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Table Talk With Daniel Suárez Pérez

This week we speak with Daniel Suárez Pérez - winner of Hack For Big Choices Colombia 2014.   Solving nutritional health for children in impoverished regions is a foremost global issue. Daniel's team, Nutrio, won for creating a geolocalized national data base for decision makers to...

Table Talk With Nicolás Barreto

Welcome to Hack For Big Choices first ever Table Talk  where we candidly chat with entrepreneurs, mentors, partners, and interesting people about the different entrepreneurial and startup communities around the world. Today we have a chat with Nicolás Barreto, two time winner of our Mexico hackathon. Five...

Hackathons Are Only Great Because Of…

…The People!   We’re going to keep this simple. The people of West Africa are awesome and keep us motivated in our continued mission to unleash the talents of emerging entrepreneurs. High five West Africa! - Ehb Facebook: Hack For Big Choices Twitter: @hackbigchoices...

The Global Hackathon Movement

  Hack For Big Choices Africa Meets Global Hackathon Seoul [Part 6 in a series of 6. Read Part 1.]   When we began this series, we set out to talk about all of the important groups and human components that it took to run the largest hackathon ever...

Can You PharmSee The Future?

  Winning The Big Prize   [Part 5 in a series of 6. Read Part 1 here.] Up until now, we have talked about the participants, mentors, and partners of our West Africa hackathon. We think it's time to give some facetime to the grand prize winner of Hack...

Asking A Big What If?

  What If The World Paid More Attention To West Africa?   [Part 4 in a series of 6. Read Part 1 here.] What if? This is a quintessential question we must constantly ask ourselves in order to continuously discover, grow, and evolve. We at Hack For Big Choices...

A Big Choice For A Brave People

Big Hearts In West Africa [Part 2 in a series of 6. Read Part 1 here.] The people. They are the heart and soul that drives a nation to accomplish great things. We witnessed this drive in February when the people of West Africa chose to come out in droves...

A Brave New West Africa

  Unlocking the Potential of An Entire Peoples [This is the 1st in a series of 6 posts] February 20th - 22nd was a historic moment for entrepreneurs in Accra, Ghana. What was supposed to be the largest hackathon ever held in West Africa, turned into the largest...