Hack with a purpose at the CASSINI Hackathon Croatia on 5-7 Nov 2021!
Leverage #EUSpace data & signals to understand and protect the Arctic region. Put your skills to the test and tackle one of the three challenges under the theme of Connecting the Arctic.
- Safe passage at sea
- Life on land
- Caring for our wildlife
Join the CASSINI Hackathon Croatia in Zagreb and explore how EU Space data could be used to Connect the Arctic and protect its wildlife. This hackathon will be a hybrid event, so you can join in person or virtually!
Teams will be presented with 3 challenges which will test their creative skills and imagination from the very first brainstorm. They will use data from Copernicus, Galileo and EGNOS to imagine game-changing solutions and will win career-changing prizes along the way!
€3,000 cash prizes & incubation
The top three teams will receive a €1,000 cash prize. More, the most talented teams will have the chance to be selected by:
- BIRD accelerator for an incubation program
- European Space Agency Business Incubation Center (ESA BIC) of Science Park Graz for an EU pre-incubation program of Space Hubs Network
The top 3 teams across all hackathons will be awarded with an additional +100 hours of expert mentoring.
Excited about the upcoming Hackathon? Learn more at our info sessions and workshops that will equip you with all the tools you need to succeed. You’ll also have the chance to meet other hackers who have signed up for the hackathon and form your team!
The following experts will mentor the teams over the hackathon weekend:
INVENTO will be organising the Croatian Hackathon. As a local innovation ecosystem booster with 15 years in the game, the organisation has a strong focus on mentoring young Croatian entrepreneurs and encouraging new innovation. The INVENTO team has nurtured over 1500 innovative startups to date and has organised events such as local Hackathons and brainstorming events.
This hackathon is supported by the following sponsors and partners:
European Space Agency
Business Incubation Center Austria
The High Tech Incubator
HUKM - Hrvatska udruga kriznog menadžmenta
Lean Startup Croatia
University of Zagreb
HUKI - Hrvatski ured za kreativnost i inovacije