The Labzone is one of the areas that make up the TegCampus. It is a competition space, where the participants have a defined time (4 days in the case of this edition) to develop a software or hardware project based on themes and challenges defined by the organization. The Labzone is designed for young innovators concerned with solving social problems and needs through technological solutions.
This year’s Hackathon themes will focus on: Climate Action and Innovation for a Sustainable Future. The Makeathon will have a free style giving the opportunity to the makers to bring surprises with projects that contribute to the technological development of the country.
- National Hackathon: Focused on two themes: Climate action and innovation for a sustainable future.
- International Hackathon: Focused on the theme of Responsible Consumption and Production
- Makeathon: Free
- GECosmos: Launch of the Cansat satellite (drone).
Climate action: The objective of this theme is to adopt urgent measures to combat climate change and its effects. This is an opportunity for contestants to collaborate, rethink, and find creative solutions that help solve challenges related to climate change.
Innovation for a sustainable future: Generate solutions in water resource management, management of contaminated water and efficiency and adaptation of water use for food safety. Wildlife trafficking, indiscriminate felling of trees, as well as poaching, illegal transit and trade and sale of wildlife.
Responsible consumption and production: Global consumption and production (depends on the use of the natural environment and resources in a way that continues to have destructive effects on the planet. The objective of this theme is to provide solutions for sustainable consumption and production (use of recycled materials, use of renewable energy in production, waste treatment in production, etc.)
The challenges proposed for these themes will be revealed on the first day of the hackathon.