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24H TO BECOME A CHANGE-MAKER IN SUSTAINABLE FINANCE

Since 2019, Open Geneva has organized its annual hackathon on Sustainable Finance, in the framework of the Building Bridges Week, with the support of Geneva’s leading financial institutions, the University of Geneva and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research.

This 24h hackathon gathers multidisciplinary teams to find practical solutions to concrete problems in the fields of sustainable finance, owned by financial companies, startups, international organizations and academic institutions.

This year marks the 6th edition of the hackathon,
taking place on October 11-12 in the SDG Solution Space in Geneva.

 

WHAT IS A HACKATHON?

Our hackathons are immersive 24-hour events focused on learning, co-creation, and harnessing collective intelligence.

Teams of participants from diverse backgrounds come together to tackle themed challenges. The combination of time constraints and team diversity fosters the emergence of innovative solutions.

At the event's conclusion, each team presents the results of their collaborative efforts.

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WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?

Whether you're a student, professional, banker, financial expert, environmental enthusiast, or simply passionate about finance and sustainability, you have a valuable role to play in our hackathon.

The hackathon is a unique opportunity to collaborate with diverse individuals from various sectors who share a passion for sustainable finance. Get ready to make a real impact while exploring innovative solutions in the world of finance.

Registration for the hackathon opens September 16, 2024.

WHY BECOME A PARTNER?

Seize the unique opportunity to elevate your sustainable finance projects through the power of collective intelligence and open innovation.

As a hackathon partner you will enable your organization to address strategic challenges and drive growth, connect with top talent and enhance your agility in sustainability, finance, and technology.

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DO YOU HAVE A PROJECT OR AN IDEA TO MAKE FINANCE MORE SUSTAINABLE?

We are currently seeking innovation challenges to be featured in #SFH24 - take part in this impactful event by becoming a challenge owner!

The challenges of the Sustainable Finance Hack are owned by our partners, integrating them meaningfully into the event. As a partner, we help you to explore, design and define your innovation challenge.

Submit your challenge on the dedicated platform of the hackathon or contact our team to learn more about getting involved.