07.09. - 08.09.2018
Hackers, Nerds, Designers, Data Scientists work together with NGOs, maritime experts, AIS professionals to develop & code game-changing ideas. - We will work 22 hours and develop prototypes that can make the difference and change the industry. A jury of experts will donate the best idea and the best implementation.
- Human Rights & Anti Corruption
You can participate as a private indivual, as a student or a corporate or startup team. During the hackathon we also can help you to find co-workers or team members. Beside learning new technologies and working on challenges, we also want you to have fun and make new friends.
Mentors & Experts will guide you through the challenges and will give you the necessary support while you are hacking.
An expirienced group of people award prices for best practice projects in the announced challenges.
With more than 10.000 Euros in cash, our shipping sustainability hackathon comes with attractive prices in different categories:
First Price: 3.000 Euro for the best overall sustainability hack
Challenge Price: 1.500 Euro for the best emission reduction hack
Challenge Price: 1.500 Euro for the best plastic pollution hack
Challenge Price: 1.500 Euro for the ship recycling hack
Challenge Price: 1.500 Euro for the best illegal fishing hack
Challenge Price: 1.500 Euro for the best anti-corruption / human rights hack
French Floridian in Germany building machine learning magic for the Maritime Industry. Former Quant at Deutsche Bank and Applied Math postdoc at UCLA.
Dr. Torsten Büssow
Dr. Torsten Büssow is Vice President of Global Head of Maritime Digital Business Unit (Fleet Performance) at DNVGL. He and his team are providing solutions to improve ships and shipping companies performance. Torsten has joined DNV GL in 2008 and has set up a Maritime Software business around a suite of Shipmanagement applications known as the “ShipManager”. He holds a PhD in decision theory. After a few years at BP he has worked as management consultant at Capgemini, a global management and IT consulting company focussing on logistics and transport clients.
Anders Flensborg is Managing Director of Munich-based Flensborg and Associates , a result-driven firm specialized in business development along the supply chain. The company excels in the Maritime and Transportation Industries and is experienced with capital, start-ups, technology, regional and industrial development as well as M&A.
In the summer of 2018, the company launched a digital replicate: www.flenzies.com
Anders Flensborg has been involved with the creation and early execution of a consolidation concept for the German Maritime Industry involving 11 vessel owners. He was a founder of ocean24.de, the maritime booking engine & disrupter launched during the New Economy.