Data for Social Good is a weekend hackathon to promote social good through technology and computer science, drive sustained innovation, and crowdsource solutions to address pressing real-life business problems and social issues.
When: Friday 29th April 2022 to Sunday 1st of May 2022
Where: 107 Projects, Joynton Avenue, Zetland, Sydney NSW
We are bringing together 120+ passionate and innovative technologists to design and pitch data-driven solutions that address specific challenges facing industry today.
Data analysts/ scientists/programmers, management consultants, marketing professionals, design/creative professionals, PR/Comms professionals and students will collaborate in teams of five on a challenge in one of the industries below.
Commencing on the Friday evening with meeting and greeting, networking, team building, strategising and informing sessions, the weekend program will offer workshops, mentoring, keynote speakers, recruitment opportunities, fun activities, and 1-on-1 deep-dive discussions between the teams and industry executives on the problems to be solved.
After final presentations to the judges, the weekend will culminate on the Sunday night with a VIPost-Party - an exclusive, invite-only gathering of our top-tier sponsors, movers and shakers, and special guests to award the prizes to the top teams.
D4SG aims to set a new standard of hackathon engagement and networking to drive best outcomes for all participants and sponsors.
Are you a ...
• data analyst • data scientist • data programmer • management consultant • marketing professional • design/creative professional • or a student in any of these fields?
Why should you join a team at the D4SG Hackathon?
Projects will be judged on the following criteria:
A $12 000 prize pool and additional prizes will be allocated to the following awards:
Hackathons have clear advantages over traditional innovation management processes.
Hackathons are inclusive, agile, promote multidisciplinary collaboration, and have shorter innovation cycles that are better suited to addressing fast-changing consumer demands.
Why should you Partner the D4SG Hackathon?
To be announced soon.