Online hackathon dedicated to the development of socio-economic measures aimed at reducing the effects of coronavirus

Online hackathon dedicated to the development of socio-economic measures aimed at reducing the effects of coronavirus

On may 22-23, the Rostov region will host an online hackathon dedicated to the development of socio-economic measures, as well as services aimed at reducing the consequences of Covid-19 in the Rostov region. The organizers are the Ministry of economic development of the Rostov region, the Rostov regional Agency for business support, the regional " boiling Point "of Rostov-on-don, the operator is the Autonomous non-profit organization for innovative development of education and science"FIRON".

The coronavirus pandemic has affected all areas of human life: education, medicine, communication with friends and family, work or leisure. In a short time, all social institutions were forced to switch to working remotely, and some businesses were forced to suspend their work. It will be a long time before we can change back to our previous lifestyle, so we suggest developing services that will help us get out of the pandemic painlessly. Namely, to mobilize the resources of the region to reduce the negative consequences for business and society — this is the goal of the online hackathon "Hacknycovid-19". Teams will have 24 hours to solve cases.

The hackathon will be held in 5 areas:

  • Healthcare:

development of measures, solutions, and a set of measures to ensure timely access to medical care;

  • Business:

development of solutions aimed at creating conditions for withdrawal to stabilize the economy;

  • Social services:

development of solutions for the organization and conduct of distance events and the establishment of communication between people;

  • Education:

development of solutions for effective use of the mixed learning format;

  • Free track:

presentation of existing solutions.

Persons over 18 years of age can take part. Conditions: no more than 5 people per team.

Requirements for the results of commands:

1. Brief summary of the proposed solution;

2. Presentation.

The advantage will be a Live Demo of the prototype.

After the end of the hackathon, the winners will have the opportunity to become residents of Rubin coworking for free (1 month), the opportunity to join the project team for the implementation of the solution and take part in the business accelerator of innovative projects and attract grant support for the project.

To participate, you must submit an application on the website:

You can ask questions about participation by phone/What's App/ Telegram: + 7 (918) 512-51-16, Daria, by mail: or in the operator's social networks: Instagram - @firon_rnd, Vkontakte —

Information posted 15.05.2020
Information changed 05.06.2020