Hackathon

The DIGILITY hackathon will be the knowledge generator of the event: Thought leaders and smart minds will collaborate together and stoke the fire of a problem solving atmosphere. 32 hours passion for technology, 32 hours to co-create ideas and the future of augmented and virtual reality developments. Together we will foster innovations on the themes of "shared presence" and "virtual collaboration".

 

 

 

Who can join?

Everyone who has a willing attitude to create something big with other developers, & great minds. The attendees will be split in interdisciplinary teams (hack level 0 - 10). There will be mentors around in order to support each and everyone in achieving something great and new.

 

 

Who organizes the event?

Audi is the main sponsor of the hackathon, which in addition is supported by HTC VIVE, Samsung, Unity, INCAS, ManusVR, Vectorform, XMG, Exit Games and Virtual Spice. Event organizer is DIGILITY.

 

 

Prizes to win

  • R8 V10+ Coupe Driving Experience at Audi Driving Experience Center (sponsored by Audi)
  • 1 Day Audi Experience (guided tour Audi production, Museum mobile incl. Lunch + Audi collection voucher* (sponsored by Audi)
  • Audi collection voucher* (sponsored by Audi)
  • 2x Vive Trackers (sponsored by HTC)
  • 5x Photon Cloud 500 licence valid for 1 year (sponsored by Exit Games)
  • 5x WACOM Intuos Pro pen tablets (sponsored by INCAS)

 

* voucher for all team members

Agenda

Day 1

09:00 Registration & breakfast
10:10 Welcome & intro speech
10:20 A word from Audi (Main Sponsor)
10:30 Lightning Talk Unity
10:45 Lightning Talk: "5 UX Lessons from the Trenches"
11:00 Pitching of group ideas
11:30 Group building
12:00 Hackathon kick-off + mentor intro
12:30 Lunch
16:00 Afternoon snacks
19:00 Dinner break

Day 2

09:00 Breakfast
11:00 Finalization of projects & presentations
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Expo of projects with presentation to jury
16:00 Jury determines winner
17:00 Presentation of hackathon results & winners to wider audience (Full conference + Press)
18:00 End

Where is the hackathon?

Right in the Boulevard North at Koelnmesse (DIGILITY)

 

 

How to attend?

To attend, please, send us an email to

hackathon@digility.de

and let us know why you want to attend and at which hack level you see yourself.

 

First come – first serve…
So stop reading and apply!