Cleanweb Netherlands Hackathon
36 hours of applied innovation
March 29-30, 2014
The first Cleanweb Hackathon in the Netherlands
The Cleanweb Hackathon is the first Hackathon in the Netherlands which works on Clean Tech related solutions. It provides a great opportunity to promote yourself and your skills as an entrepreneur, it specialist or company within to Clean Tech movement!
Do you want to make an idea come to life, improve your skill set and meet like-minded people while making the world a better place?
During the event you have 36 hours to plan and take your idea to prototype. You will work (preferably) with a team to build solution on these topics:
Decentralized energy solutions - supported by the City of Rotterdam
Smart transport solutions
You will join about 125 other hackers, husslers, entrepreneurs and students who will work in teams to build innovative IT solutions that aim to make the world a better, cleaner and more sustainable place.
At the venue there will be coaches to assist the teams through the process. The coaches are experts from a variety of backgrounds.
On Sunday evening the teams will present their ideas and solutions in front of a jury composed of investors, entrepreneurs and policy makers.
The winners will be awarded a cash and in kind prize. The specifics TBA.
(program is bound to change. To be finalized 1 week prior to event)
Saturday, March 29
09.00 - Doors open
10.00 - Kick-off by Blake Burris (Cleanweb CEO & Hacktivist)
11.00 - Teams are formed
12.00 - Grab a broodje & get to work!
18.00 - Dinner
20.00 - Power talk (speaker TBA)
Non-stop hacking. Bring your sleeping bag for napping!
Sunday, March 30
09.00 - Day kick-off with strong coffee & power breakfast
12.00 - Lunch
13.00 - Test pitches
16.00 - submit final presentations
17.00 - Soup + small dinner
19.00 - Final presentations begin
20.00 - Winners announced and prizes awarded
21.00 - Drinks
Who are you?
You are a passionate entrepreneur, developer, designer or whiz kid.
You are you capable of developing apps, programs or new products.
You want to help make the world a better and more sustainable place.
Who are we?
We are Cleanweb, a worldwide movement of developers, entrepreneurs, investors, and enterprises large and small who believe that the growing web of information technologies may be our most powerful - and profitable - tool to improve global sustainability, economic prosperity, and human well being. Cleanweb is a meme, a movement, a market, and a living, viral phenomenon - and perhaps the biggest impact and economic opportunity of our time.
To make this great event happen we need some help, and we are getting from these awesome partners:
Clean Tech Delta, Gemeente Rotterdam
Erasmus Centrer of Entrepreneurship, Rockstart Accelerator