Hackaton SVB | UWV

Event Details

Saturday October 26, 2019 from 8:00 AM to Sunday October 27, 2019 5:00 PM
Eindhoven, Strijp-S
Torenallee 24

About the event

The SVB and the UWV are working on social security and insurance in the Netherlands. Millions of citizens are dependent on us in one way or another. We want to continuously improve our service, including by making use of the latest technical possibilities. That is why we organize a hackathon on 26th and 27th of October.

Website SVB | UWV Hackaton 2019

The hackathon gives students, startups and young professionals the opportunity to think creatively in teams on solutions for issues the UWV and the SVB face. The teams have the opportunity to win cheque of EUR 2.500. In addition, there is a possibility that their product will be implemented by the UWV and/or SVB. Furthermore, the students, startups and young professionals are introduced to the UWV and the SVB as employers, and can network with other students, startups and young professionals interested in improving digital services.

Students, startups, and young professionals are invited to be part of the hackathon. Further information about the Hackathon can be found on the website. Registration is open, if you want to enroll directly please click here.


Data Science

Data Science is an interdisciplinary field that uses a variety of techniques to create value based on extracting knowledge and insights from available data. The successful and responsible application of these methods highly depends on a good understanding of the application domain, taking into account ethics, business models, and human behavior.