About

NOI Hackathon Open Data Hub Edition

2 days, 24 hours, different topics to work on, one jury and amazing prizes. Inventors and creative people: developers, designers, data experts, entrepreneurs and enthusiasts. We welcome different ideas, backgrounds and competences. We always have in mind Open Data Hub and Open Source projects, as we want to promote an open and innovative culture. Presentations and code will be published on a public git repository as Open Source prototype.

 

Are you creative and IT-savvy? Do you want to develop new ideas?

Then make sure to not miss the Hackathon organised on Open Data Hub Day!

 

You have 24 hours to code an innovative and sustainable project that will promote the open culture of the world of Open Data. When? On October 1st and 2nd. How? Online.

 

The Hackathon is organised by NOI Techpark and offers you the chance to win a range of prizes from our sponsors.  Up for this challenge? Then register now!

  • Register to participate

    To participate you must register!

  • Play solo or team up

    Participants can present their project as an individual as well as a team (up to max 4).

  • CREATE and present your working prototype

    We usually like to see innovative projects that could improve people's lives.

  • Let the jury decide and possibly win!

    The jury, composed of open data and technology experts, will choose the winner for every single prize.

  • Is the event free of charge?

    Yes, the NOI Hackathon is free of charge.

  • I will play solo. Can I participate?

    Of course! We accept teams from 1 up to 4 people.

  • What language should I speak?

    All the official parts of the event are in English. You'll have to understand and speak basic business English.

  • How will teams be created?

    Some participants come already as a team but teams can also be formed during the event!

  • Do I have the skills to participate?

    Yes! If you are an inventor, creative person, developer, designer, data expert, entrepreneur or enthusiast…

  • Do I have to bring an idea?

    You can, of course, come with lots of ideas... but you'll then have to consider the hidden criteria of the prizes!

  • How is the jury composed?

    The jury can have a mix of developers, entrepreneurs, designers, data experts...

    In every jury there will always be at least one developer with technical skills in software development.

  • How will my work be evaluated?

    Your team work evaluation will be based on the presentation (a 3 minute speech including set up on stage) and the code that will be published on the team page website.

  • How can I have info about challenges?

    Register to the Slack workspace noi-hackathon.slack.com. There is a channel dedicated for each challenge where you can have information and reach mentors.

  • How can I register during Hackathon?

    Just go to hackathon.bz.it/secure/register and follow the steps. Once you have registered you can login to hackathon.bz.it/secure/login.

Schedule

  • Day 1 Friday 1st October
  • 14.00 Check-in
  • 14.30 Opening and participants pitches
  • 15.30 Time starts
  • 15.35 Prize criteria presentation by supporters + Q&A session
  • Hacking time
  • 18.30 First project presentation round
  • Nighttime hacking
  • Day 2 Saturday 2nd October
  • 9.00 Second presentation round
  • Hacking time
  • 15.15 Approaching Time Ends
  • 15.30 Time ends
  • 15.35 Project presentation time
  • 16.30 Jury retires to vote
  • 17.00 Winner proclamation

Prizes

  • Win an Amazon Gift Card

    Win an Amazon Gift Card

    Offered by ACS Data Systems AG

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    You and your team will have the opportunity to win an Amazon Gift Card of the value of 1.000 € (total amount for the team of max. 4)

    Show criteria Check this out right after the kick-off
  • Win a Sportler e-Gift Card

    Win a Sportler e-Gift Card

    Offered by AlpineBits

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    You and your team will receive a 1.000 € Sportler e-Gift Card (total amount for the team of max. 4)

    Show criteria Check this out right after the kick-off
  • Win an Amazon Gift Card

    Win an Amazon Gift Card

    Offered by Institute for Biomedicine - EURAC research

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    You and your team will have the opportunity to win an Amazon Gift Card of the value of 250,00 € for each member of the team (max. 4)

    Show criteria Check this out right after the kick-off
  • Win a flight with Sky Alps!

    Win a flight with Sky Alps!

    Offered by Sky Alps Tour Operator

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    Win up to 4 return tickets per team with Sky Alps

    Show criteria Check this out right after the kick-off

Jury

Partners & Sponsors

We are proud to be supported by these amazing companies

  • ACS Data Systems AG
  • AlpineBits
  • Institute for Biomedicine - EURAC research
  • Sky Alps Tour Operator

Mentors

Team

Registration