2021 Call for Code Global Challenge: Submission Best Practices

July 12, 2021 12:00 pm ADT

🌹 Call for Code invites developers, technologists and problem solvers around the world to build and contribute to open source software projects that address social and humanitarian issues, while ensuring solutions are deployed to make a real difference.

The clock is ticking but there is still time to participate! Submit your entry by July 31 for a chance to win $200,000 USD and receive comprehensive support to see your solution deployed.

The focus of this year’s global challenge: Climate Change, specifically: Clean Water and Sanitation, Zero Hunger, and Responsible Production and Green Consumption.
Call for Code is different from other tech for good initiatives: top solutions are deployed to make a demonstrable difference in the communities where they are needed.

🎓 What you will learn:
Join us to hear from Call for Code CTO Daniel Krook and Developer Advocate Pedro Cruz who will share submissions best practices for the 2021 Global Challenge and tips on how you can get your entry ready for the competition.
👩‍💻 Meetup agenda:
Introduction to Call for Code Global Challenge
Best practices for submission:
How to make your solution stand out
Documentation and presentation of your solution
Submission checklist
How you can participate and submit your solution
👋🏻 Who should attend?
This IBM Developer event is open to everyone, and we encourage everyone to join the conversation. When we all have empathy for others, we can build amazing things that benefit everyone.