What is it all about?
Inspired by our friends from Estonia & the community of Garage48 “HACK THE CRISIS” is a virtual hackathon organised by volunteers from the Lithuanian government, corporates & startup community.
No matter your profession, we invite you to join us – we need help from experts in all fields, entrepreneurs and professionals. Please contribute your time and skills & let’s solve the crisis all together.
How can you help?
Suggest a challenge
We want to solve the challenges in health, emergency response, social distancing, citizen help, volunteering, education, economy and anything else that you see as a challenge in quarantine life! Submit your challenge now.
Solve a problem
We are inviting all the creators, IT specialists, companies, project managers & everyone to participate and show us how you would solve various challenges through creative production and application of technology.
Become a mentor
We’re looking for super-hero mentors to help the problem solvers! If you’re an expert in any field and want to share your know-how with our teams, sign-up as a mentor. We’ll help you coordinate all the processes and use your valuable time as efficiently as possible.
Become a sponsor
The hackathon is a volunteer effort to help solve some of the challenges we as a community and as a country are facing today. Let us know if your company is interested in receiving more information about sponsorship opportunities.
Join our public SLACK
Challenges & Solutions
SCI-CHAIN: The blockchain platform for sharing lab research and medical data to accelerate work on a vaccine and improve knowledge on COVID-19
In the context of COVID-19 pandemics, the time to delivery of essential data to apply countermeasures and design a vaccine is of utmost…
SPORTERINO: online sports training plaform
All of the gyms in the infected areas are closed! They had to shut down for a month in Vilnius. It takes tens…
CovidApp: map your risk against Covid-19
The spread of the COVID-19 is inevitable, but we need to act now before the virus spreads to incredible proportions, at which point…
pagalbauzsienyje.lt – Connecting Lithuanians Abroad
There are thousands of Lithuanians currently stranded abroad who cannot re-enter Lithuania at this point in time. They are in need of basic…
With reference to the latest situation report by the World Health Organization (WHO), Europe is now the epicentre of the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak….
QoorioApp: beat COVID-19 isolation effects through knowledge on
600 million people are self-isolated at home. Long-term isolation can have profound physical and psychological effects. Due to mental health issues, more than…
News & Updates
How does it work?
I don't have a team. Can I join?
Yes! Please feel free to register as an individual participant and let us know what the fields of your expertise are. If we will have any teams looking for extra hands with your skills – we will let you know ASAP.
When will the hackathon take place?
Hackathon will take place ONLINE. We will announce the full agenda soon, but you can get ready for the main action to take place on the 20-22nd of March.
As this is not a traditional event and some solutions are needed right now, the most urgent cases will be solved as soon as possible.