10 innovative coronavirus solutions created during online hackathons8 May, 2020
There has been a flurry of activity online recently related to online coronavirus themed hackathons. What’s wonderful is the cross-border collaboration seen between remote participants, each bringing their experience to the table and working together ‘virtually’ to offer solutions to the only pandemic many of us in Europe have seen in our lifetimes.
But what happens after the hackathon is over? With such a buzz of excitement before, we often hear less than a whisper after the event has closed. With this in mind, we wanted to spotlight some of the useful innovations that have come out of these online events and re-activate support for their continuity. Below we’ve featured concepts which have signs that they are realistically being developed by existing startups, or are in the process of becoming the sole focus of newly formed European teams.