A hackathon is an event that brings together experts and creates a collaborative environment for solving a certain problem. While the majority of hackathons revolve around computer programming and IT, many other industries follow suit. The word hackathon is a combination of “hack” and “marathon.” So, essentially it’s a marathon for hackers. But, in this case, hackers are exploratory computer programmers.
ICT for Kosovo’s Growth organized the Hackathon event in Prizren, where participants were divided into small teams, they were tasked to built out of the box solution around a common theme. At the end the products were judged by a jury on a diferent criteria such as originality , presentation and technical skills.