Hackathons have become very popular in the last couple of years, as it is a great tool for organisations to gain new ideas, spark minds and force break through. Hackathons are an important part of Campus Party and many Campusero’s will work on real life challenges put forward in our programme. But what is a hackathon and how do you participate in it?
The concept of Startup weekend is simple; in just 54 hours, you will experience the highs, lows, fun, and pressure that make up life at a startup. As you learn how to create a real company, you'll meet the very best mentors, investors, cofounders, and sponsors who are ready to help you get started.
Startup Fest Europe has been announced at the How to Get There Summit in Rotterdam. From 24 - 28 May Startup Fest Europe will be a nationwide festival of events that help startups grow faster by bringing together founders, investors, business leaders and developers around specific themes.
In the weekend of 14 and 15 November Eduhack was held in Utrecht and we were there to award some of the winners with Campusero tickets! Eduhack is a 24h hackathon in which several teams with a maximum of 6 persons had the chance to produce a working prototype, based on one of the 14 cases provided by the organisation.