The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is collaborating with Quintessence Consulting, e-Caribbean and other partners to spearhead an OECS Business Solutions Think Tank and Hackathon.
The Business Solutions Think Tank and Hackathon will be held over the period August 14th-15th.
It will bring together youth, teachers, business owners, business associations’ representatives, IT technocrats, and business professionals from across the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) via videoconference to brainstorm and develop and produce real functioning IT application solutions to challenges faced by the private and public sectors.
The organizers view this forum as another step towards the vision of developing an entrepreneurial, innovative, competitive and technologically transformed business sector.
The winner of the Best Hackathon app will be awarded EC$3,500, 2nd Place – EC$2,500; and 3rd Place – EC$1,000.