Hack the Normal - From Africa for Africa
We should consider social progress, economic development, climate conditions, and the environment in all the steps we take in order to leave a more liveable world to future generations. This level of social awareness is essential for living sustainably; but, we must also ensure that we have the tools necessary to organise our lives around sustainability.
Defy, which offers technological and organisational structures that will enable innovative ideas to come to life as well as the projects it carries out to realise its digital transformation vision, organised the Hack the Normal from Africa for Africa Hackathon on 3-5 March 2021 in cooperation with ATÖLYE.
Frequenty Asked Questions
No, Hack the Normal is expecting applications from all around the world!
Projects can be submitted to the hackathon at any stage (idea, prototype, ready-made product, product pivot, etc.).
Applications will be evaluated criteria based on their impact, applicability, and commercialization.
Individuals are eligible to apply to the hackathon, but they are expected to join a team or form their own teams before the event. There will be time allocated for team formation just before the start of the hackathon
During the team formation phase (see the previous answer), teams who need more members can invite individual participants to their teams
Teams can be between 3-7 people.