IT4Anxiety’s 4th hackathon was launched on the evening of the 20th April at the Trakk, a creative hub in Namur, Belgium. This was the first time that one IT4Anxiety’s hackathons took place in person. This Belgian-Luxembourg hackathon is co-organised by the Centre neuro-psychiatrique Saint-Martin, Namur Europe Wallonie Asbl, BEP Namur and KIKK Asbl. Hackathon attendants include various stakeholders of the mental health field such as patients, professionals, projects holders, etc.
The opening evening began with an introduction of the hackathon and welcome speeches provided by Benoît FOLENS, Director of the Centre neuro-psychiatrique Saint-Martin, Maxime PREVOT, President of Namur Europe Wallonie Asbl, Vinciane de MOFFARTS, the IT4Anxiety project coordinator, Michel DUCHATEAU, this hackathon's facilitator, Marine WARZEE, Product designer at KIKK Asbl and Coralie Paradis, Business Developper at BEP Namur. The introduction was then followed by Michel DUCHATEAU explanations on the organisation of this hackathon.
After the walking diner and the networking, 7 teams were constituted. Soon after, the teams began working on their projects !
See you tomorrow for the second day of this amazing hackathon ! We are looking forward to discovering the winner of the hackathon ! Stay tuned on IT4Anxiety social medias (@IT4Anxiety on LinkedIn and Twitter) for some hot news throughout the day.