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PRISM: A Social Hackathon and Festival (Festival)

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National University of Singapore

21 Lower Kent Ridge Road

Singapore, 119077

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Step into the shoes of seniors and people with disabilities to gain a ​greater understanding towards the challenges they face daily.​​

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OPEN TO PUBLIC - FREE ADMISSION

Come join us for a day of meaningful and fun activities - so bring along your family and friends along!

UNIVERSAL DESIGN EXPERIENCE ZONES

How will the visually impaired make cashless payment with their mobile phones? How will a person with physical disabilities independently send a text message? Step into the shoes of these users and challenge yourself to perform these tasks.

AGEING SIMULATION

What happens when your legs don't work like they used to before? What other physical and mental challenges will you face as you grow older? Join us to experience some of these challenges and discover how you can play a part to assist the seniors.

COMMUNITY BOOTHS

The root of our festival stems from the need to pay attention to the social needs of our community. So we have prepared an incredible pool of community partners for you. From Youth Corps Singapore to Enactus, this is THE opportunity to talk to them and find out more on what they do. Who knows, you might even join one (or more) of them as a volunteer!

SOCIAL HACKATHON FINALE

Join us for the Social Hackathon finale to find out who will be the first-ever champion for PRISM! As a festival-goer, you get to vote for your favourite idea that tackles a specific social issue faced various communities in Singapore.

Date: 15 Sepetmber 2019

Time: 2.00pm to 5.00pm (Social Hackathon finale ends at 6.30pm)

Venue: National University of Singapore, UTown

Additional notes:

- For Social Hackathon participants, you are automatically registered for the festival.- For more information and updates, follow @prismHackFest on Instagram.

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