The Alternate Future Summit 2020

Portugal, Ukraine
7-14 Aug 2020
Welcome To

The Alternate Future Summit Seminar 2020

Come and participate in a hackathon to ‘Solve global challenges’ and ‘define the future’. The summit is an initiative designed to encourage developers, start-ups, technologists, and corporate management to unite and develop solutions that'll help large scale recovery and define future.
Join us from August 7 - 14 (12 pm CET)

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Let's define the future we want to be in!

Problem Statements to address in Hackathon

    • 1. PDS (Public distribution system)

    • Public distribution system for poor and needy. This could be around food, medicines or any other basic essential supplies
    • 2. Recognising the frontline warriors

    • Recognising the frontline warriors that have emerged in the shape of healthcare workers, policemen, government officials and others
    • 3. Social & Political Cohesion

    • It is about supporting quarantined or self-isolated people to remain safe and sane. It also addresses and scale a range of social and political initiatives to support citizens as such, communities, democracy, EU values and fundamental rights.
    • 4. Virtual education platforms/gaming education platforms

    • Impact on Education and new solutions aiming at Learning-Continuity. Solutions for making digital education easier, engaging and equal for all.
    • 5. Setting up for Post Covid Recovery Jobs/Financial Systems/Al/Healthcare

    • Solutions aimed at near term recovery from the impact of COVID19 in a post crisis era and the new normal



Martin Sutherland

Global Director - People Tree
Group, Author Talent Talker

João Barbosa

Dynargie CEO and Dynargie Portugal and Dynargie Spain Country Manager

Brett Mulder

COO Peopletree Group - Talent
Analytics Thought Leader and Futurist

Michael Brodie

CEO at OurNet LDA

Ekaterina Tsaranok

Founder - Modern Education
& Research Institute

Nikolaos Stergiannis

Head of Account Managers at EUvsVirus, Co-Founder and CEO at ELNIKO SPRL, PhD Researcher at VUB and Von Karman Institute

Renata Petrevska Nechkoska

Asst. Prof. Dr. UKLO MK & PostDoc UGENT
BE, Manager EUvsVirus, EC Evaluator,
WBAA Research Head

Andrea Biancini

Education and R&D Director | National Digital Expert Enaip Lombardia Foundation and Reti SpA

Luca Agostino

Professeur de Mathematiques at Lycee International de St. Germain-en-Laye

Jose Alexandro Acha Gomes

Tecnico administrativo na Universidade Federal Fluminense

Christian Friedl

Corporate Edupreneur | Senior Lecturer | Project Coordinator

Dmitri Zaitsev

Mathematics Professor & Fellow, Trinity College Dublin; Academic Mentor &
Partner #EUvsVirus

Karolina Bolesta

New York University | President of the Board at SGH Students'​ Association for Computer Science

Otito Dosumu

Digital & Deep Tech Manager at Building Global Innovators | PhD Economics Candidate at ISCTE-IUL | Fellow @ Included VC

Caitlin Hafer

Performing artist putting those skills to use in the business sphere

Bacely YoroBi

Product Manager | Inclusive Growth Designer | Podcaster

Ioanna Elabd

Participatory Innovation Architect, Strategist, Mentor & Workshop Facilitator @Wabi & Sabi

Gabriella Marcelja

CEO @SIRIUS | Techstars SW Leader | Startup Grind Director | EUvsVirus Mentor & Partner | Innovation & Conflict Analyst

Rui Coutinho

Executive Director (Innovation and Growth) na Porto Business School

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Technology Partners

Organizational Partners

Community Partners


One Hackathon is open to the Students, technologist, freelancers and professional developer community.
The organizing team will approve and confirm your participation. Shortlisted teams will receive a confirmation email and it will reflect on user dashboard.
There is no participation fee.
The entry should be functional for review by the judges.
Yes, you are required to submit a prototype. If you use any database like SQL Server or PostgreSQL you can also submit a database dump along with your submission.
Yes, you are required to submit a prototype. If you use any database like SQL Server or PostgreSQL you can also submit a database dump along with your submission.