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A hands-on software development program for social good!

Welcome to

 
 
 
You can make a difference!
 
deploy(impact)'s main focus is to give participants the opportunity to gain real-life experience in the full life-cycle of software development projects. Have the chance to see your software implemented in non-profit projects, from organizations with global reach and receive direct mentorship and workshops from tech teams in world-renowned companies.

InZone Project Presentations

Team: InZone A

Team: Edunity (winning)
 

Team: Examify

Kona Connect Project Presentations

Team: Kona A (winning)

Team: Kona B

Team: ConnectingDots
 

Categories for social good

InZone

Facilitating remote higher education for refugees in Kenya and Jordan
 
 
 

Kona Connect

Dots: the alternative legal aid tech connecting individuals to the right organizations

 

The project

The protagonists

A social cause
 

More than ever, NGOs are in need of technical solutions to help them advance their missions. They bring real challenges for participants to directly benefit their causes for social good. They are the project clients and product owners.

Sponsors/Mentors

Sponsors bring know-how to help project teams develop extraordinary solutions while honing their skills. Networking and career opportunities can help participants boost their career in tech or find the right environment for transitioning into tech.

Project teams

deploy(impact) brings together a healthy mix of tech and domain expertise to each team as well as different experience levels. The roles within teams are UX/UI design, Tech PM, and the Software development team with a Front-end lead and a Full-stack dev.

What we offer

Mentorship support
 

Mentors bring know-how in different specialties. Receive direct mentorship from tech teams of world-renowned companies throughout our program.

Social Impact Projects

You can make a difference! Develop software solutions that can be implemented in non-profits with global reach and demonstrable social impact.
 

Preparatory Events

Webinars that give participants practical knowledge to apply throughout the program: Agile PM, Software development, Accessibility on the Web are some of the topics.
 

Networking
 

Expand your network and leverage your freshly sharpened skills with abundant opportunities to meet fellow bright minds with common goals. 

 


Working Opportunities

Take your profile to the next level in a collaborative experience where you can create new connections with other tech professionals and maybe find your next dream job!
 

Awards

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3 Teams will work on InZone's project. On Nov 27, the jury will decide which solution is the most outstanding.
The solution from team Edunity was awarded CHF 1'500.00 

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3 Teams will work on Kona's project. On Nov 27, the jury will decide which solution is the most outstanding.
The solution from team Kona A was awarded CHF 1'500.00