Social project
Makeathon TOM: Nur-Sultan
You have a unique opportunity to use all your skills and prove yourself as a social entrepreneur.

We announce the start of accepting applications for the social Makeathon TOM: Nur-Sultan

Makeathon TOM: Nur-Sultan is a 72-hour marathon where makers, inventors, engineers, doctors develop devices, gadgets, prototypes, to make life easier for people with disabilities (needknowers). Entrepreneurs will be able to present the ideas of a social project to improve the quality of life of needknowers.

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What is Makeathon TOM: Nur-Sultan?
The project consists of stages III:

Stage I - March 11,12,13th - Ideathon: teams create and present their ideas. Participation in Ideathon will help to select high-quality ideas for further participation in the makeathon (this stage is for colleges and universities of Nur-Sultan).

Stage II - April 15th - PreTOM: the first meeting of teams with needknowers, at which ideas and prototyping method are generated.

Stage III - May 15th – 18th - TOM: team meeting a month after the second stage, 72-hour work on their project. May 18th - presentations of the final prototypes of the teams in front of the jury.
How to apply?
✅ Applications deadline is April 1st .
✅The results will be announced on April 6th .
✅ Only teams from the city of Nur Sultan can participate.
✅ The application can be submitted by teams consisting from 3 to 5 people, or by individual candidates.
✅ There are no restrictions on age and profession.
✅ Food, expenses for tools and materials for prototyping are provided by the organizers.

For questions, please contact the following contacts:

+7 (7172) 70 65 10
+7 702 199 81 99
+7 7172 26 60 23
fablab@nu.edu.kz
y.mnaidarova@tau-friends.kz

Apply
Innovation cluster of Nazarbayev University
Nur-Sultan city, 53, Kabanbay batyr Ave.
Tel: +7(7172)70 66 43, 92 99
nuris_cluster@nu.edu.kz