NITI Aayog Launches Global Hackathon to Crowdsource Mobility Solutions
The NITI Aayog has launched a global mobility hackathon
"Move Hack" to crowdsource future mobility solutions for India.
It envisaged to be one of the largest hackathons in the
It is focused on 10 themes and open to individuals from all
The hackathon will have an online leg, followed by a
Singapore leg, and the finals in New Delhi.
Move Hack is the first platform in the world which has
enmeshed public transport, private transport, road safety, multimodal
connectivity and new age transport technologies such as zero-emission vehicles
and intra-city aerial transport in a hackathon platform spearheaded by a
India has some of the most diverse problem contexts in the
If you can solve for India, you can solve for the world and
we will help you get there.
The top 30 solutions emerging out of the online leg will be
mentored in Singapore and the top 20 teams from Singapore leg will participate
in the final round to be held in New Delhi on September 5 and 6.
Awards for the hackathon include recognizing top 10 winners
with total prize of more than Rs. 2 crore.
The winners will be announced during the Move Summit 2018,
which is also organised by the NITI Aayog on September 7 and 8.
Rapidly evolving technologies and business models for
delivering mobility services have dramatic potential to transform the global
Mobility that ranges from pedestrian and personal transport
to public transit and freight movement is extremely critical and impacts rural
and urban daily lives.