If you care about food, no matter if it’s due to ecological, health, social or gourmet reasons, this is the place to be!

At the «Open Food Data Hackdays» diverse food-interested actors, including big data specialists, software engineers, nutrition experts, farmers, app designers, students and entrepreneurs, are united. This potential is combined with publicly available data on the production, movement, consumption and impact of food, in order to enable groundbreaking projects.

Please visit https://food.opendata.ch for more information.


Open Food Hackdays Feb 2018

February 16 - 17, 2017 at alte Markthalle in Basel

If you care about food, no matter if it’s due to ecological, health, social or gourmet reasons, this is the place to be!

At the «Open Food Data Hackdays» diverse food-interested actors, including big data specialists, software engineers, nutrition experts, farmers, app designers, students and entrepreneurs, are united. This potential is combined with publicly available data on the production, movement, consumption and impact of food, in order to enable groundbreaking projects.

Please visit https://food.opendata.ch for more information.


Open Tourism Data Hackdays

October 27 - 28, 2017 Arosa

On the 27. - 28. October 2017 at our hackathon in Arosa we explored the topic of innovation in and the future of #opentourism. Please visit tourism.opendata.ch for more information.


Hackons l'éducation!

May 19, 2017 Sierre - Techno-Pôle (Salle Capella)

Le vendredi 19 mai 2017 aura lieu à Sierre au TechnoPôle (Espace Mérope, TP 10) pendant toute une journée un hackathon sur les nouveaux outils pédagogiques. Cette journée sera l’occasion pour des professionnels de la pédagogie de venir proposer des challenges et de développer des prototypes de solutions en étant accompagnés par des développeurs, des designers et des curieux de tous bords. Les résultats, incluant des prototypes techniques ainsi que des vidéos présentant le fonctionnement de chaque solution, pourront être communiqués et réutilisés par la suite selon les besoins. Plus d'infos ...

Am Freitag, dem 19. Mai 2017 organisiert das Institut für Wirtschaftsinformatik der HES-SO Valais-Wallis einen Hackathon zum Thema “Pädagogik” in Siders. Diese interdisziplinäre Veranstaltung stellt die Innovation ins Zentrum und bringt Pädagogen, Informatiker, Designer und andere Interessierte zusammen. Es ist das Ziel, das Prototypen und Tools zur Unterstützung der Pädagogik entwickelt werden. Weiter lesen ...


Open Data Day Zurich

March 4, 2017 University of Zurich

Can you imagine ways to improve public transport in your city? Do you know or wish to learn how to wrangle, analyse, visualize or communicate with data? Join our upcoming hackathon in Zürich, meet people from the open data community on occasion of Open Data Day - and make an impact together on all the ways we get around!


Open Food Hackdays 2017

February 10 - 11, 2017 Lausanne & Zurich

The Business Innovation food.opendata.ch program supports creative, entrepreneurial and scientific projects in the area of food and nutrition data on their way from the first idea to market readiness by providing new open data, intense coaching and mentorship, and financial support.

On 10/11 February 2017 we invite around 200 software developers, engineers, designer, nutritionists, civil servants, and entrepreneurs to jointly develop new solutions for a transparent, efficient, and innovative food industry based on open data.

Join and be part of this movement!


The Climathon

October 28 - 29, 2016 Impact Hub Zürich

Climathon is a global 24-hour Hackathon which will take place simultaneously in more than 50 cities around the world on 28 October 2016. The word "hack" is used to describe how multiple technologies can be used together in a new and innovative way, which is what we will be doing during Climathon Zurich.


Hack for Ageing Well

September 25 - 26, 2016 St. Gallen

A two-day event for developing ideas in a creative, interdisciplinary environment: with a focus on teamwork, design thinking and prototyping. We look forward to seeing you at Startfeld St.Gallen, Switzerland on September 25 and 26, 2016.


Open Energy Data Hackdays

April 8 - 9, 2016 Innertkirchen and Mont-Crosin

To make open energy data, we are going up to the sources of sustainable energy. Developers and designers, data scientists and app producers, experts and amateurs, entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs, concerned citizens and data journalists - we will collaborate as individuals to address urgent energy problems and create critical insights.