World’s Largest Legal Hackathon

Bringing the legal industry together with tech and innovation, world-wide, with one purpose:
Rapid development of solutions for improving the legal industry world-wide.

Host Application

#GLH2020 

March 06-08, 2020

#GLH2020 Host Application Process

We expect to receive hundreds of applications to host for #GLH2020. Below are some of the basic requirements for hosts and process to host the first round.

Hosting Responsibilities

  • Hosts organize and run their local hackathon event under the GLH rules
  • Hosts provide the facilities, food, and resources for participants
  • Hosts promote their host location to increase participation
  • Hosts recruit volunteers and sponsors to support event
  • Hosts locations are responsible to have a successful hackathon, but they will be provided guidance from the GLH with rules, webinars, and guides. 

How are Hosts Chosen

  • Organizations that are Global GLH sponsors are given priority to host locations
  • Organizations that have approriate facilites to host 50 or more participants
  • Organizations have previous experience with hackathathons
  • Organizations that are excited to host #GLH2020 and provide a great experience to participants

What Happened in 2019?

Participants

Host Cities

Countries

Teams develop solutions that fit into either of two streams…

Private Benefit:

The Business & Practice of Law

Public Benefit:

Good government, Legal Systems & A2J

#GLH2020

March 06 to 08, 2020

From March 06, 2020 to March 08, 2020, over 5,000 participants will participate in the Global Legal Hackathon. People will pitch ideas, form teams, and create technology-based legal solutions. At the end of the weekend, these teams will present their solutions to a judge panel. Ultimately, there will be one winning team at each location, where they will move on to the next round.

Virtual Semi-Finals

May 2, 2020

May 1, 2020, first-round winners will submit their solutions as a video demonstration to the second-round judging panel.

 

GLH Final Round

TBD

Round-two finalists will be invited to demonstrate their technological solutions to a live panel of judges. Location of the Gala will be London, UK.

 

2019 Global Sponsors

Media Partners

Community Partners

GLobal Host Base of Operations

United States

New York, New York

Local Host Cities

Argentina

Buenos Aires

 

Australia

Melbourne

Australia

Adelaide

Belgium

Antwerp

Brazil

Balneário Camboriú

Brazil

Belo Horizonte

Brazil

Curitiba

Brazil

Jaraguá do Sul – SC

Brazil

Manaus

Brazil

Recife

Brazil

Porto Alegre

Brazil

Florniopolis

China

Hong Kong

China

Shanghai

China

Wuhan

Colombia

Medellin

Germany

Berlin

Germany

Frankfurt

Germany

Hamburg

India

Delhi

Israel

Tel Aviv

Italy

Milano

Kenya

Nairobi

Netherlands

Amsterdam

Peru

Ica

Peru

Lima

Poland

Warsaw

Romania

Bucharest

Russian Federation

Moscow

Singapore

Singapore

Spain

Pozuelo de Alarcón, Madrid

South Africa

Johannesburg

United Kingdom

Manchester

United States

Chicago

United States

Chicago Riverwoods

United States

Houston

United States

New York

United States

Phoenix

United States

Philadelphia

United States

Provo

 United States

San Francisco

United States

St Louis

United States

University Park

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