THE FOOD PACKAGING HACKATHON

UNPACK YOUR CREATIVITY

October 18-19, JVP Campus, Jerusalem

 

FOOD PACKAGING

It's everywhere but goes unnoticed by most people. This is where you come in.

The packaging world is undergoing massive changes.

 

From materials to user experience, science and design is revolutionizing the industry and the world’s biggest food giants are constantly looking for innovation. The HACKPACK Hackathon is a 24-hour sprint to innovate on the hot topic of the food industry - packages.

 

Do you think you have the total package? Use your skills to fight food loss, one package at a time.

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THE CHALLENGES

FOOD

QUALITY

Think inside the box

CONSUMER

EXPERIENCE

Innovate on usability and efficiency

SUSTAINABILITY

From recyclable to degradable

 

WELCOME TO PARTICIPATE

MATERIALS TRACK
USAGE TRACK

MENTORS

Liora Rosin

Product Designer & Lecturer, Industrial Design Department, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem 

Dr. Tammy Meiron

BioTech & FoodTech Executive Consultant Lecturer, Biochemistry and Food Science, HUJI

Baruch Naeh

Creative Director,

Baruch Naeh Strategic Brand Design

Dov Ganchrow

Product Designer & Senior Lecturer, Industrial Design Department, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem

Dr. Yohanan Aravot

Food, Packaging & Agriculture Consultant Lecturer, Biochemistry and Food Science, HUJI

Dr. Dikla Montekio

Associate,

GreenSoil Investments

Efrat Segal

Business Development and Strategy Consultant Ag-tech, Biotechnology, Food Chain

Guy Mechrez, Ph.D

Researcher, Department of Food Quality & Safety Institute for Post-harvest and Food Sciences

Volcani Center, ARO

Dr. Elena Poverenov

Agriculture Research Organization,

The Volcani Center

Mali Alon

Tiltan school of Design & Visual Communication. Head of Design Studies Graphic Designer, Packaging.

Alon Design Studio

Dr. Ron Porat

Researcher at the Institute of Postharvest and Food Science, ARO, the Volcani Center

Wael Geries

Product Manager,

Plastopil Hazorea Company

Sharon Shalev

Packaging Strategic Buyer

Supply chain Tnuva

Shmuel Friedman

M.P.Adm, M.A.Sc.Agr Director Central & Northern Arava-Tamar R&D

Lital Volvovitch

R&D Manager

Tempo

Yuval Aharoni

Cooperation Manager,

Zalul Environmental Association 

JUDGES

Prof. Masha Niv

Vice Dean for Research
The Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment, HUJI

Michal Drayman

Partner & CFO, JVP

Dr. Yaron Daniely PhD MBA

President & CEO
Yissum, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

 

Dr. Shira Rosen

Packaging Development Manager, Strauss group Israel
Chairman of the Israeli Packaging Institute

Oren Avrashi

Innovation and Business Development mananger Tempo Beverages Ltd

Baruch Naeh

Creative Director, Baruch Naeh Strategic Brand Design

Ehud Hausman

Senior Partner, Patent Attorney, Head of Hi-Tech Department Reinhold Cohn Group

Oded Distel

Director Israel Newtech & Ecosystems, Ministry of Economy and Industry

Dr. Shay Fleishon

Executive Director, BioJerusalem 

Ohad Nerya

StePac 

Prof. Oded Shoseyov

Founder and Chief Scientific Officer, Collplant 

FAQ

When and where is the hackathon?

October 18-19, JVP Campus, Jerusalem.

What is the professional background requirement?

We’re mainly looking for scientists, engineers, students and entrepreneurs in relevant fields: Plastics, chemistry, biology, mechanics and materials; Alongside: Developers, industrial designers and makers. But any individual related to the challenges can apply.

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ABOUT HackPack

Come join us this October as we combine forces to reduce food loss and waste by changing how food is packed. Just in time for FAO World Food Day 2018, we invite food technologists, chemists, physicists, biologists, artists and product designers, economists, high school and undergrad students, engineers and the creative general public, to participate in the first food packaging hackathon at the JVP Campus, Jerusalem. Together we will tackle one of the most challenging and impactful aspects of keeping the world fed and clean, in two intense days of originality and innovation.

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