Application for Hackathon

Copernicus Hackathon & Climathon Riga 2018

26th of October 2018

Location: Riga Technical University Design Factory (Kipsalas street 6, Riga, Latvia)

Organizers: Institute for Environmental Solutions, Riga Technical University Design Factory

Main theme: Copernicus for smart cities development and management in the context of climate change


The application is open to entrepreneurs, university students, researchers and professionals in the fields of computer programming, graphic and interface design, marketing, data science, GIS and EO, project management, urban planning, environmental engineering, environmental protection, finances, and other hackathon theme related fields.

The applicants can assign either individually or with a team. It is required that at least one member of a team has knowledge in the followign fields: satellite data processing and analysis, digital image processing, web solutions and programming.

To be better prepared for the hackathon, organizers suggest to apply with a team. Thus, a team can relay on the competencies brought in by each team member and, therefore, plan work dynamics in advance and perform more effectively during the hackathon. Participants who will apply individually will be divided into multi-disciplinary teams at the day of the event. 

Find the Rules of the participation here

Deadline of application submission: 19th of October 2018.

Application on the Climathon international web-page