Impact Hackathon Online 2020 aims to create sustainable digital solutions through a 5-day virtual hackathon. The event focuses on helping the country reboot its economy given the ongoing health crisis – COVID 19 through digitization.

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Impact 2050 is a multi-year integrated and innovative entrepreneurial program that aims to catalyze the impact entrepreneurship ecosystem in the Philippines

2019 in review...

1,712

Registered
participants

13

cities

186

completed
projects

300+

mentors and
juries

50+

partners

Program Timeline

What is a reverse hackathon?

Veering away from traditional hackathons where ideas created ends up shelved due to lack of follow through, Impact Hackathon is designed with a reverse hackathon model.

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Mentors

Sergio Arroyo

CEO of Ascendant Technologies Inc.

Aldrich Tan

Managing Director of UXPH Co-founder & CXO of NextPay

Zahra Zanjani

Cofounder & COO of CUBO Modular

Dennis Velasco

CEO of Prosperna

Francis Simisim

CEO of Social Light Inc.

JT Solis

Co-Founder & CEO of MAYANI (www.mayani.ph)

Charlotte Mae Efren

Founder & CTO at MokuTek, UXPH Research Member

Tim Michael

Partner & Head of Portfolio of Machine Ventures

Ginger Arboleda

COO of Taxumo Inc.

Brett Doyle

Founder & CEO of Mosaic Solutions

Anna Marie Benzon

CEO of Stock Knowledge

Seph Mayol

Founder & CEO of Hoy*
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Rugy de Veyra

Co-Founder & CEO of Zeend.com Inc.
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Jesse Manalansan

CTO & Co-Founder of AQWIRE
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Celynne Layug

Trade Representative of Philippine Trade & Investment Center - Silicon Valley

Yana Yoshihiro Yanagisawa

Organizer of Product PH, Co-founder & Director of Product of Salary EX.
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Anton Raphael Orpilla

Lecturer/Researcher of Saint Louis University
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Sheryl Joy Ico

Learning Manager of Sitel Philippines Corp.
LinkedIn

Tzar Umang

Tech Lead of TMDC IT Solutions
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Argelo Royce Bautista

Business Systems Analyst of Analog Devices Inc.
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Rico Bautista

President & CEO of Etiqa Philippines

Johanna Coronado

SAVP and Head of Marketing Convergence, Insular Life
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Filbert Richerd Ng Tsai

Managing Director of UpSmart Strategy Consulting Inc.
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Herbert Joei Bactong

CEO & Co-founder of Burket.Ph

Kieran Martin

Director of Index-Asia
LinkedIn

Dindo Marzan

Managing Director of True Digital

Jason Bruno

Coding Bootcamp Head Trainer of Vivixx Technical Academy
LinkedIn

Kringle Garcia

UX Architect of Globe, Volunteer Lead of UXPH
LinkedIn

Zelle Cuevas

Software Engineer of Start-up in stealth mode

Michael Lance M. Domagas

Community Officer of Philippine Information Technology Organization
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Abdulrasid Hadjirasid

Procurement Management Officer III of GPPB-TSO
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Monica Marie Sadia

Procurement Management Officer II of Government Procurement Policy Board-Technical Support Office
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Caesar Bryan Samareta

Vice President of Sales and Marketing of NutriBoost
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Mark Gil M. Taguba

Procurement Management Officer III of GPPB-TSO
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Patrick Gentry

CEO of Sprout
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Jocelyn Beslig

Executive Assistant II of GPPB-TSO
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Diane Angela Cutib

Procurement Management Officer V of GPPB-TSO

Annie Almojuela

PMO IV of GPPB-TSO
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Art Christian Navarro

Chief Information Engineer of Digital Defenders Cyber-Security IT Solutions
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Katrina Paala

Procurement Management Officer V of GPPB-TSO
LinkedIn

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JUDGING CRITERIA

Both deliberation phases will use the following criteria for judging:

  • Technical Viability/Difficulty (30%)
    Technical impressive. Did the technology involve AI, Big Data, Interface, etc.
    –   5% of the Technical Difficulty criteria will be given to teams whose members have completed The Salesforce Level Up Challenge
  • Business Viability (30%)
    Insightful valuation that this prototype or MVP (Minimum Viable Product) is viable for local business and scaling.
  • Social Index (20%)
    Did the team solve a particular problem? Did they articulate the solution to the Jury Board?
  • Relevance (20%)
    Relevance to the problem statement/vertical they are trying to solve.

HOUSE RULES

Impact Hackathon online team will strictly abide by the rules provided in this platform throughout the whole program.

Read more on this to know:

  • Who Can Join
  • House Rules
  • Judging Criteria

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