#DEFEATDAYZERO HACKATHON IN CAPE TOWN

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#DEFEATDAYZERO HACKATHON IN CAPE TOWN

You are invited to participate in a water-saving hackathon organised by Startupbootcamp (SBC) Cape Town and RCS Group, to be held on 9 and 10 February to commission technology from the wider Cape community in a bid to push back Day Zero.

The H2O (Hack Two Day Zero) event will host executives from Old Mutual, Nedbank, RCS, Woolworths Financial Services and PwC to engage with entrepreneurs, students, concerned citizens and local government.

Hackathon participants will have two days to pitch their ideas, form teams and create prototypes under the guidance of corporate sponsors.

By holding events in more than 100 cities each year, SBC supports the world’s most talented founders with hands-on mentorship and access to key industry connections. SBC is known for growing and scaling innovative solutions to modern challenges within the African continent. The cohort strives to solve pertinent issues such as the water crisis by embracing new technology and ideas.

 

If you are interested in participating in the event, please sign up here.

RCS will open their corporate offices in Golf Park to host the event which will be managed and coordinated by the SBC Cape Town team.

About Startupbootcamp

Startupbootcamp is a global network of industry focused startup accelerators currently running 21 programs in Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Cape Town, Chengdu, Copenhagen, Dubai, Istanbul, London, Melbourne, Mexico City, Miami, Mumbai, New York, Rome, and Singapore. The cohort has a track record of generating innovative solutions for Smart Cities.

About RCS Group

The RCS Group (RCS) is a leading consumer finance business that offers its customers a range of financial service products under their own brand name, in association with a number of leading retailers in South Africa, Namibia and Botswana. RCS collaborates with its retail partners as BNP Paribas Personal Finance South Africa.

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9 February, 2018 3:00 pm - 10 February, 2018 6:30 pm

Free

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Start:
9 February, 2018 3:00 pm
End:
10 February, 2018 6:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Schedule

09 February: 15:00 – 18:00   10 February: 08:00 – 18:30

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Organizer

Startupbootcamp Cape Town
Email:
cape.town@startupbootcamp.org
Website:
www.startupbootcamp.org/accelerator/cape-town