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Hack the future of work challenge

From: 3:00 PM, 16 MAR 2023 To: 6:00 PM, 17 MAR 2023 Location: Library Launchpad Website: Registration link Add to Calendar:

Student hackathon next week Thurs 16 March 3-6pm and Friday 17 March 9-6pm. The theme is the future of work and is applicable to students of all disciplines to consider how the changing world of tech and remote working will influence future careers.


We've all seen the news: the job markets will be radically different in the next few decades, credits to the relentless technological breakthroughs.?Instead of letting this fuel your anxiety about the future, Murdoch Launchpad invites you to disrupt the disruption with?'The future of work', a design challenge.

Charge your laptop, grab your coffee, and put your thinking caps on because you're going for a ride! 

With 12 hours of design mayhem over 2 days, we will provide you with:

  • Chance to connect and?work with other emerging leaders 
  • Opportunity to complete all 3 MSP200 workshop experiences.
  • Be a part of a cross-discipline team addressing your chosen challenge
  • Mentorship from industry experts plus week-long work experiences for outstanding talents 
  • Yummy catering to keep that creative juice flowing 
  • A celebration party with in-house DJs on the deck 
  • Presentation of ideas and prizes

Your tasks: 

  • Select one from four challenge prompts 
  • Provide solution pitch and visual presentation 
  • Reflect and inquire 
  • Have a blast 

Let's tackle the tech revolution head-on, and reinvent a job market that is more inclusive, prosperous, equitable, efficient, and community-oriented.

The hackathon is next week:

  • Day 1 - 16 March, 3-6PM
  • Day 2 - 17 March, 9-6PM

Closing date to register Friday 10 March - Register here!

Contact: Mrs. Mel Molloy Email: Phone: 9360 2933