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DigiEduHack is a series of online and offline idea-hackathons happening all around the world during two days, focusing on co-creating the future of education at the digital age.

OPEN TO ALL
FREE
FOR ALL
NO CODE SKILLS NEEDED
OFFLINE OR ONLINE EVENTS
 

The expected outcome is to produce ideas and concepts with a high impact on society as well as ready-to-be-developped solutions.  

 


HOW TO JOIN?

 

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PICK A CHALLENGE

You can choose your challenge in three different ways: by theme, by type of event, or directly by challenge. Anyone can join, although some challenge may have specific conditions. Please read carefully the "Rules and conditions" tab in the challenge page. You have your challenge? Great, now time to sign up. 

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REGISTER AS A PARTICIPANT

You need to register as a participant to take part in a DigiEduHack challenge. You can do it intwo ways: either by clicking on the "Join this challenge" button on the page of the challenge you want to join OR by clicking on the pink "Sign Up" tab in the upper menu of the website, and search for your challenge in the drop down menu. Follow the 6 steps of the registration process, and you're in! Welcome to DigiEduHack. 

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TAKE PART IN YOUR CHALLENGE

Once you're registered, your challenge owner is going to contact shortly with the following info: the planning and the main steps of the challenge you're taking part in, the tools that are going to be used. We're really happy to count you in! 

EACH OF THE 3 GLOBAL WINNING TEAMS GETS €5000!



DigiEduHack is a multilevel series of hackathons, with 50 challenges open to participants.


At the end of their hachkathon, each challenge owner will select a winning solution. All the winning solutions are assessed by the DigiEduhack steering group, who chooses 10 to 12 finalist solutions. These 10 to 12 finalist solutions are put up for a public vote on Unite Ideas, a United Nations voting platform.


The 3 solutions that get the most public votes are declared Global Winners, and each team is awarded with a prize money of 5000€ for further development of their solution. 

BE PART OF THE CHANGE

You have the power to change lives. As host, you can propose a challenge that will impact society and contribute to make your community (and the world!) a better place. As a participant, you can contribute to make digital education more fair, more inclusive, more inspiring, more accessible.

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WELCOME ON BOARD!

On the 12-13.11.2020, hosts, teams, participants from all around Europe and beyond will unite to co-create the future of education.
You too can join!

Who can host?

  • Schools
  • Universities
  • Other higher education institutions
  • Research organisations
  • Start-ups
  • Companies
  • NGOs
  • Digital education enthusiasts

Who can participate?

  • Students
  • Teachers and educators
  • Researchers
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Innovators
  • Anyone with a knack for digital education

Join the movement now!

Do you have questions?

DIGIEDUHACK 2020 TIMELINE

DigiEduHack 2020 will take place on the 12-13 November 2020,
in a series of online and offline events. 

JUNE 2020

Host registration opens

Once registered, hosts can start crafting their challenge right away (we provide a full free course)
When ready to start recruiting participants, the hosts create their event pages on this site (no worries, it's easy as 1-2-3)
Host registration is open until the first week of November 2020.



AUGUST 2020

Participant registration opens

Participants can choose their challenge and join the event!
For 2020, there will more online events than ever: you can join and take part from all over the world!
Participant registration is open until November 2020.  



12-13 NOVEMBER 2020

DigiEduHack 2020 is up and running

Events all over the world, online and offline.
The main stage event will take place in Berlin and will be hosted by the German Presidency of the Council of the European Union.



END OF NOVEMBER 2020

Votes are open

The local winning teams are announced.
The DigiEduHack steering group chooses 10 finalists among the local winning teams.
A public vote will determine the 3 global winning teams that will be each awarded 5000€.

 

DECEMBER 2020

Global winners are announced during a global award ceremony.



ONLINE AND OFFLINE HACKATHONS

Online events
Offline events
Blended events
Plenty of
Cities
A lot
Countries
Many
Continents

HOW DOES IT WORK?

For hosts
  • Register
  • Check the themes, start planning your event, get access to our host-dedicated resources  
  • Start crafting your challenge: follow our free challenge building online course
  • Use our online tools to build your event page on the DigiEduHack website
  • Your event is open. Now get participants on board! (we have tons of tools and insights to help you!) 
For participants
  • Find a challenge that suits you and join!   
  • No team no worry: you will find teammates in the DigiEduHack community 
  • Give your best on the 12-13 November 2020, online or offline
After the hackathons
  • Each local host chooses a winning solution
  • All the local winning solutions are submitted to the DigiEduHack steering group
  • The DigiEduHack steering group chooses 10 finalist solutions
  • The 10 finalist solutions are submitted to a public vote
  • 3 winning solutions are designated, each get a DIgiEduHack Global Award and 5000€ for further development/implementation

Partners & supporters

DigiEduHack is an EIT initiative under the European Commission's Digital Education Action Plan, led by EIT Climate-KIC and coordinated by Aalto University. This year the main stage event is hosted by the German Presidency of the Council of the European Union

EIT Climate-Kic | Partner

Aalto University | Partner

European commission | Partner

Federal Ministry of Education and Research | Partner

Hochschulforum Digitalisierung | Partner

DAAD | Partner

TU Berlin | Partner

EIT | Supporter

EIT Food | Supporter

EIT Digital | Supporter

EIT RawMaterials | Supporter

EIT InnoEnergy | Supporter

EIT Health | Supporter

EIT Urban Mobility | Supporter

EIT Manufacturing | Supporter

Communication Partners

EIT Digital Alumni | Communication partner