Do you believe that we can live in a sustainable society? Are you passionate about coming up with well-rounded solutions to the impassable energy challenges?
Then the 3-staged Energy Year 2020 initiative organized by SOCAR AQS and Texas A&M University is designed for you! The main partners of the event are “INNOLAND” Incubation and Accreditation Center, SUP.VC and Nextstep Innovation Center.
The first stage is the 48-hour Energy Hackathon where the teams of students will be able to design and present creative solutions and prototypes to the specific energy challenge. The final presentations and prototypes will be evaluated by the board of judges.
Top 3 teams that will pass the Energy Hackathon will be granted to participate in the Invent for the Planet 2020 global virtual competition on behalf of the Azerbaijan and the winner will take part in the final round of the competition which will take place in Texas, the USA between March 31st-April 2nd. The transportation and related costs of participation on the Invent for the Planet 2020 are covered.