Hackaton G20 in Buenos Aires

B20 was present at the Hackaton 20 “Girls in Action Event” in Buenos Aires on November 16th

The event took place at the Centro Cultural Kirchner (CCK) and was organized by G20, B20, and Argentina´s Ministry of Education, Secretariat of Modernization and Ministry of Production and Labour.

B20 member and Director of Corporate External and Legal Affairs at Microsoft Argentina Alejandro Anderlic participated in the meeting which included 50 female students from state schools in the Province of Buenos Aires who worked in teams to design creative solutions to concrete problems on food security and the future of work.

Members of the jury included Oscar Ghillione (Secretary of Education Management at Argentina’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Technology), Ricardo Spartano (General Director of Technology Management at Argentina’s Ministry of Education), María de Aranzazu Echezarreta (National Director of Public Innovation at Argentina’s Secretariat of Modernization), Pía Giudice (National Director of Knowledge-based Services at Argentina’s Ministry of Production and Labour), and Cecilia Garau (Director of Labour Promotion and Equality of Argentina’s Secretariat of Labour, Employment and Social Security) and Adela Nores Bodereau (Director of the Argentine Rural Society).