Nature is a vulnerable yet crucial part of our existence. How we care for it will significantly impact our lives and those of generations yet to come.
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Meet the 10 local organisers of the 1st CASSINI Hackathon

26th May 2021
Are you looking for your next big challenge? Want to use your skills to make a difference? Maybe you're interested in learning more about EU Space technologies and their applications?
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Local organiser

EU Space

Earth observation

Copernicus is the European Union’s Earth observation programme, looking at our planet and its environment to benefit all European citizens. It offers information services that draw from satellite Earth Observation and in-situ (non-space) data.

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Satellite navigation

Galileo is Europe’s Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS), providing improved positioning and timing information with significant positive implications for many European services and users.

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The European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS) is Europe’s regional satellite-based augmentation system (SBAS) that is used to improve the performance of global navigation satellite systems (GNSSs).

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Secure connectivity

The European Union Governmental Satellite Communications (GOVSATCOM) programme provides secure and cost-efficient communications capabilities to security and safety critical missions.

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Space situational awareness

The SSA initiative will provide Europe and its citizens with complete and accurate information on objects orbiting Earth, on the space environment and on threats coming from space.

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