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.
with a challenge
from large corporations
in leadership & design thinking
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.
BENEFICIARY NGO: BXL REFUGEES
Who are they?
Bxl Refugees works on giving back dignity to refugees on their way to another country:
- A place to sleep
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
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:
- Critical thinking during empathy phase
- Creativity during ideation phase
- Cooperation during prototyping phase
- 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
Want to join? Contact us
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.
Béatrice de Mahieu
Chief Executive Officer
Sustainable Innovation Manager