HACKATHON FOR GOOD

▶️ Do you want to offer your talents an innovative and meaningful leadership training?

▶️ Do you want to engage your company in a citizen action with a strong impact?

Big Bloom hackathon is made for you!

WHAT IS THE BIG BLOOM HACKATHON FOR GOOD?

An event which aims to TRAIN TOMORROW’S LEADERS while building solutions to solve concrete SOCIAL CHALLENGES in a record time.

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1 NGO

with a challenge

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35 TALENTS

from large corporations

5 COACHES

in leadership & design thinking

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4 DESIGNERS

making ideas visual

These 4 powerful ingredients are mixed during 2 days of hackathon, where teams, including talents from various companies, compete to find the most impactful and pragmatic solution to a real social challenge by applying leadership and design thinking principles.

THE NEXT BIG BLOOM STARTS ON MARCH 12-13

Want to join a memorable learning & human experience! Contact us

BENEFICIARY NGO: BXL REFUGEES

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Who are they?

Bxl Refugees works on giving back dignity to refugees on their way to another country:

  • A place to sleep
  • Food
  • Clothes
  • Toiletries

Their challenges?

Increase donations to meet temporary refugees’ basic needs such as food, clothes and toiletries, in particular:

  • suitable donations, as 70% of the current donations do not meet the real needs,
  • all year long, not only in winter,
  • by leveraging volunteers support through optimal management and communication.

BIG BLOOM HACKATHONS, A WIN-WIN APPROACH

FOR PARTICIPANTS, A LEARNING EXPERIENCE

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With the support of our coaches specialized in leadership development, the hackathon is an unforgettable learning experience and fits naturally into the training paths of companies.

Because it is A HACKATHON

Participants follow the Design Thinking methodology and work on the 4Cs, the leadership skills for the 21st century according to the World Economic Forum:

  1. Critical thinking during empathy phase
  2. Creativity during ideation phase
  3. Cooperation during prototyping phase
  4. Communication during the preparation of the pitch

Because it mixes COMPANIES

Participants discover the power of collective intelligence and benefit from the richness of diversity without fear of being judged.

Because it has A SOCIAL IMPACT

Participants are fully commitment and embody their company’s social responsibility.

HOW TO APPLY?

The price is 2000 EUROS per participant VAT excluded for the 2-day training seminar + 45’ individual coaching session.

This budget covers all the approach:
✓ Accompaniment of the beneficiary association (about 15% of total cost)
✓ Seminar animation team: coaches, designers, etc.
✓ Logistics: room rental, catering, etc.
✓ Communication support for companies: photos and video

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BIG BLOOM TEAM

The hackathon mobilizes a team of 12 people: 5 coaches, 4 graphic designers, 2 people for video and picture shots and 1 person for logistics.

Big Bloom Team | Yvan Gatignon Founder
Big Bloom

Yvan Gatignon

Founder

Co.Station Team | Beatrice de Mahieu, CEO, Chief Executive Officer at Co.Station
Co.Station

Béatrice de Mahieu

Chief Executive Officer

Co.Station

Adeline Michaux

Sustainable Innovation Manager

Our global partners make it possible

Co.Station Partner | BNP PARIBAS FORTIS
Co.Station Partner | PROXIMUS
Co.Station Partner | SOLVUS
Co.Station Partner | SD WORX