Hack4Equality Hackathon '21 - Lesotho & India

Let's code for Equality!

Oct 8, 2021, 7:00 AM – Oct 11, 2021, 7:00 PM

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Key Themes

DesignWeb

About this event

Concept

  • The idea is to bring budding bright minds together and to provide them with a real-world business need.
  • Calling young girls and boys between the age of 16  and 25 to compete in designing a website for early stage startups. 
  • Girls are encouraged to apply!

What does the Hackathon solve?

  • It helps in ideating early-stage Startups’ dream by building a website of use, handcrafted by young minds.

Benefits for participants

  • Accelerating knowledge on HTML, CSS, DBMS, Scripting and showcase their achievement to strengthen their portfolio. 

  • Inculcates Interpersonal skills such as Decision Making, Time Management with importance to Diversity and Inclusion.

Social Impact

  • Promotes UN's SDGs #QualityEducation #GenderEquality #ReducedInequalities #PartnershipForTheGoals

Registration

  • Open for participants from two countries #India #Lesotho!
  • Register here if you are a startup.
  • Register here if you are a website designer (participant).
  • Register here if you would like to be on the Judges Panel to evaluate participants.

Join the event here!

Note: The FAQs are addressed in the forms during registration. For any questions applicants from India can contact a.anushamandalapu@gmail.com and applicants from Lesotho can contact mapharisamaneo@gmail.com.

Learning and Social Media partners: HER Digital Academy, Girls Coding Academy, Women in Tech India Chapter

#womenintech #Google #TogetherWeCan #girls #girlpower #1milliongirls

When

When

October 8 – 11, 2021
7:00 AM – 7:00 PM UTC

Agenda

Introductions
Instructions
Team building activity
Break
Setting things up
Kick off

Speakers

  • Mothepane Tshabalala

    University of Johannesburg

    PhD Candidate IT Management

  • Mpho Ramataboee

    EVERFI

    Manager, Front End Engineering

  • Anish Dev

    Microsoft

    Software Engineer and Independent Researcher

Judges

  • R Surahutomo Aziz Pradana

    Google Developer Expert - Firebase

  • Gaurav Kheterpal

    MTX Group

    Chief Learning Officer

Partners

Women Techmakers logo

Women Techmakers

Girls Coding Academy logo

Girls Coding Academy

Women in Tech India logo

Women in Tech India

HER Digital Academy logo

HER Digital Academy

Basotho Enterprise Development Corporation logo

Basotho Enterprise Development Corporation

Vodacom Lesotho logo

Vodacom Lesotho

UNDP Lesotho logo

UNDP Lesotho

Organizers

  • Maneo Mapharisa

    Girls Coding Academy

    GDG Organizer

  • Anusha Mandalapu

    ASML

    Organizer

  • RELEBOHILE KOBELI

    Lesotho Postbank

    E-Banking Risk Officer

  • Mafusi Ntsau

    Mafube ICT Solutions

    Technical Engineer

  • TUMISANG NGATANE

    Organizer

  • Keneuoe Matela

    Nomvu Institute of Coding

    Organizer

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