24 · 26 Apr 2020

EUvsVirus challenge, can you hack it?

General info

24,25 en 26 April

The European Commission

The European Commission, in close collaboration with the EU member states, will host a pan-European hackathon to connect civil society, innovators, partners and investors across Europe in order to develop innovative solutions for coronavirus-related challenges.

Now is your chance to help tackle coronavirus!


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EUvsVirus Hackathon

euvsvirus.org is a Europe-wide online hackathon organized by the most plugged in and nationally connected actors from all over Europe. It builds upon already conducted national hackathons to enable the rapid execution of brilliant solutions.

The #EUvsVirus is a call to action to each and everyone to participate in the fight against COVID-19: Demonstrate unity and share your skills for the common good across borders and generations! Let’s digitally open EU-borders during this collective challenge!

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Benefits

Follow-up
The European Commission, in close collaboration with all member States and the participating H2020 associated countries, will provide follow up to the best projects coming from the #EUvsVirus hackathon through the new European Innovation Council (EIC) Covid platform. Foundations, investors, health providers (e.g. hospitals) will also be part of the EIC Covid platform.

Social Impact
Drive a meaningful project and help your family, friends, neighbours, and all EU countries respond to COVID-19 crisis.

International Recognition
Be part of the solution and get recognized all across the European Commission, the European Parliament and all partner networks.