Join The CASSINI Hackathon Italy on 12-14 May 2022!
Use #EUSpace data & signals to build sustainable solutions to global issues while reshaping the travel & tourism industry for a better future.
Put your skills to the test and tackle one of three unique challenges to help create a resilient and digitally oriented tourism industry. Let's (Re)Visit Europe in style.
- Find sustainable destinations
- Experiencing cities and cultures
- Exploring nature with care
The CASSINI Hackathon Italy will take place in Rome (Roma Scout Center -Largo dello Scautismo, 1). Join to explore how EU Space data could be used to develop innovative solutions that revitalise European tourism.
Teams will be presented with 3 challenges that test their creative skills and imagination from the very first brainstorm. They will be using data from Copernicus, Galileo and EGNOS to imagine game-changing solutions and win career-changing prizes along the way!
- €5,000 cash prize
- Entry to pre-acceleration programme (pre-incubation) at ESA BIC Lazio.
- Technological and business development support from Spazio Attivo Roma Tecnopolo.
The top 3 teams across all hackathons will be awarded an additional 100 hours of expert mentoring.
Gain cutting-edge insights from some of the brightest minds in the business
This edition, the hackathon in Italy will be organised by Lazio Innova. As the in-house agency for innovation, research and entrepreneurship for the local Government of Regione Lazio in Italy, Lazio Innova sits at the forefront of promotion and development for the region's entrepreneurial and productive ecosystem.
Lazio Innova continues to provide a range of services and support to help facilitate market access, expansion, training, and funding for a range of entrepreneurial projects. They have also hosted the ESA Business Incubation Centre of Lazio (ESA BIC Lazio) since 2009, making it one of the first ESA space incubators.
The CASSINI Hackathon Italy will take place at the Roma Scout Center: Largo dello Scautismo, 1, I-00162 Roma. You can choose to participate physically (on-site) or virtually (from home).
This hackathon is supported by the following sponsors and partners:
GEO-K, Tor Vergata University, Copernicus Academy
Agenzia Spaziale Italiana
Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata