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Hack & Health 2018

A Hackathon of Big Data and Health

The City of Terrassa (Spain/Catalonia/Barcelona) organizes, together with ConnecThink Innovation and the support of the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC), the third edition of Hack & Health. HACK & HEALTH 2018 offers the opportunity to develop applications focused on improving the quality of life of citizens by making available to participants a set of open and centralized data in the field of health. Hack & Health 2018 consists of a first phase (Webinar) that will analyze the current IT challenges in the health field with the objective of orienting the participants in the real needs of the sector and offering them information on the available datasets, technical aspects of the event and complete teams. The second phase of Hack & Health 2018 consists of the "Hands-on-code" session whose main objective will be to find answers on 3 Challenges:

Challenge # 1 - Impact of the Environment on "Sensitive" people   

Challenge # 2 - Prediction of the level of health actions in geographical areas based on sensorial information and its effect on "Fragile" people

Challenge # 3 - Improve the efficiency of geographic localization of Home Care Services

The Hackathon will be located in the facilities of the UPC to Terrassa - ESEIAAT - developing between Friday 9 November (15:30 pm - 20:00 pm) and Saturday 10 November (09:00 am - 20:00 pm).

More info:




9 Nov 2018 @ 03:30 pm

10 Nov 2018 @ 08:00 pm

Duration: 1 days, 4 hours


ESEIAAT - Campus UPC a Terrassa Edificio Histórico, Calle de Colom, 1 - (Terrassa)

1 Carrer de Colom

08222 Terrassa


Organised by

Connecthink Innovation

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