Kick-off of Hack Global Goals Platform

Sep 21, 2018 | High Tech Campus 1 Eindhoven, Grand Cafe the Color Kitchen

Hack Global Goals Platform

There is a need for urgent actions if we want to reach successfully the 17 global goals for 2030, set by the UN in 2015. We need clear action at global and local levels where multi-organizational and multi-generation coalitions work for the same purpose.


In the Eindhoven region, a coalition of companies, start-ups and civil society has created the Hack Global Goals Platform. An organizationthat is committed to making a contribution to these Goals by leveraging on the city’s most successful resources: the development of top-technology and the expertise and passion of its international people (the millennials). Talented people of Eindhoven have brilliant ideas about how to use technology as an enabler for innovative solutions.


We see an opportunity to organize a Hackathon (Make Tech Social) to serve these needs, leveraging on the potential of the makers, tinkerers, hackers, creatives! Beyond that, we aim to nurture a community around the cases out of the hackathon and guide challenge holders towards implementation. 

The event program

On Friday 21st of September we will celebrate the official kick-off of this initiative at the Grand Café Colour Kitchen at the HTC and you are most welcome.

From 17:00 to 20:00 you will hear about the five challenges included in the Make Tech Social Hackaton (Sep 22 – 23, 2018).

Afterwards you will have the opportunity to enjoy the information market that will take place in this Café.

Do not miss the opportunity to come and meet like-minded innovators, tinkerers, policymakers, entrepreneurs and investors passionate about social impact through technological innovation.

Reserve now, this event will host only 75 participants.

About the Hack Global Goals Platform

The Global Goals Platform is a non-profit organization with the mission to enable and empower tech-savvy millennials who are at the beginning of their entrepreneurship journey with matchmaking, resource- and consultancy services.  The Global goals are a perfect framework for wicked goals to be tackled. We are a group and committed partners willing to contribute to this world.

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Where It’s At

Grand Café The Colour Kitchen

HTC 1 (The Strip)

5656 AE


040-230 5610

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This Event is Free, But There’s Only Room for 75!

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We are just setting up this community and initiative. It would be great to get your advice and support. Please reach out to us


Thanks to our sponsors for making this event FREE to attend