EIT Digital AlumniHack 2020

Event Description


The EIT Digital AlumniHack will gather the most skilled web developers, data scientists and designers in our community for a full weekend packed of teamwork and coffee.

This contest will completely take place online on 26-27 September and have different tracks for coders and designers, each one with a different winner team and prize! Additionally, all participants will get a free Drupal 8 training on 25 September.

Read the complete description of the tracks and challenges HERE!


Event program*

Day 0 (Friday, 25th Sep 2020)

  • 19:00 - 21:00: Drupal 8 basics webinar
  • 21:00 onwards: Social gathering, BYOB

Day 1 (Saturday, 26th Sep 2020)

  • 10:00 - 11:00: Intro session 
    • Welcome and opening words
    • The EIT Digital Alumni website. Where do we stand?
    • Introduction to the challenges
  • 11:00-12:00: Optional mentoring: Setting up the development environment and tools, e.g. GitHub
  • Rest of the day: Teamwork
  • Mentoring/consultation room available throughout the day:
    • Craig: UX, Alumni membership and job portal info
    • Davor: Data visualization. outreach & partnerships
    • Jeroen: Drupal, Alumni Foundation and EIT (Digital) ecosystem info
    • Jiayao: UX, visual design, marketing & communications
    • José Carlos: Drupal, alumni events and Foundation info
    • Paul: Data, finance

Day 2 (Sunday, 27th Sep 2020)

  • Mentoring/consultation room available throughout the day
  • 16:00 onwards: Presentations (10 min. max/team) and Q&A (5 min. max)
  • 18:00: Winners announced and closing remarks

*Program subject to change. Check back this page for any updates



Event Date

Fri, 2020-09-25 19:00 to Sun, 2020-09-27 19:00

Event Location