Hyderabad, India, October 11, 2021 – Quixy, the cloud-based no-code Process Automation, and Enterprise Application Development platform provider, today announced that it is collaborating with Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s leading professional association for a growing community of millions of project professionals and changemakers worldwide, in a global hackathon as a participating no-code platform.
The PMI Make Reality Challenge 2021 event, is an initiative from PMI to connect with students globally through a practical, fun, and collaborative learning experience. The virtual hackathon is open for college/university students worldwide. The purpose of this competition is to enable students to think about creative and innovative solutions to current UN Sustainable Development Goals-focused problems.
The theme of the Make Reality Challenge™ competition is “Disruption for Social Impact”. Participating teams must propose solutions to problems in the sub-themes related to UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) and then build prototypes for their solutions using selected no-code low-code tools, Quixy™ being one of them. The sub-themes are COVID-19, Climate Change, Smart Infrastructure, Education.
“PMI’s Make Reality Challenge is a brilliant idea to tap young minds to create a social impact through the power of no-code. We cannot wait to see students come up with creative and innovative ideas for real problems and then transform them into reality using Quixy’s no-code platform.” said Vivek Goel, Vice President, Marketing and Evangelism at Quixy. “It must be noted that such hackathons where students with no coding skills can build solutions to real problems in days would not have been possible without the power of no-code.”
Registration for the hackathon is now open and will end on 21 Oct 2021. Interested students can participate in teams of 2-5 students and compete for exciting prizes worth a total of USD 56,000. The participating teams can win prizes at the 8 regional levels as well as the global level. The hackathon will conclude on 10 Dec 2021.
Quixy is a cloud-based no-code application development platform that allows business users with no coding skills to automate workflows & processes, and build enterprise-grade applications, using simple drag and drop design, ten times faster compared to the traditional approach. Quixy provides dozens of pre-built solutions for various use cases such as CRM, Project Management, HRMS, Travel and Expense Management, Service Request and Incident Management, and much more.
Quixy has also been named in Gartner’s Voice of Customer Report for Enterprise Low-Code Application Platforms (LCAP) and Forrester’s Now Tech Report for General-Purpose Low-Code Development Platforms.
For more information about Quixy and to learn how Quixy is enabling digital transformation for its customers, please visit https://quixy.com/.
Project Management Institute (PMI) is the world’s leading professional association for a growing global community of millions of project professionals and changemakers. As the world’s leading authority on project management, PMI empowers people to make ideas a reality through global advocacy, networking, collaboration, research, and education. PMI prepares organizations and individuals at every stage of their career journey to work smarter so they can drive success in a world of change.
Building on a proud legacy dating to 1969, PMI is a “for-purpose” organization working in nearly every country around the world to advance careers, strengthen organizational success, and enable changemakers with new skills and ways of working to maximize their impact. PMI offerings include globally recognized standards, certifications, online courses, thought leadership, tools, digital publications, and professional communities.
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