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Health Hero Match, marketplace for hospitals workers wins NYUAD hackathon
NYU Abu Dhabi announced that Health Hero Match, a website that connects medical workers with hospitals currently facing staffing shortages, has won first place at the 2020 Annual NYUAD International Hackathon for Social Good in the Arab World.
Business Transformation | April 23, 2020

Coronavirus news bulletin from UAE
Future technologies lead fight against Covid-19
Khaleej Times | April 18, 2020

NYU Abu Dhabi hosts virtual hackathon to tackle COVID-19 challenges
More than 120 judges, mentors, and students are expected to participate virtually in this year’s edition to innovate a solution for the social good during the global pandemic. | April 15, 2020

First ever regional virtual Hackathon to tackle COVID-19
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual event will now encourage programmers worldwide to work on innovative scientific and technological solutions to champion social efforts against the virus.
Abu Dhabi World | April 14, 2020

NYUAD Hackathon Encourages Use Of Tech For Social Change In The Arab World
The three-day “programming marathon” (in its seventh edition) will see computer science professors, founders of startups, technology professionals, and even venture capitalists from across the globe come together at New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) to lead teams of skilled computer science students.
Entrepreneur Middle East | March 06, 2018