- The inaugural competition was hosted in 2017 at the Chukwuemeka Odimegwu Ojukwu University (COOU) in Anambra State, Nigeria, with 25 participants and 5 teams.
- In 2018, the second annual competition was hosted at the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Nigeria, with 50 participants and 8 teams.
3D Africa HackforGood is a fourth industrial revolution innovation lab hosted in partnership with the education community and the private sector.
Our Growth Model
Participant Information Chart
What gender were the participants?
What was the academic level of the participants?
Did the participants have prior experience in rapid prototyping?
* Others include pre-professionals, entrepreneurs, private sector employees.
Participants used emerging technologies in creative and innovative ways to benefit people and the environment with a view of offering solutions in a range of fields including:
What is the distribution by sector of prototypes developed?
Top Technologies Used
HackforGood participants have leveraged the following emerging technologies to develop solutions:
Internet of Things (IoT)
The 2017 and 2018 HackforGood participants have cumulatively developed 13 prototype solutions to challenges in their immediate communities leveraging emerging technology stacks.
Technologies Leveraged in 2017 & 2018
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