What is the topic of Citizen Hacks?
At Citizen Hacks 2019, we’re asking you this question: “How can we build a digital future
everyone’s privacy?” Working alongside teammates, you’ll create solutions that respond to
Whether this means designing technology that cares about privacy, creating laws or policies
personal data, or finding ways to promote privacy through education, the path you take is up
Who can participate?
If you’re a student in high school or university, we’d love to have you!
What activities will there be at Citizen Hacks?
In addition to hacking, there will be workshops and panels with leaders in the field of
opportunities to meet with sponsors, and other fun activities throughout the weekend.
Citizen Hacks is
much more than a hackathon—it’s a place for you to learn from and connect with industry
innovators, and other like-minded people, all while exploring the potential of creating
What is a hackathon?
A hackathon is an event where participants use their knowledge and skills to create,
develop, design, and
pitch a solution to a particular problem over 36 hours. They’re open not just to programmers
engineers, but to anyone who’s interested in working together to find answers to the world’s