The Registration instructions
WHAT: A hackathon to identify innovative data solutions for improving transparency and social performance in the mining industry.
WHO: Motivated youth, both women and men, aged 18-35 who meet the eligibility criteria listed below, are invited to apply. Applications are particularly encouraged by qualified female candidates.
WHY: Data science is an exciting, rapidly growing sector with true potential for both building successful businesses and solving pressing social issues. The mining sector in Sierra Leone’s the most important source of growth and export earnings. This hackathon is an opportunity to gain first-hand experience at the intersection of these two critical fields, and potentially contribute to shaping their future.
This event takes place at Sensi Tech Innovation Hub, 31B Spur Road, Freetown, from 16th to 18th August 2022. The event lasts 3 days and begins at 8:30 am and finishes at 18:00 pm, daily. The event is free to attend and food will be provided during the 3 days.