Riyadh Valley Company was honored to be a strategic partner of the Hackathon Initiative of King Saud University, held at King Saud University, with the participation of several students of Saudi universities on May 18-21, 2023.
The Hackathon aims to prepare a distinguished selection of students with creative ideas, to refine their talents, and encourage technical innovation processes in order to contribute to the improvement of the university environment and the refinement of student skills through the creation of technical applications, targeting specific pathways, in line with the objectives of Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030. The participation of Riyadh Valley Company included providing leadership guidance to participants and arbitration of participating projects, as well as providing three different workshops in the field of entrepreneurship.
The sponsorship of the Hackathon is part of achieving some of the Riyadh Valley Company’s objectives of actively contributing to the development and preparation of university students to work in the private sector through training and qualification during the academic phase.
Riyadh Valley Company is the investment arm of King Saud University in the fields of knowledge economy and strategic projects, contributing effectively to the development of knowledge economy through partnership between educational and research institutions and the business community.