it's time to change the world

We offer THE experience for aspiring tech and business entrepreneurs to be the catalyst of their journey of innovation and success.

hack: a history


The 2023 START hackathon was attended by more than 500 participants from all around the world (75 nationalities). We hope to see you next year!


With around 1/3 women among our "hackers", at START Hack we welcome and value the diversity of our talents!


Our participants were able to apply their knowledge and skills to 9 real-world cases.

Be part of something bigger ...

36 hours of learning, creating, and networking to launch yourself into the entrepreneurial tech space

500+ international students collaborating to tackle global issues

10 powerful industry partners, passionate about innovation and change, delivering valuable insights

120+ incredible projects ideated, created, and launched every year

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And the fun doesn’t stop there…

If all that wasn’t enough, join us at START Hack and you’ll also enjoy:

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A chance to win prize money

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Direct access to exciting job opportunities

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Side events, challenges and activities that let you showcase and develop your skills

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A change of scenery at our unique event locations

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Free food and drinks

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Free gifts and limited-edition HACK memorabilia that will be the envy of your friends

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Increased value from attending the START Summit conference