Create the Future
of MEDICINE and win 100.000 CZK

Prague 26-28 October 2018


Welcome to the CEEHACKS Smart Health Hackathon Prague 2018

Form a three-member hacking team or apply on your own, pick a challenge and win 100.000 CZK and a number of partner prizes.

Prize Money

100.000 CZK

Would you like to work on the next big game-changing idea in healthcare? How about partnering with healthcare innovation center where selected projects gain access to a unique pool of worldwide expertise? Or how about redefining usage of big data in diagnostics with the world’s fastest supercomputer? Or you might fancy changing the future of hospitals with your own new company?

So get hacking!


Venue First Faculty of Medicine


1. Hack the Veteran
Improve the life of a real ex-soldier with service-related injuries.

2. Big Data & AI
Making patients healthier through data analysis and Artificial Intelligence.

3. Smart Hospital
Novel solutions for hospitals & practices in the domains of information systems, e.g. orientation of patient in a hospital, every day medical professional’s work.

4. Diseases of Affluence including Social Media Addiction
Cure Diabetes, Hypertension, Cancer & Addictions through data, software and hardware.

5. Abnormal Involuntary Movement Smartphone App = AIMSA
Design an app that will be able to detect early signs of anomalous involuntary rhythmic facial and tongue movements or mask-like face as a side effect of medication and register characteristics associated with severity of tremor, limb stiffness or lower limb restlessness, such as acceleration, rotation and gravity in a simple and non-burdensome way.

6. Adherence and Compliance
How to Make Patients Follow the Prescription & Therapy Better.

7. Smart Rehabilitation
Digitize the stretching and flexing of muscles and make rehab fun for kids.

8. Predictive Health Diagnostics
Design a neural network able to understand patient query and match it with the right answer using Q&A database from online medical consultation platform.

9. Communicating with the Deaf
How could the deaf communicate in life emergency through sign language using digital communication channels combined with the power of AI?

10. Understanding brain functions and dysfunctions
Predictive neuroscience, functional brain mapping, brain image analysis, classifying and simulating diseases of the brain, motor control and movement disorders: sounds your cup of tea?

Join us in Prague


  • FRIDAY 26 October
  • First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague

08:00 – 09:00 Registration and Coffee
09:00 – 09:15 Welcome – Tomáš Studeník, CEE Hacks
09:15 – 09:30 Keynote – Jiří Běhounek, President of the Vysočina Region
09:30 – 09:45 Keynote – Prof. Štěpán Svačina, Chairman of the Czech Medical Association of J. E. Purkyně
09:45 – 10:00 Keynote – Prof. Aleksi Šedo, Dean of the First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University
10:00 – 10:15 Coffee Break
10:15 – 11:45 Partner Presentations
11:45 – 12:15 Data & Tools Presentations
12:15 – 12:45 Mentor Introductions
12:45 – 14:00 Lunch & Team Formation for Individual Participants
14:00 Hacking Starts
19:00 – 20:00 Dinner

  • SATURDAY 27 October
  • First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague

08:00 Breakfast
09:00 Hacking Continues
12:00 Lunch
13:00 Hacking Continues
19:00 Dinner
20.00 Hacking Continues

  • SUNDAY 28 October
  • First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague

08:00 Breakfast
09:00 Pitch Preparation & Training
12:00 Lunch
14:00 DEMO Ceremony Starts
16:30 Winners Announced by the Minister of Health of the Czech Republic
17:00 Drinks, Canapés & Networking
18:00 Goodbye

Application Deadline


Invitations sent out


Smart Health Hackathon


Under the auspices of:

Ministerstvo zdravotnictví České republiky
Česká lékařská společnost Jana Evangelisty Purkyně
1. lékařská fakulta Univerzity Karlovy
Hospodářská komora ČR
Kraj Vysočina

Industry Partners:

SKODA AUTO DigiLabLoonouLékaře.czICZ GroupNárodní ústav duševního zdravíTesla MedicalTichá linka

Network Partners:

FuckUp Nights PragueCentral European Startup AwardsPrague Maker FaireCoderDojoMinistry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of ChinaFuture Port PragueREGI BaseOblastní spolek Českého červeného kříže Praha 1

Venue partners:

Univerzita Karlova1. lékařská fakulta Univerzity Karlovy

Media Partners:

Zdravotnický deníkEconomia

Technology Partners:

IBMConfidence DigitalVirtuoso 3DKeboolaJoTio Tech

Academic partners:

České vysoké učení technické v PrazeUniverzita Karlova

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