Students Are Invited to Participate in the Hackathon – New Digital Solutions in Security and Mobility

All interested persons are invited to participate in the New Digital Solutions in Security and Mobility hackathon with a prize fund of five thousand euros. The purpose of the open team tender is to develop functional ideas and digital solutions in the sphere of security and mobility in a broad sense.

The hackathon is organized by the Ministry of Public Administration, Tehnološki park Ljubljana d.o.o. (Odeon project, Interreg Mediterran programme), ABC Accelerator, Microsoft d.o.o., Ljubljana, IBM Slovenija d.o.o., GDi d.o.o., Ljubljana, Comtrade d.o.o. in Xlab d.o.o., the Faculty of Computer Sciences and Informatics of the University of Ljubljana, the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Computer Sciences and Informatics of the University of Maribor.

The deadline for submitting applications is until Friday’s midday, 4 October 2019.

Hackathon will be held in two stages: 5–6 October 2019 (presentation of ideas prepared with the help of mentors, selection of finalists), 22 October 2019 (final event, presentation of the three best ideas by the winning teams).

Prize fund: 1st prize – 2,500 EUR + VAT; 2nd prize – 1,500 EUR + VAT; 3rd prize – 1,000 EUR + VAT. The selected teams will also be included in the mentoring and consulting programme, under which, with the support of experts from Tehnološki park Ljubljana d.o.o. and technology partners, they will turn their ideas into a practically meaningful functional applications.

Details and application form

Source: ljubljana.si