Partner Call: It’s time to hack for Health: Data 4 Healthy Recovery Hackathon is looking for solutions to help Europe recover from the COVID-19 pandemic
The online Data 4 Healthy Recovery Hackathon will take place from 18 - 20 June 2021 and will be dedicated to solving the most pressing smart health challenges proposed by European industry. Are you interested in meeting like-minded individuals and becoming part of the solution as a hackathon team member? Registrations are at full speed and open until 15 April! Here is your chance to boost the European industry via smart health solutions.
The 15 April deadline is approaching. Don´t miss out and register here!
Industrial transformation and post-COVID recovery both offer the chance to rethink economic and social models. This requires innovative solutions and tools, which will help European companies and organisations reshape their business models, products and processes.
That’s why this year the Data 4 Healthy Recovery, a hackathon with an emphasis on smart health, will be dedicated to solving this sector’s most pressing challenges. To achieve this, the event will gather various European companies and organisations active in the smart health sector or on the lookout for fresh solutions to boost their resilience.
How does it work?
During the hackathon, participants will try to find creative solutions to some of the most urgent challenges in the field of smart health. The challenges will be linked to
- health data storage and analytics solutions
- connected health devices and applications
- unconnected smart-health devices
- other forms of applications (e.g. augmented/virtual reality, synthetic biology, 3D printing or nanotech)
An initial overview can be found on the challenges webpage. During a series of pre-event and brainstorming sessions before the hackathon, you will meet the challenge partners, learn about the complexities of the challenges, dive deeper into the problems and submit the solution you will be working on during the hackathon from 18 - 20 June 2021.
Who can take part?
Data 4 Healthy Recovery Hackathon is looking for passionate visionaries, developers, designers, data scientists, marketing specialists, engineers, entrepreneurs and industry experts. You can apply as an individual or put together a team. The virtual hackathon will have multiple brainstorming sessions, interesting talks, top-notch industry mentors and tons of other hackathon-style fun.
The project is undertaken on behalf of the European Commission, Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs and the Executive Agency for Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) by Civitta and Garage48.