GREEN Hospitality Hackathon & Innovation Night

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G.R.E.E.N. Hospitality Hackathon encourages stakeholders to work together to find innovative sustainable solutions for the industry.

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Win up to 5,000 HKD 💸 and other prizes by taking part in our Hackathon ♻. Learn more👇🏼

See program: https://www.greenhospitality.io/hackathon-program

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TEAMS

EACH HACKATHON PARTICIPANT NEEDS TO PURCHASE THEIR OWN TICKET (IF YOU ARE MEMBER OF A TEAM YOU WILL BE ABLE TO INDICATE IT IN THE REGISTRATION FORM).

Each team can be comprised of a minimum 3 and a maximum of 5 members. If you would like to register to compete, you can do so as an individual or as a team and state whether you are looking for more members. Each team member needs to register themselves. The ticket to the G.R.E.E.N. Hospitality Hackathon also gives every hackathon participant an access to the pitching event (the Innovation Night).

Who can form a team?

  • Students from any Hong Kong university
  • Hospitality companies and their staff
  • Members from the industry/civil society organisations/start-ups

PRIZES

  • Cash awards - 5,000 HKD (1st place), 3,000 HKD (2nd place), 2,000 HKD (3rd place)
  • VIP tickets to the G.R.E.E.N. Hospitality Conference 2020 for the winning team
  • Gifts from our sponsors and partners for the winning teams
  • Goodies & tickets for the G.R.E.E.N. Hospitality Conference 2020 for all

MENTORSHIP

Each G.R.E.E.N. Hackathon participant will benefit from the presence of mentors who are experts from relevant fields such as hospitality, innovation, entrepreneurship, tourism and more. There will be optional preparation activities 2 weeks before the hackathon that will be shared with the registered participants.

MENTORS

Alvin Li - CEO & Co-founder @ The Kommon Goods

Andrea Springmann - Sustainability Professional & Lecturer @ City U

Kim Smith - Sustainability Professional & Founder @ K2 Business Sustainability Solutions

Naveet McMahon - Co-founder & Managing Partner @ China Money Network & Co-founder @ bakbamboo

Tania Siberee - Associate General Counsel @ HSBC & Co-founder @ bakbamboo

JUDGES

Carmen Ng - Director of  Sustainability @ Langham Hospitality Group

David Bishop - Founder @ Soap Cycling & Lecturer @ HKU

Fredrik Johansson - General Manager @ Hilton Shenzhen Futian

Marco Pellerey - Co-founder @ Earth.Org

Rachel Yan - Corporate CSR and Sustainability Manager @ Shangri-La Group

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PROGRAM

Friday, 22 Nov 2019 (evening)

  • Registration of Participants & Hackathon Kick-off
  • Panel Discussion about Challenges in the Hospitality Industry

Saturday 23 Nov 2019 (all day)

  • Hacking & mentoring session throughout the day
  • Hospitality Innovation Night (pitching event)

See the detailed program here: G.R.E.E.N. Hospitality Hackathon 2019 - Program

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