Smart City Hackathon 2017-18

Duration: June 2016- December 2017


The main purpose was to come up with implementable digital solutions to reduce the impact of the problems faced daily in city life. The winning team got three months co-working space at White-Board with access to White Board’s ecosystem. Relevant knowledge and asset support was provided by White-Board to solidify the prototype. During the incubation process, startups got 6 months Startup Mentorship and Support from Preneur Lab, 6 months mentorship from IEEE BDS, 6 months IPR and Incubation Support from Dnet (Junction), Funding opportunity of up to BDT 2.5 million from Spider Digital (Dubai), and a funding opportunity of another BDT 2.5 million from the ICT Division.