Beyond Covid | Online hackathon

Beyond Covid | Online hackathon

Beyond Covid | Online hackathon

13 to 17th April 2020

13 to 17th April 2020

13 to 17th April 2020

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From idea to execution in one week!

Whatever the maturity of your idea, we will accelerate it by leveraging collective intelligence. We have mobilized innovation facilitators, technology experts, social investors and many other partners, within 1 week, to help you create and scale the most efficient solutions to the most pressing challenges, related to the beyond crisis situation.

1 goal

Solve the problems beyond covid and build the foundation of a resilient country to face future crisis.

Journey

1. Call for
participants

Registration until 10/04 noon
Fill-in the online form and let us know which thematic we prefer to address . If you already have an idea, you will be invited to share it upfront. Once registered, you will receive some guidelines to get ready for this online hackathon!

2. Online
Kick-Off

On Friday 10/04 at 16:00
Join an online general channel to receive all the necessary information. Facilitators will then welcome you in an online room dedicated to your team, depending on the challenge you selected.

3. Innovation
Sprint

Every day at 16:00 from Monday 13th
Connect to co-create and accelerate innovative solutions, with the support of on-demand experts that we will onboard prior this online hackathon, according to identified challenges and evolving projects.

4. Pitch
session

On Friday 17/04 at 16:00
The teams will have the time to prepare a slide deck and pitch their project to convince jury members and receive some additional support to accelerate the project and scale its positive impact

And what’s next?

We are co-designing with our partners an acceleration program to further support your entrepreneurship journey. We’ll do our best to help you build your product, access the market and raise some funds. If you think about relevant partners to join MATTERS, please invite them to join the ecosystem here below.

Challenge

The human crisis we are all experiencing is giving birth to new social and economic issues, but also many potential challenges beyond the crisis.We are facing situations that we were not prepared to, challenging our education, healthcare or food systems. And more problems will emerge after the COVID crisis too! We need to reinvent ourselves!

Please share with us the issues you are facing or you have identified for the near future.

Method

Your innovation sprint will be facilitated by experts. They will follow, all along the 5 days of online hackathon, the following methodology.

Discover

Explore an existing or future problem. Break it down in a few sub-challenges and pick up the most important or urgent ones.

Design

Unlock creativty, generate and priortize ideas of solution based on their feasability and impact on the society.

Define

Think about all component of your project to ensure its viability and scalability by using our impact model canvas.

Develop

Align on your go-to-market strategy and build a working prototype that can be used to test your value proposition.

Deliver

Consolidate all of your work in a pitch deck to convince the audience of your future impact and capacity to grow.

A facilitator will be assigned to each team to play 3 roles:

Collective intelligence

The facilitator will facilitate collective intelligence in the team during the 5 days.

Innovation expert

The facilitator will feed the participants with relevant insights and leverage the innovation technics.

Community manager

The facilitator will screen the needs of the team and help each participant with the technical aspects. 

Speakers

Barbara Trachte

Secretary of State of the Brussels-Capital Region, responsible for Economic Transition and Scientific Research & Minister-President of the CoCoF

Emmanuel Mossay

Circular Economy Expert & Initiator/coordinator of Masks.CoronaVirus.Brussels

Marc Lemaire

Founder of Groupe One - EcoRes- Equilibre

Olivier Rousseaux

Co-founder Covid-Solidarity

Experts

HERE ARE ALL THE SUPER HEROES!!

Alex

Mentor

Alexandre

Facilitator

Antoine

Facilitator

Assem

Mentor

Ayoub

Mentor

Bastien

Facilitator

Chris

Facilitator

Corentin

Mentor

Cynthia

Facilitator

Emilie

Facilitator

Flore

Mentor

Jérémy

Mentor

Jeremy

Mentor

Joris

Mentor

Julie

Facilitator

Julie

Mentor

Julien

Facilitator

Julien

Facilitator

Laurent

Facilitator

Lucie

Facilitator

Margot

Mentor

Martin

Facilitator

Martin

Mentor

Michel

Master of Ceremony

Océane

Facilitator

Olivier

mentor

Philippe

Mentor

Rafael

Mentor

Roald

Mentor

Sebastiaan

Facilitator

Programme

10/04

4PM: Online kick-off

13/04

AM
Homeworking

NOON
Check-point

PM
Homeworking

4 - 6 PM
Team alignment

14/04

AM
Homeworking

NOON
Check-point

PM
Homeworking

4 - 6 PM
Team alignment

15/04

AM
Homeworking

NOON
Check-point

PM
Homeworking

4 - 6 PM
Team alignment

16/04

AM
Homeworking

NOON
Check-point

PM
Homeworking

4 - 6 PM
Team alignment

17/04

AM
Homeworking

NOON
Check-point

PM
Homeworking

4 - 6 PM
Pitch session

Let's sum it all up in a drawing!

Partners

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