RHoK is a global event that endeavors to bring all types of experts to brainstorm and hack on problem definitions and produce technical tools for humanitarian aid, climate change and disaster risk reduction for a weekend hackathon.
Created in 2009 as a collaborative project by a wide array of organizations including Google, Microsoft, Yahoo, the World Bank, NASA.
RHoK is hundreds of software developers, open data analysts, new media hackers, story tellers, videographers, emergency planners, innovators, students, project managers and entrepreneurs to collaborate on projects designed to engage users both globally and locally.
http://rhok.org is a voluntary organization invites folks from various tech companies/NGOs to come up the solutions for the social cause.
The event is scheduled on 4th and 5th of June 2011 across the world.
In Bangalore, it is going to happen at:
Jaaga, No. 16/1, Rhenius Street Off Richmond Road , Opposite Hockey Stadium Shanthinagar
Shanthinagar ,Bangalore, Karnataka 560025
Bangalore Registration link: http://rhokbangalore.eventbrite.com/
If you can’t participate then it would be great if you float any ideas/problem statement(case) to the participants here: http://www.rhok.org/problems
More Information : http://rhokbangalore.eventbrite.com/
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