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AI to Promote Gender Equality


Accenture, Silicon Vikings, Nordic Innovation House, and Vinnova are inviting startups, businesses, individuals, civil society and academics to a hACTathon to design commercial norm-creative AI solutions that promote gender equality. The focus of the hACTathon is to bringing ambition into ACTion!

Arranged by: 
Silicon Vikings
Nordic Innovation House & Vinnova

The hACTathon is focused on six thematic topics: health, gender pay gap, power and influence, unpaid work, education and gender-based violence.  Three winning teams will receive a tailored prize to further develop the solution!


WHAT: Join us for a 3-week hACTathon where you get a chance to:

  1. Hack ideas for commercial solutions with engaged people from across the globe
  2. Receive support from mentors on how to scale your solution
  3. Get insight from leading experts in AI, Gender Equality and Social Innovation
  4. Work with norm-critical and norm-creative innovation processes


WHERE: Virtual attendance at our hACTathon platform Eventornado, open to global audience

Key dates:

  • 8 November – 28 November: Registration is open
  • 29 November: Opening ceremony
  • 30 November – 12 December: hACTathon is open and seminars are run on key topics
  • 12 December: Final submission
  • 13-16 December: Review of solutions by jury
  • 16 December: Final event – winners announced!


Read more and sign up for hACTathon!