The Singapore-India Hackathon 2023 was launched on March 13, 2023, in New Delhi by Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, India's Minister of Education, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship and Mr Gan Kim Yong, Singapores Minister for Trade and Industry. The final of the Singapore-India Hackathon 2023 will be held as a part of Indias G20 Presidency in Gandhinagar, Gujarat under the G20 Finance Ministers meeting from 15-16th July. Additionally, the Singapore-India Hackathon fosters bilateral cooperation between students and start-ups from Singapore and India in Fintech, Sustainability and ESG
Singapore-India Hackathon 2023 is organised by the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore and the Indian Ministry of Education All India Council for Technical Education in partnership with the Monetary Authority of Singapore, Confederation of Indian Industries, Enterprise Singapore, SGInnovate, Singapore Fintech Festival, Start Up India and IIT Gandhinagar.
Since its inception in 2018, the Singapore-India Hackathon has established itself as a leading platform for fostering linkages between young innovators in science, technology, and entrepreneurship of Singapore and India to find solutions to the critical global challenges of our times. Indian Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and former Singapore Education Minister, Mr. Ong Ye Kung were present at the Hackathon Award Ceremony in 2018 and 2019. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Singapore Deputy Prime Minister are expected to attend the event this year and present the awards. 12 student teams comprising of 2 Indian and 2 Singaporean students each will compete in-person for a 36 hour Hackathon on 14-15 July at IIT Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India. 24 global startups will compete in-person on 14 July at IIT Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India. Prizes will be awarded on 16 July.
New Delhi [India], March 13 (ANI): Singapores Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and Union Ministry of Educations All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) today launched the third edition of the Singapore-India Hackathon
New Delhi [India], March 13 (ANI): Singapore's Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and Union Ministry of Education's All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) today launched the third edition of the Singapore-India Hackathon (SI Hackathon) 2023, marking its return since the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the AICTE NTU press release.
Calling India a strong leader in IT and fintech sector, Minister of Trade and Industry Singapore Gan Kim Yong said that Singapore is interested to explore opportunities and collaborate together in this sector with India. He made this comment after the recent cross-border real-time payment systems linkage of India's UPI and Singapore's PayNow linkage between the two countries.