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EVENTS AT THE SYMPOSIUM

#HACKATHON

“solving technical problems in new and innovative ways. The approach of a hackathon is very constructive, and young programmers work to solve real problems and  create a useful and tangible solutions during these events.”

OBJECTIVE
To involve youth in the co-creation of solutions to social challenges using science, technology and unique ideation processes.

CHALLENGE
Water Hack and Sanitation Hack Challenge

PARTICIPANTS
30 Unemployed youth with computer science, engineering and programming degrees as well as 5 high- school participants from Nova Pioneer

PARTNERSHIP
Geekulcha, a youth-run agency for young, skilled, creative and ambitious tech minds.

WHY WRC
The combination of water research science and technology enables ideas that are relevant and ahead of the curve.

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PARTNER EVENTS

Information on Partner Events to follow