Date10th of November – Hackathon

            17th of November – Final in Warsaw

Venue : SpaceHUB

Address : Al. Jerozolimskie 181B, 02-222 Warsaw, Poland

Rules of participation : Please read the rules of participation in Hackathon carefully : click to download (PDF file)

List of challenges 

The Copernicus Hackathon Poland aims at development of the Key Intelligent Specializations ( in Regions on the East (Lublin, Lubelskie region), South (Krakow, Malopolskie region), Center (Warsaw, Mazovia Region), and support the teams in answering the local challenges with the means of the Earth observations data.

Below you can find a list of challenges for individual cities. However, if you are interested in a challenge from another city, you can also take it up. If you would like to take up another challenge that is not on the list, we have an open challenge for you.

  • Warsaw:
  1. Safe food
  2. Intelligent management systems
  3. High quality of life
  4. Open challenge

Description of challenges in Warsaw you can find here : RIS Warsaw


Phase 1: Day 1, 10th of November

08:00 – 08:45



08:45 – 09:00


Welcoming Speech presentation of the Copernicus Relays and organizers

09:00 – 09:30


Mr Andras Roboz the EC Representative

09:30  – 13:00


Technical workshop, run by Creotech, Astri Polska and IGIK

09:30  – 09:45


Presentation of DIAS platform – Creotech

09:45 – 10:00


Coffe break

10:00 – 10:30


Introduction to the Copernicus Services and satellite data – (for all participants)

10:30 – 13:00


„BASIC” workshops in the field of acquiring and processing of satellite data + introduction to the analysis – (for those participants who do not have advanced knowledge of satellite data)

10:30 – 13:00


„ADVANCED” workshops discussing the creation of products for specific applications, in line with regional specialization – (for those participants who already have basic information in the field of EO)

10:30 – 13:00


How to pitch to win? How to sell your products? Where to find funding for my solutions? Bring the member of your team, responsible for presentation and marketing to be prepared to present your brilliant ideas in the most efficient way.

13:00 – 13:30



13:30 – 17:30


Creathon, work of the teams on the business ideas. It is your time to work. During the creathon you can meet our experts, design thinking coaches.

17:30 –18:30


Pitches selection of the ideas for the National Final in Warsaw

18:30 –19:00


Jury deliberations;



Closing the first phase of the Hackathon announcement of local winners

Phase 2: Day 2-6, Support week, 12,13,14,15,16 of November

Monday 12th November

Self work

Tuesday 13th November

15:00-18:00 – Consultations with selected Technical experts, the consultations will be provided either in physical meeting if experts are available in the city or my means of teleconference with experts from abroad or different cities

Wednesday 14th November

15:00 – 18:00 consultations with selected by each team business expert. By organized meeting if the expert is in the city, or by means of teleconference

Thursday 15th of November

Self Work / 15:00- 18:00 Review of the progress with hackathon organizer, preparation for the pitches

Friday 16th of November

Self work / 15:00 – 18:00 Final review for all teams

Phase 3: Day 7, Final, 17th of November

Saturday the 17th of November

Final in Warsaw 12:00 – 16:00