CASSINI Hackathon 3 – 5 Nov: Pre-Register Your Interest Today

Join the CASSINI Hackathon and be part of an incredible opportunity to make a difference in international development and humanitarian aid! Organised by dotSPACE foundation and Royal HaskoningDHV in the Netherlands, this prestigious event will take place at the head office of Royal Haskoning in Amersfoort from November 3rd to 5th, 2023.


Cassini is the European Commission’s initiative to support entrepreneurs, start-ups, and SMEs in the space industry during 2021-2027. The initiative is open to all areas of the EU Space Programme and covers both upstream (i.e. nanosats, launchers, etc. and downstream (i.e. products/services enabled by space data, etc.). Cassini includes a €1 billion EU seed and growth fund, hackathons and mentoring, prizes, a business accelerator, partnering and matchmaking.

The Cassini programme is available to space businesses in Europe at all stages of development and all TRLs (Technology Readiness Level).

The CASSINI Hackathons & Mentoring program is an amazing initiative supported by the European Commission. It consists of six hackathons spread over three years, focusing on using space technologies to tackle global challenges. The upcoming hackathon is specifically centred around international development and humanitarian aid.

CASSINI Hackathon in the Netherlands

The 6th CASSINI Hackathon will take place simultaneously in 10 locations across Europe, and you have the opportunity to participate! Engage with hundreds of participants as you tackle three common challenges centred around international development and humanitarian aid. As local organisers in the Netherlands, dotSPACE foundation and Royal HaskoningDHV will ensure an incredible experience for all attendees.

Why should you participate?

Participating in the CASSINI Hackathon offers an incredible opportunity to showcase your skills, connect with like-minded individuals, and contribute to solving global challenges. By collaborating with experts in various fields, you can make a tangible impact and bring your innovative solutions to life. Moreover, the winners of each hackathon will gain access to the prestigious CASSINI Mentoring program, opening doors to further guidance and support for their projects.

Stay in the loop!

To ensure you don’t miss any important updates about the CASSINI Hackathon, pre-register your interest as a participant or expert. By signing up, you’ll be among the first to receive information about registration, event details, and exciting updates. Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to combine space technology with humanitarian efforts.

Pre-register now, and let’s work together to shape a better future:

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