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3 Problem Statements
Enhancing farm productivity and making production systems more resilient to shocks, including climate shocks
Facilitating farmers access to markets (finance, input, output) and enhance distribution to create a more beneficial output for farmers
Supporting public sector decision-making to accelerate the development of Indonesian agriculture ecosystem
Participate in some fun and friendly competition - Develop your digital skills with self-paced technical upskilling challenge.
Cultivhacktion Opening Ceremony & Problem Statement Talks
MENTORS & JUDGES
The Mentors Include
Preliminary Round Judges
Final Round Judges
TOP 10 TEAMS
The Top 10 Teams are qualified to further develop their solutions and be guided by prominent mentors in agribusiness, business and technology and compete in the final round for the Top 3 Solutions.
OPPORTUNITIES & PRIZES
10 teams will get a chance to develop their solutions with experts and pitch to key players in the agriculture sector.
Opportunity to be selected to work with smallhoder farmers as part of development projects such as with The World Bank and FAO
Visibility to partners that run accelerator programs such as Plug & Play, MDI Ventures and Microsoft
Access to agribusiness and subject matter experts in agriculture
through partners such as GrowAsia, PISAgro and IPB University
If shortlisted, gain access to proprietary datasets
Get the chance to get a total prize of Rp 125.000.000
For 3 teams
For 7 teams
What is CultivHacktion?
What are the problem statements?
1. Enhancing farm productivity and making production systems more resilient to shocks, including climate shocks.
Should the thematic areas within the application need to be tied to the problem statements?
How many winners are selected?
When is the deadline for the submission?
When will the shortlisted teams be announced?
I do not have an MVP. Am I still eligible to submit proposal?
How are the Top 10 teams selected?
The proposals will be reviewed based on the following criteria:
1. Must be serving farmers in Indonesia
2. For the Top 10 participants, they must demonstrate their solutions on Azure, with the assistance from Microsoft mentors and Azure credits
3. Must have a revenue generating business model
4. Must be in validation/scaling stage of business
5. Must address at least one of the 3 Problem Statements
6. Must combine digital technologies, data analytics and innovations, and have a strong component of emerging technologies
7. Must have strong technical and functional capabilities among the team members
Who will be the judges?
What are the costs of participating?
Will the teams be given access to datasets?
Is there mentoring available?
Top 10 teams will be supported by mentors with AgTech Domain expertise, Data and Technology experts, and Business Development Trainers to help them prepare the final submissions
Where can I find the agenda and timeline?
Are we allowed to use third party components like open-source libraries to implement the solution?
I am having issues submitting my proposal. What should I do?
Who can we contact for any questions and concerns not listed in the FAQ?
Should the proposal be written in Indonesian or English language?
What is Cloud Skills Challenge?
Clould Skills Challenge is an upskilling program designed to demonstrate the value of agriculture data and digital technologies in helping to solve Indonesia’s agri-food sector’s key challenges as well as build the capacities of innovators to develop digital solutions for agriculture.
It is a self-paced technical upskilling challenge to prepare yourself to unlock agriculture innovation.
It is a fun and friendly competition with others in completing learning modules to prepare your digital skills before joining Cultivhacktion.
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