UN PET Lab's First Global Virtual Hackathon


Tuesday, November 8, 2022 (All day) to Friday, November 11, 2022 (All day)




Passionate about using data for good, machine learning or computer security? This competition is for you.   Brought to you by the United Nations Privacy Enhancing Technologies (PETs) Lab.  To learn more, please go to the website:  


Key Dates:

October 19th:    Introduction to the Competition:

Learn the premise of the competition, the basics of input and output privacy, why PETs are of critical importance and the work of the UN PET Lab.

October 26th:  Overview of PET Framworks 

Learn from the core developers of Oblivious, OpenDP, SmartNoise and DiffPrivLib.  See how they work and how you can use them in the competition. Live Q&A.

November 8-11th:  Compete Live Globally

Over the 4 days, compete just like any normal data science competition with the one difference: training data is only accessible via PETs.