The SoCaTel project has engaged with a range of people who have a legitimate interest in older adults’ long term care services. Over a recent two week period, health care professionals, nurses, care assistants, older persons, researchers and policymakers have collaborated on the SoCaTel’s online platform in 4 countries, to rethink the access to and delivery of health and social care services in the home.
The ideas generated from this innovative collaboration have the potential to influence future development of older persons’ services and now need
to be brought to life !
As the next step, hackathons are being organised as a contest between multi-skilled teams, the winner of which will have conceptualised and developed the best prototype of the ideas put forward.
The challenge is to transform the ideas for service improvements into real, efficient and viable applications!
Keys figures about the SoCaTel Hackathons :
Are you are interested? Find a SoCaTel Hackathon near you and participate!
Registration is now open for free on Eventbrite! Alone or with your friends... join a team and rethink access to and delivery of health and social care services in the home! 500€ plus a contract worth 6,000€ to win!
Be sure that what you create is yours. No one else, including SoCaTel, has the right to use it outside of the competition.
Webinar dates and times:
8th and 9th November 2019
Spain - Barcelona : Everis Living Lab
15th and 16th November 2019
Ireland - Dublin : Talent Garden Dublin City University (DCU)
22nd and 23rd November 2019
Hungary - Budapest
29th and 30th November 2019
Finland - Tampere
31st January 2020
Netherlands - Eindhoven
For more information, please visit the SoCaTel project website