Naturally, every player in the hackathon will get the opportunity to be apart
of a growing community of thinkers and doers.
Of course, there are some more specific individual benefits too:
Chance to learn more about the Finnish Food+Tech industry
Learn more about startup culture
Make an impact to the food industry
Form a new startup or join a current one
Learn more about the Finnish FoodTech industry and startup culture
Learn how to plan an online event (absolutely essential in Corona times)
Be a part of an awesome team!
Continue developing their concept
Give them a "boost" or "push"
Access resources easily e.g. - mentors
Re-validate concept, acquire new skills and tools to help you better develop your business
Covid-19 is a business opportunity
recruit high quality team members
Great way for international startups to start their entry into the Finnish market
Opportunity to give back to the community, network, and enhance your personal brand
Marketing and Branding
Generally cheaper than physical events
Safer to online physical hackathons
Super easy global reach and a fairly captive audience (We have people checking in to our events from Australia and New Zealand)
Global exposure (online events easily get more international participants and visibility than F2F events