Posts tagged as creative industries

Creative industries get the hackathon treatment

Monday, May 4, 2020

From May1-3, an online hackathon brought together more than 300 industry representatives from 30 countries around the world to work together on projects that could potentially address the challenges posed by the COVID-19 crisis. In total, 26 ideas were created during the 48-hour hackathon. At the end of the hackathon, a jury of experts consisting of Solvita Krese, Director of Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art, Dace Resele, Head of the…

Online hackathon aims to help creative industries

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Another online hackathon has been announced, this time aiming to contribute to the future of the creative industries. HackCreative: An Industry Transformed, a cultural and creative industry hackathon, will take place online from May 1-3, bringing together technology enthusiasts as well as creative and cultural industry professionals and other stakeholders. The three most successful projects will share a cash prize fund worth 10,000 euros supplied by Swedbank. “The COVID-19 crisis…