6th CASSINI Hackathon: Space for International Development & Humanitarian Aid
6th CASSINI Hackathon: Space for International Development & Humanitarian Aid
CASSINI Hackathon Poland
#EUSpace

3 November, 18:00 CET–
5 November, 18:00 CET

Krakow,
Poland

Hybrid

Join the Hackathon in Krakow!

Interested in creating solutions using EU space technology to support international development and humanitarian aid? The 6th CASSINI Hackathon is open for entries. This is your chance to explore important global challenges from a new perspective with people from all backgrounds!

Find inspiration from experts, and gain the know-how to utilise data from Copernicus, satellite positioning and navigation services from Galileo & EGNOS. Embark with your team on one of three challenges centred around the theme of international development and humanitarian aid:

  1. Supporting sustainable infrastructure development
  2. Strengthening food security & access to clean water
  3. Understanding and forecasting forced migration
Get involved
Get involved

Our Polish organiser, Krakowski Park Technology Park, is partnering with the ESA Business Incubation Centre and Polish Space Agency to run this unmissable edition of the Hackathon. Speakers including Michał Chwieduk (Head of ESA BIC Poland) and Waldemar Franczak (CEO, Spectator Sp. z o.o) will offer illuminating insights about the space sector. Supporting the international humanitarian effort is a key challenge for the Polish edition of the 6th CASSINI Hackathon. Will you be one of the people who helps to make a difference?

Join us in Krakow between Friday the 3rd and Sunday the 5th of November to learn how to turn your ideas and our space data into impactful solutions. 

Prizes

The winners of the CASSINI Hackathon Poland will share a cash prize pool of 10,000 PLN and business support packages.

 

Mentoring

The top 3 teams across all competing hackathons will be awarded an additional 100 hours of expert mentoring.

Meet our experts

Get an inside perspective on local opportunities from our expert panel, which includes:

Michał Chwieduk
Michał Chwieduk
Head of ESA BIC Poland
Waldemar Franczak
Waldemar Franczak
CEO at Spectator Sp. z o.o.
Radosław Wierzbicki
Managing Director at Unsung Heroes Accelerator
dr Małgorzata Jenerowicz-Sanikowska
dr Małgorzata Jenerowicz-Sanikowska
Centrum Badań Kosmicznych PAN
Kamil Tymczyszyn
Kamil Tymczyszyn
Co-founder, CTO, spectator.earth
Ewa Grabska-Szwagrzyk
Uniwersytet Jagielloński, Instytut Geografii i Gospodarki Przestrzennej
Itamar Zabari
Itamar Zabari
CEO, Astroteq.ai
Noemi Zabari
Noemi Zabari
co-CEO, Astroteq.ai
Katsiaryna Katrankova
Katsiaryna Katrankova
Astroteq.ai
Ludmiła Frydrych
Ludmiła Frydrych
Krakowski Park Technologiczny
Andrzej Kępys
Andrzej Kępys
GIS Ekspert
Anna Mirończuk
Anna Mirończuk
Agencja Rozwoju Przemysłu
Daniel Starczewski
Daniel Starczewski
UNEP/GRID
Joanna Warchał Beneschi
Joanna Warchał Beneschi
Polska Akcja Humanitarna
About the organisers

Krakowski Park Technologiczny (KPT) will be organising the Hackathon in Poland! Kraków Technology Park has been co-creating conditions for the development of entrepreneurship for over 25 years, one of them being the management of the Technology Incubator for ICT start-ups. KTP has experience with the provision and organisation of various types of events supporting entrepreneurs and start-ups, including acceleration and incubation programmes, events, and hackathons, such as Act in Space for Space and Startup Weekend for ICT.

KTP aims to create a space where they can support for young entrepreneurs in maximising their capabilities for problem solving.

Sponsors / Partners

This hackathon is supported by the following sponsors and partners:

Partner

Polish Space Agency

 
Partner

Absiskey Polska sp. z o. o.

 
Partner

Industrial Development Agency JSC (ESA BIC Poland)

 
Partner

AGH Faculty of Energy and Fuels

 
Partner

AGH Space Technology Center

 
Partner

AGH Faculty of Geology Geophysics and Environmental Protection

 
Partner

AstroTectonic sp. z o. o.

 
Partner

InnoAGH Sp. z o.o.

 
Partner

KP LABS Sp. z o.o.

 
Partner

Orbify Poland sp. z o.o.

 
Partner

Faculty of Information Technology and Telecommunications of the Cracow University of Technology

 
Partner

Spectator Earth Sp. z o.o.

 
Partner

Unsung Heroes Accelerator

 
Partner

Impact Angels Club

 
Partner

Fundation Internationaler Bund Polska

 
Partner

Seed Fund KPT

 
Partner

Foundation Supporting #OMGKRK

 
Centrum Badań Kosmicznych PAN

Centrum Badań Kosmicznych PAN

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