Tag: Hackathon

Space Apps Challenge 2017

Since its inception in 2012, the International Space Apps Challenge, a part of NASA’s Open Innovation Program, has become the biggest global hackathon in the world, engaging thousands of citizens each year across the globe to work with NASA in designing innovative solutions to global challenges using open source data. At Space Apps events, teams of technologists, scientists, designers and entrepreneurs work together to develop answers to some of the most pressing challenges on earth and space using publicly available NASA data.

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Space Apps Hackathon taking place this weekend! We were skeptical about continuing with the original date due to the public holidays however it would not be the same experience if we chose to do it independently of the global community. mLab SA is proud to present The NASA International Space Apps Challenge 2017 this weekend (29th – 30th…
Durban AgriHack 28November – 2 December

Durban AgriHack 28November – 2 December

After the successful implementation of two editions of the AgriHack Talent initiative, the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) is pleased to launch the Durban AgriHack Talent Challenge! This event is organised in the framework of the Global Forum on Innovations in Agriculture in Africa (GFIA Africa) Conference, in collaboration with the Durban…

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Electronics Hackathon

Electronics Hackathon

Organised and Managed in Partnership with mLab Southern Africa and Geekulcha Electronics Innovation Live 2015, the definitive innovation conference for private and public sector organisations in South Africa offering the latest innovation capability essentials and solutions, will also bring you a Hackathon that is managed and organised in partnership with mLab Southern Africa and Geekulcha…

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GAP ICT Finalist Open Collaboration Hackathon

GAP ICT Finalist Open Collaboration Hackathon

Every year mLab and The Innovation Hub play host to a Hackathon dedicated to the amazing semifinalists from the year’s GAP ICT Challenge to help them prepare for their final pitches. The Hackathon pulls on the skills and talent within our community and creates a platform of open collaboration where teams form to support a…

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Want to Hack in Doha?

Want to Hack in Doha?

Al Jazeera is organizing an international hackathon this fall, and you’re invited to apply. We’re kicking off Canvas, a platform for experimentation, with an inaugural hackathon in Doha, Qatar this November. If selected, you’ll collaborate with some of the most innovative minds in media and journalism to imagine the future of news and information. We’re taking applications…

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APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN FOR 10X10 HACKATHON IN CROATIA

APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN FOR 10X10 HACKATHON IN CROATIA

Calling Southern African teams to apply. Go make us PROUD! Hope Grauel, Croatia Jun 05, 2014 GEW has begun accepting applications for 10×10, a global hackathon it is organizing as part of the upcoming GEC2 in Croatia this September. Ten teams comprised of participants from ten countries are competing in the three-day challenge. Designed to inspire and rally the…

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GovHackSA

GovHackSA

GovHackSA  #WDC241 Press Release – May 2014 The #GovHackSA ran as part of an official World Design Capital Event in May 2014 at the offices of 22seven in Cape Town. It was a free, day-long coding marathon for novice and experienced developers and coders to create new and novel solutions to problems posed to #GovHackSA…

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m2work South African Hackathon

m2work South African Hackathon

This past weekend we played host to the South African leg of infoDev’s global m2work Hackathon. We kicked off the event on Saturday morning and spent the rest of the weekend creating concepts and apps to solve unemployment through creating mobile micro work opportunities. Teams pushed straight through the night to get their presentations and…

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m2work Hackathon – South Africa

m2work Hackathon – South Africa

We have been hard at work planning our local #m2work hackathon, 15 – 16 September, and we are happy to share some more info on the South African leg of this awesome 5 country challenge. Partners: We are proud to announce the following partners who will be working with mLabsa to turn these 2 days of…

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