Frequently Asked Questions

Who can apply?

Teams of 3 to 7 members made up of at least 1 SME can apply. The SME must be registered in Kuwait. We strongly encourage forming multidisciplinary teams.

Do I have to select one challenge to apply for?

Your solution has to be relevant to one of the challeneges: overcoming supply chain vulnerability or new innovative business ideas for health services.

What are the deliverables for the hackathon?

Visuals, diagrams, pictures, and/or maximum 7 minute video are recommended. Participants are encouraged to look at the selection criteria for both challenges to adapt submissions accordingly.

Does participating in the hackathon require a specific educational background?

Not really, all you need is to have a skill that is required to build a prototype in 5 days that could, later on, be turned into a feasible, scalable, working solution relevant to the hackathon challenges.

What is the duration of the hackathon?

The hackathon will be 5 days.