HDB Cool Ideas Hack 2020 aims to challenge innovators from all walks of life to come together and develop technology-enabled solutions that encourage smart and sustainable living in HDB estates. This year, we are bringing HDB Cool Ideas Hack 2020 online, so you can participate from the comfort of your home to create solutions for "Myself", "My Home" & "My Neighbourhood".
Innovate and create a solution to improve your lifestyle, and for others like you.
Think out-of-the-box to enhance the HDB living experience for your family and loved ones.
Devise a plan to develop, and contribute to the vision of better living for your HDB neighbourhood.
Selected teams from the HDB Cool Ideas Hack 2020 will be shortlisted to move on to the 4-week Pre-Accelerator programme. The Pre-Accelerator is designed to help teams from the HDB Cool Ideas Hack 2020 build their business models, validate and implement their solutions, find product-market fit, and bring their ideas to life with guidance and mentoring from global leaders and partners.
Check out the schedule below to get a glimpse of what to expect at HDB Cool Ideas Hack 2020.
HDB Cool Ideas Hack is for innovators, budding entrepreneurs and change-makers who are just starting out and testing ideas! We welcome participants of all ages and industries, as long as you are passionate about designing smart and sustainable solutions for Heartlands of Tomorrow.
Individuals with coding and programming expertise, who can build tech and software prototypes.
Individuals with business development instincts, who are resourceful and strong communicators, great at devising business strategies, and and have the know-how to get a startup off the grounds.
Individuals with design skills and strong sense of aesthetics, who can execute UI/UX design, and create user-centric products.
Shortlisted teams from HDB Cool Ideas Hack 2020 would move on to the 4-week Pre-Accelerator programme where they get the opportunity to receive support from StartupX, work with HDB partners and bring the ideas to life.
7 Aug 2020
8 Sep 2020
15 Sep 2020
17 Sep 2020
18 Sep - 20 Sep 2020
5 Oct - 1 Nov 2020
3 Nov 2020