Call for Applications: GovHack on Future and Progress for the cities of Berlin and Cairo

The risk of automation displacing millions of jobs worldwide in the next decade is now a well-known fact. However, what is not known is what new jobs will be created.
Applications are closed
8 days ago

The risk of automation displacing millions of jobs worldwide in the next decade is now a well-known fact. However, what is not known is what new jobs will be created. Concurrently, the type of skills people acquire and the way they acquire them has seen only incremental change over the past decades.
 
This challenge addresses startups working on disrupting the way we learn and acquire skills to cope with the incoming disruptions in the labor market.
 
The Deadline to submit an application: November 15, 2018 (Berlin)
 
The Deadline to submit an application: December 15, 2018 (Cairo)
 
Source: GovTech Prize
 

Illustration Photo: Upon completion of CarriersEdge new congested area driver training course, drivers will learn the steps to prevent collisions in truck stops and parking areas, to recognize how distracted driving and complacency can contribute to collisions and to use safe parking and backing procedures. (credits: TruckPR / Flickr Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0))

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