Subsaharan Africa - Hack Ur Culture

“Hack Ur Culture” is a platform that brings together GLAM institutions (Galleries, Libraries, Archives, Museums) with creative minds and tech enthusiasts to bring about collaborations and innovations from open cultural data.

On this platform, creatives from various walks of their professional lives participate in the Hack Ur Culture Hackathon!

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Hack Ur Culture Program: Opening, Guest Lectures, Discussions, Closing Cermeony and Awards

Watch the keynote address for Hack Ur Culture by Trevor Stuurman, learn new skills in guest-lectures from Chao Tayiana and Manenga Mungandi, gain insights from our panel discussions, or watch our exciting ceremonies and awards.

Hack your culture © Hack Ur Culture

Challenges, data sets and problem statements

You can now read through the challenges, available data sets, and problem statements of participating GLAM partners. Start your mission and #HackUrCulture.

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Winners © Hack Ur Culture

Hack Ur Culture 2020 Winners

After 3 weeks of hacking, training and workshops, there were 9 total winning teams across 3 prize categories announced as winners of Hack Ur Culture hackathon 2020.

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Social Media Challenge

The African Heritage Highway © Hack Ur Culture


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