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

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

Kyiv,
Ukraine

Virtual

Join the Hackathon in Kyiv!

Interested in creating solutions using EU space technology to support international development and humanitarian aid? The 6th CASSINI Hackathon is open for registration. 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 Ukrainian organiser, the Ukrainian Startup Fund, is organising a special edition of the 6th CASSINI Hackathon! This is your opportunity to access live data, build tangible solutions, and contribute to the rebuilding of the country. The Ukrainian Startup Fund, says:
“Participants have the chance to become agents of positive change, who not only address the proposed challenges but also contribute to the genuine reconstruction and revitalization of the nation.” Will you accept this mission?


Join us in Kyiv 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 Ukraine will win business support packages including:

  • Octava Defence - $4.500 total prize fund and future expert mentorship for the winners;
  • SET University - Micro master's program certificates for the winners;
  • Sigma Software Labs - Personal 4-hour online consultation for the winners.
  • Noosphere - mentorship program for the winner during 6 month period in the form of 1-hour online sessions once a month

Pitch

In addition to these amazing prizes, you'll also compete to get a special invite to present your idea at the Demo Day & Awards Ceremony.

But, just so you know, participants from this location won't be able to take part in the 100-hour Mentoring programme.

Meet our experts

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

Oleksandr Atamanenko
Oleksandr Atamanenko
CEO of Octava Defence
Andrii Gulyi
Andrii Gulyi
Head of analytics at N1.fund
Yaroslav Honchar
Yaroslav Honchar
CEO of NGO Aerorozvidka
Mykhailo Khaletskyi
Mykhailo Khaletskyi
Startup Support Expert, PUSB
Dmytro Khmara
Dmytro Khmara
CTO at MySat
Oleksii Kryvobok
Oleksii Kryvobok
Chief Science Expert of EOS Data Analytics
Vitaliy Lopushansky
Vitaliy Lopushansky
CEO of UADAMAGE
Vadym Pasko
Vadym Pasko
Founder and CEO of SplineCloud
Misha Rudominskyi
Misha Rudominskyi
CEO at Promin Aerospace
Maria Shamota
Maria Shamota
Founder of Run2Space studio
Dmytro Utva
Dmytro Utva
Director of Spacecraft Mission at Dragonfly Aerospace
Daria Yaniieva
Daria Yaniieva
Investment Director Sigma Software Labs
About the organisers

Ukrainian Startup Fund (USF) will be organising the Hackathon in Ukraine! USF is an organisation that promotes the creation and growth of technology startups in Ukraine.

With their vast experience in supporting tech startups, USF will be a valuable addition to the pool of local organisers, promoting space innovation among their entrepreneurial ecosystems.

Sponsors / Partners

This hackathon is supported by the following sponsors and partners:

Sigma Software
Partner

Sigma Software

 
Octava Defence
Partner

Octava Defence

 
SET University
Partner

SET University

 
NOOSPHERE
Partner

NOOSPHERE