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Hackathon Border Sessions
28 June–29 May 2017

Big data Collaboration Community Creativity Global challenges Maker community Technology

Are you ready to hack the planet with your unique skills? Let’s join forces to take on some real global challenges! In collaboration with BorderSessions, Hack The Planet organizes a hackathon where you get the chance to work together with the main parties who are improving this world. UNICEF and Oxfam are already confirmed to be present, taking a […]

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Raising awareness:Can we trust data-driven systems to influence our lives?

Big data Innovation Technology

As a result of rapid technological innovation, we are all well aware that business as usual is changing drastically. And perhaps more rapidly than we can imagine. How to innovate effectively and efficiently? All meaningful answers point in the direction of the use of data analytics. Yet, we all worry about its trustworthiness. Data analytics makes everything is […]

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Accountability Hack 2017
9 June 2017

Justice Open data Technology

Following the first successful edition of Accountability Hack in 2016, the “Algemene Rekenkamer” and the Open State Foundation will host a second edition at the House of Representatives (Tweede Kamer) June 9th. In this edition, the challenge for app developers is to portray money flows and government performance in new and innovative ways using open data. […]

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The Hague Innovators winner Budgently:“We help millennials to create meaningful experiences”

Entrepreneurship Startups Technology

Startup Budgently is one of the proud winners of the The Hague Innovators competition of January 2017. We talked to founder Danny Mulders about his plans for the year ahead. “Yes, we were totally excited about winning 2nd prize in the The Hague Innovators competition,” Danny Mulders exclaims. “Of course, the prize money of 20,000 […]

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