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Accounting Innovation Challenge

Description
Make change happen. Join the first-ever accounting hackathon and create the future of accounting today.

CPA Australia and Singapore Accountancy Commission are calling for participation in the inaugural Accounting Innovation Challenge.

We welcome students, designers, developers and professionals from all walks of life, regardless of experience or profession. As long as you would like to make a difference and see your idea develop from a lightbulb spark to prototype, this is the place for you. You can come as a team with your friends or form a team on the spot with like-minded participants. Come make new friends, learn something new and develop a software solution that can impact an industry!

What is the Accounting Innovation Challenge?
It is a hackathon where you will be challenged to create innovative solutions to real problems in the accounting industry.

Important Dates & Locations:
22 May (6.30pm-8.30pm) - Want to find out more about the Accounting Innovation Challenge? Join us at the Pre-hackathon Info-Session. Find out what you can expect at the very first accounting hackathon and what you can get out of it when you take part. You’ll also get to understand the current trends and challenges in the accounting industry, as well as meet our sponsors and other like-minded innovators.
Location - CPA Australia 1 Raffles Place, #31-01, One Raffles Place, Singapore 048616

2 June (9.30am-6pm) - This day will kick off with brainstorming tools so you can get more clarity around the Problem Statements and get feedback on your ideas. Most importantly, you can form your Hackathon dream team and get ready to face the next day's challenge.
Location - SMU School of Accountancy Ngee Ann Kongsi Auditorium, 60 Stamford Road, Singapore 178900

3 June (9.30am-6pm) - Gather to embark on the hackathon. We will have hands-on workshops and on-site mentors so you can bring your ideas to fruition. You will have additional time after this day to work on your prototype off-site. All submissions should be done by 4 June 2359hrs
Location - SMU Labs, 71-77 Stamford Road, Singapore 178895

8 June - Announcement of Finalist teams who will have the opportunity to attend additional coaching workshops to refine project pitching skills.

22 June (2pm-6.15pm) - Finals Day where all finalists will come together to pitch their ideas to the judges. Winners will be decided and announced on the day, followed by an intimate networking session with industry professionals.
Location - SMU School of Accountancy Ngee Ann Kongsi Auditorium, 60 Stamford Road, Singapore 178900

Prizes:

Grand prize of $5,000 to be won

More Information:

For terms and conditions, FAQs and more information, please refer to http://accountinghack.sg

Updates
  • Venue was changed to "CPA Australia (May 22: 1 Raffles Place, #31-01), Singapore Management University (June 2 and 22: School of Accountancy Ngee Ann Kongsi Auditorium & June 3: SMU Labs)". Orig#335719 2018-05-08 03:27:26
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Jun 2 - Jun 22, 2018
[ Sat ] - [ Fri ]
9:30 AM - 7:00 PM SGT
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Venue
CPA Australia (May 22: 1 Raffles Place, #31-01), Singapore Management University (June 2 and 22: School of Accountancy Ngee Ann Kongsi Auditorium & June 3: SMU Labs)
Tickets
Pre-hackathon Info-Session FULL
Hackathon and Finals Day FULL
Observer - Finals Day only FULL
Venue Address
10 Anson Rd, Singapore 079903 Singapore
Organizer
Code for Asia Society Ltd.
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