After 3 successful hackathons we have the honorable position to push our limits this year and to organize a new hackathon for Nationale Nederlanden.

With the clear goal: to focus the technology and craftsmanship of IT employees on making connections with third parties and co-creations. We encouraged IT people to look for new opportunities outside of their comfort zone. Consider an adventurous exploration, such as discovering another country. This is how we came up with the Crossing Borders theme.

For 24 hours, 250 international participants worked up a sweat (not just during the morning boot camp), 40 teams, 10 different countries, a choice of 8 problems. After a lot of hard work and the pitching of the ideas, a top 3 emerged. But there can only be one winner ...