IDEATE, INVENT AND INNOVATE IN ATU-NET GLOBAL TECHNOVATION HACKATHON 2022 (ATU-Net GTech 2022)
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia in collaboration with Asia Technological University Network (ATU-Net) with great pleasure is calling all students to the ATU-Net Global Technovation Hackathon 2022 (ATU-Net GTech 2022), which will be launched virtually on 5th August 2022 (Friday).
All students from ICT, Engineering, Management, and Business academic backgrounds are welcome to participate in ATU-Net GTech 2022. Themed “Harnessing Innovation to Combat Climate Change”, ATU-Net GTech 2022 will be conducted in hybrid mode, of which finalists will be competing at UTM, Malaysia physically for the final sprint. ATU-Net GTech 2022 is a collaborative work with industries and will feature prominent webinar speakers of various fields.
DON’T MISS THE OPPORTUNITY!!
Great networking sessions with students from other countries, learning opportunities via webinar sessions, and mentoring are curated during the 2nd evaluation to help guide students toward becoming the champion. All teams will stand a chance to win CASH PRIZES and the top 3 winners will have special slots to present their winning ideas at the UTM University President's Forum (UPF) on 18th November 2022 (Friday).
Hurry up and secure your spot by 31st July 2022 (Sunday). REGISTER NOW!!! https://forms.gle/TGoWqB7icjZrANk38.
For more details, kindly visit the website at https://atunet.org/atunetgtech2022/.
The hackathon programme is an innovative competition in tackling the current issues that our world is facing, of which selected topics include issues in energy, urban forest and open space, transportation and land use, and water and solid waste management. Students will be assigned into groups with students from other institutions and countries to work on a prototype to help curb the chosen issue. Along with this, students will be prepped with webinars and mentoring to guide them to become the champion.
About the dates, 5th of August is the pre-launching ceremony followed where students will be given a case study by the industry partner, followed by the preparatory webinars and 1st evaluation from September until October. All these sessions will be done virtually until and only then, the shortlisted finalists will be competing physically in Malaysia for final pitch and evaluation. So, the 5 August is the start date and it will end on 18 November 2022.
Until then, we look forward to your participation soon!