Topics 2019

Our topics selected for the 2019 edition are inspired by friends and colleagues working at Terres des Hommes, gluoNNet, Deep, United Nations and many other NGOs in and around Geneva.

Teams 2019

Four inter-disciplinary teams with about 10 members each had 4 weeks of preparation time with video-conference meetings and a 60 hour final hackathon to build working prototypes and tangible solutions for real-life humanitarian problems.

Global coach entrepreneurship: Felix Stähli – Knowledge transfer: CERN KT





Partners & friends 2019

Our members, partners, sponsors and friends are from international and local non-governmental organisations and companies in and around Geneva, Switzerland.

Our team 2019

Without the enthusiastic voluntary work of our Organizing Team, Advisory Board and Executive Committee we could not work professionally – a big Thank You and it is fantastic to work with you.

Executive committee 2019

  • Ines

    Ines Knäpper

    Co-president &
    Founding Member


    Project Manager with strong background in Intercultural Management, Sales and Customer Service.

  • Karolos

    Karolos Potamianos

    Co-president &
    Founding Member

    Berkeley Lab

    Physicist and engineer working on silicon detectors, currently on the data acquisition for the ATLAS Pixel Detector.

  • Christina

    Christina Andreou

    THE Port

    Junior Project Manager

  • Agnes

    Agnes Jakab

    Humanitarian Advisor
    THE Port

    International HR & recruitment professional. Communication and volunteering enthusiast.

  • Daniel

    Daniel Dobos

    Treasurer &
    Founding Member

    THE Port

    Physicist working on Silicon & Diamond detectors development, integration and operation.

Organizing team 2019

Knowledge Transfer

Entrepreneurship Coach 2019

Advisory board 2019