First Live London/Riyadh Hackathon: Solve the World’s Biggest Health Issues and Win $10k Investment
Registration for the MiSK Hackathon is now open at www.miskhackathon.com
It's a world first UK/Saudi dual-nation event that will bring together the most inventive British and Saudi young minds in a live 48-hour broadcast innovation challenge. It invites participants to change the world by solving world health issues through technological innovation.
A life changing opportunity for young British and Saudi innovators, developers and entrepreneurs, mixed teams will collaborate and create their concept guided by world class professional mentors in a live 48-hour broadcast event themed around “The Medical Internet of Things”.
Teams will pitch their idea to a panel of world-class professionals in the fields of tech, innovation, health and creative business. The winning team will receive a USD $10k investment with full mentoring support to help take their concept to market and change lives.
This first-of-its-kind challenge is open to all young Britons and Saudis aged between 18 and 32 and takes place on 25-27 November in London and Riyadh. The first 400 eligible entrants will automatically go through.
The event is part of a movement to create a new generation of entrepreneurs through innovation, creativity and technology initiatives by the MiSK Foundation.