Accounting Innovation Challenge 2019

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Update: All our tickets are completely SOLD OUT. Please drop us an email at hq[at]codefor.asia if you are no longer able to make it or if you believe that you really need to be at the hackathon!

$10,000 SGD in cash to be won at Accounting Innovation Challenge 2019! Make change happen in a hackathon for the world's oldest industry.

Singapore Accountancy Commission and Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants are calling for participation in Accounting Innovation Challenge 2019.

We welcome accountants, designers, developers, entrepreneurs, professionals and students from all walks of life, regardless of experience or profession. As long as you would like to make a difference and see your idea go from prototype to real impact, this is the place for you. You can come as a team with your friends or form a team on the spot with like-minded peers. Come make new friends, learn something new and create the future of accounting today.

What is the Accounting Innovation Challenge?
It is a hackathon where you will be challenged to create innovative solutions to real problems in the accounting industry.

Important Dates & Locations:
26 September (6.30pm-8.30pm) [Optional] [Sold out] - Want to find out more about the Accounting Innovation Challenge? Join us at the Pre-hackathon Info-Session. Find out what you can expect at the region's one and only accounting hackathon and what you can get out of it when you take part. You will also get to understand the current trends and challenges in the accounting industry, as well as meet our sponsors and other like-minded innovators.
Location - 60 Cecil Street, ISCA House, Level 3, Room 2 Singapore 049709

4 October (5pm-9pm) [Sold out] - Come to learn more about Challenge Statements and get feedback on your ideas. Most importantly, you can form your hackathon dream team and get ready to work together to unleash an innovation!
Location - IMDA Pixel Studio, 10 Central Exchange Green, Singapore 138649

5 October (9am-6pm) [Sold out] - Gather to embark on the hackathon. We will have hands-on workshops and on-site mentors so you can bring your ideas to fruition. You will have additional time after this day to work on your prototype off-site. All submissions should be submitted by 14 October 2359hrs.
Location - IMDA Pixel Studio, 10 Central Exchange Green, Singapore 138649

26 October - Announcement of Finalist teams who will have the opportunity to attend additional personalised workshops to refine project pitching skills on 2 November.

8 November (12noon-6pm) - Finals Day where all finalists will come together to pitch their ideas to the judges. Winners will be decided and announced on the day, followed by an intimate networking session with industry professionals.
Location - TBC

Benefits:

  • A total cash pool of of $10,000 SGD to be won
  • Opportunity to pitch in front of a $2.34 billion industry
  • Learn and apply new skills with a community

More Information:

For terms and conditions, FAQs and more information, please refer to http://accountinghack.sg

Updates
  • Venue Address was changed to "10 Central Exchange Green, Singapore 138649". Orig#478915 2019-10-02 10:31:19
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Sep 26 - Nov 8, 2019
[ Thu ] - [ Fri ]
6:30 PM - 6:00 PM SGT
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Venue
26 Sep (ISCA House), 4-5 Oct (IMDA PIXEL Studio), 8 Nov (TBC)
Tickets
Pre-hackathon Info Session FULL
Hackathon FULL
Venue Address
10 Central Exchange Green, Singapore 138649 Singapore
Organizer
Code for Asia Society Ltd.
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