Hack with a purpose at the CASSINI Hackathon Finland 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 Finland in Tampere 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!
The winners of the CASSINI Hackathon Finland will receive up to €5,000 in cash prizes:
- 1st place: €5,000
All of the participating teams will have the opportunity to keep in touch with their paired mentors and further develop their careers. In addition, the NSS will provide hackers with swag bags and goodies to help them remember the experience.
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!
You will have a chance to meet these experts during the week of the hackathon:
Nordic Startup School (NSS) is a startup ecosystem builder from the Nordics. As the hub for entrepreneurs, investors, and strategic industry experts, the organisation is bringing the best of the Nordics to the rest of the world.
About the venue
The CASSINI Hackathon Finland will be organised as a hybrid event at Platform6. Participants can choose to join the event virtually or at the venue in person. For participants who want to join the physical hackathon, the organiser will provide accommodation during the event from 5th to 7th November.
This hackathon is supported by the following sponsors and partners:
Startup Grind Helsinki
Laurea Entrepreneurship Society
University of Eastern Finland - CoExist Project