HackX Jr is one of the first islandwide inter-school hackathon which provides a platform for school students to transform their ideas into reality. It promotes school students to build technology-based solutions to problems they see in the society.
Participants are enabled the opportunity to develop their soft skills and find inspiration to their creativity as well as problem-solving capabilities through this competition. It paves the path for schoolchildren to be introduced to the IT pathway, create interest and eventually assess the possibilities as well as benefits of IT – based entrepreneurship. It also provides a platform for industries to address the schoolchildren, evaluate their potential and benefit from their unbiased and open-minded solutions.
The competition will be held under 2 stages;
After the registrations are closed, the proposals will be evaluated by industry experts and 15 best ideas will be chosen under several key criteria. (Further information is available on the official website)
The 15 selected teams will compete at the Final Event.
Restrictions for the Awareness Session:
All school students interested can attend. (Subject to availability of seats. Therefore please confirm attendance through website) Groups / Individual students must be accompanied by a school teacher from the same school
Restrictions for the Final Event:
Selected 15 teams from proposal filtration can attend.
Further information can be found on the official website https://hackxjr.lk/
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