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Hivos Green Hackathon


Oct 2019



Nov 2019

Cairo, Egypt
08:00 To 22:00
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#GreenHackathon is calling for all environment and sustainability enthusiasts who want to impact the world and reshape the future of Industrial Ecology, Alternative Energies, and Agribusiness.

The two-phase hackathon will take place in Cairo, Alexandria, Assuit, as well as Online before converging to the Final Hackathon in Cairo. Phase 1 - from 24th to 26th of October- will focus on ideation, while phase 2 - from 1-2 November - will focus on creating rapid prototyping. 

Phase one will take place in all 3 cities, Cairo will focus on Industrial Ecology, Alexandria will focus on Alternative Energies and Assuit will focus on Agri-Business. Know more about each topic here. Natives of the other governorates can participate in any of the three cities. As for the Online Hackathon, only 100 participants working on any of the three topics can join. 

As for phase 2, it will take place in Cairo where winners travel to Cairo for the final stage - transportation will be covered- Participants will pitch their projects and the top 3 winners will win 100,000 LE each. Teams must be 16 or above and each group must consist of 3 - 5 members know more about the eligibility criteria and other related info. click here.

Register here before the 15th of October.

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