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Sep 15

Hackathon: Citizen Science meets Societal Challenges

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Are you interested in sustainable innovations in areas such as health & education, climate change & environmental protection, gender equality & diversity?
The #CSHackathon2020 aims at developing (digital) prototypes addressing current societal challenges as well as encouraging citizens to get involved in the process of changing society. Students and early career researchers will develop their ideas in interdisciplinary teams of 4-6 people, supported by professional trainers.
The first-place winners will get a chance to present their project at the Austrian Citizen Science Conference!
Students and young academics from all disciplines can apply here: bit.ly/hackathonsocietalchallenges

What is a hackathon?
A hackathon is usually a day-long (can be 36 hours, 48 hours, etc.) coding competition, where software programmers, developers, designers, etc. come together to build and design something cool.
In cooperation with…
MA23 der Stadt Wien
– Wirtschaft, Arbeit und Statistik
SDG Watch Austria

Universität Wien – Faculty of Earth Sciences, Geography and Astronomy
Österreich forscht – Citizen Science Austria

Zero Outage
Naturhistorisches Museum Wien


The When

September 15, 2020 | 8:00 am
September 16, 2020 | 6:00 pm

The Where

Aula am Campus der Universität Wien Hof 1
Spitalgasse 2
Vienna, 1090 Austria

The Who

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