What is Insurhack Skopje?

The InsurHack Skopje hackathon dedicated to the insurance industry will be held on September 28-29 in the premises of the Economic Chamber of Macedonia. InsurHack Skopje is an initiative of the Insurance Supervision Agency and the Association of Financial Organizations of the Economic Chamber of Macedonia. Its purpose is to introduce the students to the insurance industry and develop creative solutions to improve the business processes of insurance companies.

During the two-day event students will develop prototype software solutions on pre-assigned topics. Only undergraduate and postgraduate students are eligible to participate in this InsurHack. Teams of up to 4 members will participate. The purpose of this workshop is for students to gain experience that will serve as a catalyst for their careers.

During InsurHack Skopje organizers will provide excellent industry mentors, food and refreshments, and access to information. The prize for the first team is participation in the Insurtech Skopje event, and the prize for the top three teams is a cash prize of 15.000 denars.

-> First place – 15.000MKD + participation in the Insurtech Skopje conference’s Pitching Session (First place here gets 60.000MKD).
-> Two more teams have the chance to get 15.000MKD per team.

Media sponsors of the event will be bitsofinsurance.com and reinsuranceweekly.com

DateDayStartEndActivity
28.09.2019Saturday9:009:45Registration and breakfast
28.09.2019Saturday9:4511:00Welcome speech, game rules, expected results and winning criteriums
28.09.2019Saturday11:0012:00Mentoring session
28.09.2019Saturday12:0013:30Workshop
28.09.2019Saturday13:3014:00Lunch break
28.09.2019Saturday14:0018:30Workshop
28.09.2019Saturday18:3019:00Dinner
28.09.2019Saturday19:0022:30Workshop
29.09.2019Sunday9:009:30Breakfast
29.09.2019Sunday9:3011:00Pitch training
29.09.2019Sunday11:0013:30Presentation preparations
29.09.2019Sunday13:3014:30Lunch and deadline for sending presentations (14:30)
29.09.2019Sunday14:3017:00Final solution adjustments
29.09.2019Sunday17:0018:30Solutions presentations
29.09.2019Sunday18:3019:30Announcing Finalists, final competition, announcing winners, final speech and pictures
29.09.2019Sunday19:3021:00Cocktail (Centar Bar)