Chamber of Economy of Montenegro organized a Hackathon in Budva

The Chamber of Economy of Montenegro organized a Hackathon, as a specific IT competition, under the
slogan "Let the available be usefull” in Budva on 3-5 October 2019, as a part of this year’s INFOFEST.

This Hackathon is organized within the odeon project under the INTERREG Mediterranean program,
which aims to create a new model of governance based on the use of open data, in line with the Digital
Single Market Strategy. The Ministry of Public Administration, the affiliate partner in the project, was
the co-organizer of this event providing a fund of 3.500,00 EUR for the three best ideas.

Twenty-eight participants divided into six teams (Codingo, MSSS, Terminal 5, NAEMI, Data design and
Globus tours) competed in the Hackathon. Codingo won the first prize for the application Open
Montenegro and facilitating the business environment, while the second prize went to Data Design, for
the development of an application for the use of information and improving the environment relating to
NGO sector, and the third prize was awarded to MSSS for the digital tourism web application.

find a short promotional video of Hackathon 2019 HERE.