Out of all these amazing ideas, our jury has highlighted the following 7 projects. Each Highlight team based in Switzerland has been awarded CHF 1'000 to continue their projects
Different roles for diverse human beings
Do you want to work together with others on a creative solution for a current challenge in the context of the Corona crisis and make a meaningful contribution to society? Are you a motivated citizen, a creative, a problem-solver or a programmer? Do you have internet access and an email address? And understand English? Then register now and get actively involved!
To support the participants on their way to the ingenious solution against Covid-19, we are looking for volunteer mentors for the online Hackathon with expertise in Design Thinking & Creativity Methods, IT, Data, Web Design & Multimedia, Business Model, Presentation & Pitching. Further fields of expertise will follow.
Please find the programme below. Participants can also browse the event timeline.
PROGRAMME READING AID
Hacking Time and Support - work on your challenge within your team; we offer mentoring & support
Highly recommended sessions - don't miss out on these programme slots; the organisational team will use these slots to transmit important information regarding the Hackathon programme
Optional Sessions - these slots offer inspirational insights, practical inputs or technical support to develop the best possible solution. Attendance is optional
Optional fun & energizers - this Hackathon is also about having a great time together; tune in to these slots and have fun - you can also invite your friends; the access to the live stream is public and free!
This is what people said about #Versusvirus!
"Many thanks to the organizers for this tour de force!"
"Was a pleasure! We need more of this, a lot more!"
"It really was a pleasure... and yeah... somehow it is quite sad, that the weekend is over..."
"Thank you for the organization, it was my first hackathon and a great experience."
"I am really impressed about the optimism, spirit, creativity as well as the chaos - amazing, congratulations to the orga team and also the mentoring leads. My deep respect to all the teams that delivered as promised."
"The last 48h felt like a Master, Thesis & Internship together. From transnational policy making to ClimateAction. Thanks VersusVirus for this amazing challenge."