The two most important movers for improving rakyat’s lives at scale are technology and government. MYHackathon will put them together – and with YOUR skills and ideas!
MYHackathon is a PENJANA programme that will bring technology and digitalisation to government services to improve the delivery of key public services to the Rakyat that can re-energize the economy under these “New Normal” conditions.
The Inaugural MYHackathon is happening in Kuala Lumpur!
If you have the vision, courage and determination to make a difference – JOIN US !
Prihatin Rakyat is the theme for the inaugural hackathon. The focus is to develop digital solutions that can provide immediate assistance to the needy, the challenged, the urban poor and senior citizens.
Prihatin Rakyat theme has 5 problem statements that are faced by government services. Your job is to “hack” the problems and provide a well-thought solution.
To ensure target groups, recipients and beneficiaries receive timely assistance
Saturday, 26 Sept 2020
Problem Statements are released
Kuala Lumpur Hackathon Launch:
With Coach assignment, Ideation Workshop and panel sessions.
Venue: The Dome, Level 4
TM Convention Centre
Time: 8.30am to 5.30pm
Sunday, 4 Oct 2020
Until Thursday, 8 Oct 2020
[All Online/Remote] Sessions:
Work on your ideas, solution and presentation materials.
Attend online webinars.
Get help from mentors and coaches.
Submit your project (if you are ready)
Friday, 9 October 2020
Last day for ‘Prihatin Rakyat’ project submissions
Deadline: 11pm on 9 October 2020
Submissions is via online platform.
Any submissions received AFTER 11pm on 9 October 2020 – will be automatically rejected.
Saturday, 10 Oct 2020
Until Sunday, 11 Oct 2020
All submissions will be evaluated and shortlisted.
The Top10 from Sprint and Top10 from Marathon categories will be announced as Finalists.
Will be notified.
Monday, 12 October 2020
Top 10 finalists for each Sprint and Marathon categories respectively.
All shortlisted finalists will e notified via phone call. The general public can lookout for the results via MYHackathon website and Social Media.
These dates and programmes are important to those who have been shortlisted as MYHackathon Kuala Lumpur Finalists. They comprise of the Top 10 teams for Sprint category and the Top 10 teams for Marathon category.
Tuesday, 13 October 2020
Advanced Coaching & Mentoring
Sharpen up your presentation & solutions.
Cleanup your presentation and solution or demo/prototype.
Clear you next 2 days schedule & get ready to attend both the Bootcamp Day & Final Pitch Day – all sessions is FULLY ONLINE via Zoom!
Sunday, 15 November 2020
Time: 8.30am – 5.00pm
The bootcamp consists of 3 parts:
i. Content: Crafting your deck, pitch, and storytelling.
ii. Pitch-Coach: pitching to a coach and get feedback.
iii. Scheduled Dry Run: Every team will conduct a scheduled dry run with the production team to ensure a smooth final.
Get 1-1 technical coaching and pitching coaching
Monday, 16 November 2020
Final Pitch & Winners Announcements Day
Time: 8.00am – 5.00pm
Your time to shine!
Pitch your ideas and solutions to a panel of judges headed by CRADLE.
Winners will be announced by 3.30 pm on the same day!
Eligibility criteria here
For every MYHackathon, only Team Member 1 (Team Leader) that needs to register for each team. We strongly suggests anyone who wishes to participate to form a team of minimum 2 persons & maximum 5 persons. Only then the Team Leader should register to the MYHackathon online registrations portal.
Companies can also enter MYHackathon with their staffs & management as members of the team. Just nominate minimum 2 persons & maximum 5 persons to enter the MYHackathon program.
Companies are also allowed to sent in more than 1 team for every MYHackathon, provided the team leader & team members is not the same, as 1 person is only allowed to register in 1 team for every MYHackathon.
Deadline for MYHackathon Kuala Lumpur:
– Online Registration Close: 5pm, 3 October 2020
– Registration link here: register.myhackathon.com.my