Nudgeathon 2022

Nudgeathon 2022 was held over two and half days:
13-15th Sept 2022 at the Australian National University, Canberra.

Nudgeathon is a behavioural change competition, in which teams develop solutions to real-life social issues.

BEST were pleased to announce Wine Australia as the 2022 topic sponsor!

BEST would also like to acknowledge and thank the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet (BETA), the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry, the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU, and the Australian National University for their sponsorship and support of this year’s event.

This year, we invited teams of students – undergraduate and/or postgraduate – as well as teams from government departments, agencies and the private sector from all across Australia to compete in a two and a half-day Nudgeathon.

If you’re interested in being a future topic sponsor for the Nudgeathon 2023 event, please contact Dr Stephen Whyte (

Nudgeathon 2022 Judging Panel:

Nudgeathon 2022 Winners:

Nudgeathon 2022 Presentations:

We would like to sincerely thank all who competed in this year’s Nudgeathon, as well as all who helped organize and facilitate the event. The full list of teams who competed can be found below, along with their presentation recording and 2-page submission file:

  1. Deloitte Team (Rosie McCrossin, Anna Apuli, Betty Wong & Simone Cheung)
  2. Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Team (Quin Welsford-Brink, Aidan Mitchell, Matt McCann & Laura Wait)
  3. Griffith University Team (Boipelo Baitsi, Joshua Coulson, Erik Smith & Felicity Bradford)
  4. Queensland University of Technology Team (Alexandra Zimbatu, Rachel Hall, Aleksandra Van Hummel & Steve Bickley)
  5. RMIT University Team (Prasad Alahakoon, Sergio Orjuela, Stephanie Brown & Pieter Lamb)
  6. University of Canberra Team (Maddie Spink, Anastasia Krisenthal-Hunter, Daniella Amiyante & Mel Steele-Hick)
  7. University of Melbourne Team (Callum Tonuri, Gloria Chen, Siana Yanan Xue & Sheryl Ragnetti)
  8. University of New South Wales Team (Raphael Mu, Theodore Sugita, Yao Xiao & Jiayi (Luka) Chen)
  9. 180 Degrees Consulting (UQ) Team (Ally Fulton, Zara Gillan, Boston Williams & Ryan Robinson)
  10. University of Technology Sydney Team 1 (John Naoom, Reece Blackett, Serena McLennan & Clair Nunn-Furzey)
  11. University of Technology Sydney Team 2 (Rachel Atkins, Atiqur Rasel, Tig Kalogerou & Iñigo De Juan Razquin)
  12. University of Wollongong Team (Rola Mahasneh, Kelis – QuynhNguyen, Brittney Angus & Hanh Pham)

Nudgeathon 2022 Documents:

Nudgeathon Promotional Video:

Nudgeathon 2022 Photos:

The full photo gallery for Nudgeathon 2022 can be found HERE.

Nudgeathon is a behavioural change competition, in which teams develop solutions to real-life social issues. Find out more here.

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