Baku, 31 March 2020 – Baku, 30 March 2020: The Ministry of Transport, Communication and High Technologies of Azerbaijan, and the United Nations Development Programe and SUP.VC are organizing a global virtual hackathon on 10-12 April 2020 to crowdsource tech solutions to help people cope with the coronavirus pandemic.
What will the hackathon look like?
It’s fully virtual – from the initial call for ideas to the selection and deployment of prototypes and solutions.
It starts with a call inviting all developers, innovators, companies, NGOs and any active community members to offer tech ideas and solutions to help improve people’s lives during this crisis.
Deadline for applications: 9 April 2020
A total of three prizes will be awarded: 5,000 USD for first place, 3,000 for second place and 2,000 USD for third place.
For more information, visit: www.hackcov19.com
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