Big Data: Techpreneurs for Good MashUp


After the great success of the Big Data: Techpreneurs for Good launch event, we are now on-boarding data providers, challenge proposals and obtaining additional financial and in-kind support for the Big Data Hackathon.

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Big Data: Techpreneurs for good brings together hundreds of un(der)used Big Data sets of Humanitarian and International Development Organizations (I.O.s) and private organizations (eg telecommunication) with the skills, creativity, and business potential of successful technology-based startups and potential founders of start-ups. In this set of events, trainings and support program, participants – both techies and employees of I.O.s and corporations as well as entrepreneurs with disruptive ideas – will:

  • Learn of each other’s strengths, weaknesses, challenges and aspirations with regards to Big Data.
  • Ideate new business models that leverage Big Data in an economically viable way and if further developed could potentially impact hundreds of thousands live in a positive manner worldwide.
  •  Get support of their projects at Impact Hub Geneva/Lausanne by experienced professionals and coaches coming from CTI, IOs, corporate world and Impact Hub network.



Join us on the 7th of June for the first ever “Big Data: Techpreneurs for Good” event!

Confirmed speakers: Swiss Data Science Center, The Port, Flowminder, Scigility, Exascale Infolab.

Where: Impact Hub Geneva, Rue Fendt 1, Genève 1201

18.00 Presentations of the speaker & Q&A

19.00 Networking cocktail

With the support of CTI (Swiss Commission for Technology and Innovation)

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Event Organizers

Impact Hub Geneva

Date & Time

7 June 2017 | 18:00 to 21:00


Impact Hub Geneva


Updated on 17 August 2017