Green Hackathon:

We're calling all environment and sustainability enthusiasts to help us create a momentous impact all around the world. #GreenHackathon aims to reshape our future with a focus on three main topics: Industrial Ecology, Alternative Energies, and Agribusiness


The Hackathon Design: 

The 2-phase Hackathon is held in 3 Cities: Cairo, Alexandria, Assuit, and Online before converging to the Final Hackathon in Cairo. 

During the first phase, Teams are required to submit a concept note with the business model attached. This business model should be presented through a 1-min pitch video and a pitch deck that doesn’t exceed 10 slides.

For the second phase, teams are required to work on developing an MVP for the product they have developed throughout the first phase. 

Date: 1-2 November

Phase 1 (The Ideation Phase): Cairo: Industrial Ecology

Exploration of clean-tech solutions that would revolve around waste management systems, sustainable production models, manufacturing processes, efficient and responsible use of resources for preservation, in relation to how can the provided solutions create sustainable job opportunities for youth

Finalists qualify to the final phase in Cairo on the 8th-9th, The Rapid Prototyping Phase where the 3 topics are under one roof.


Hackathon Sponsors


£300,000 in prizes




Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Participants MUST +16 years old

Participants MUST be available from 30-31 of Oct. to attend online webinars

Participants MUST be available from the 1-2 of Nov. to partake in the 1st phase of the Hackathon

Participants MUST be available from the 8-9 of Nov. to partake in the 2nd phase of the Hackathon


It's time to think sustainably!



CEO of bariq

Judging Criteria

  • Environmental Impact
    the percentage of impact the solution is expected to have on the micro and macro level, whether on the city, on the country, or globally
  • Innovation
    whether or not the submission is tackling the issue or its application in a new unconventional aspect
  • Feasibility
    the applicability and the availability of resources for implementation
  • Scalability
    the sustainability and scalability plan for the solution.

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