DigiEduHack gathered more than 1700 participants solving 60 challenges simultaneously during 24 hours, in 21 countries in Europe, Africa, Asia, South and North America.
Europe, Africa, Asia, South and North America – DigiEduHack happened all over the world in simultaneous 24-hour events on 3-4 October, 2019. We asked some of our DigiEduHack six questions prior to the event - check out their answers below!
As a pioneer in digital education, Aalto University hosted the global DigiEduHack main event in Finland.
WHAT IS DIGIEDUHACK?
The aim of DigiEduHack is to identify key challenges for education in the digital age and co-create innovative solutions. More than 50 DigiEduHack events will be arranged simultaneously in Europe and beyond, in collaboration with local host organizations.
During the 24h events, multidisciplinary teams of educators, students and innovators will get together to develop solutions.
SETTING THE CHALLENGE
Invite the people who matter to you: your students, teachers, educators and staff, partners from companies and start-ups or any other stakeholders you want to work with. Choose a specific digital education challenge that is relevant for you and engage your team in envisioning ideas and designing solutions for it.
COMING UP WITH SOLUTIONS
On 3 October 2019, tap into your hackers’ creative minds and come up with solutions in an intense Hack. Get peer support and connect with amazing people working on similar challenges from all around Europe.
BEYOND THE HACKATHON
The work doesn’t stop after the Hack. Play an active role to bring innovation in education and become part of a Europe-wide community envisioning the future of education in a digital age. In a final global award contest, the teams with the best solutions will be awarded 5000 euros each.