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Matthias Schneider

Software developer, Blukii

Matthias Schneider is a software engineer with about 10 years of experience in software development and is very skilled in object oriented programming languages like .net (C#) and Java.

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Hack Schedule

Day 1 - 22/04/2015

Time

Details

08:30 Registration & Welcome refreshments
09:00-10:00 APIs and SDKs get pitched by sponsors.
10:00-10:30 Meet the Mentors & Networking (Creatives and Technologists)
10:30-13:00 Hackfest starts!
13:00-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-17:00 Hacking continues
17:00-18:00 Winding down for day

Day 2 - 23/04/15

Time

Details

08:30 Welcome refreshments
09:00 2nd day of Hackfest starts
12:30-13:30

Lunch break Judges arrive and start to mingle with the hackers

13:30-15:30

Presentations to take place for the judges

16:00-16:30

Hackfest winners announced and awards presentation

   

Prizes


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2000 Euro

1000 Euro

500 Euro

Our Hack Judges

These folk play the vital role of determining who deserves to be crowned a Hackfest champ. As experts in their field they will take the time to meet our hack teams, evaluate the concept and review the presentations before deliberating over our deserving winners.

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    Holger Schaffer

    Director Business Development, Blukii

    Holger Schaffer is an electronics engineer and a Bluetooth / NFC pioneer with roughly 2 decades of experience in developing wearables, beacons, sensors and tags.

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    Matthias Schneider

    Software developer, Blukii

    Matthias Schneider is a software engineer with about 10 years of experience in software development and is very skilled in object oriented programming languages like .net (C#) and Java.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Still left with any burning questions about the show? Hopefully you can find the answer below but if not feel free to drop us an email on info@the-hackfest.com

  • When do we find out the briefs? +

    Sponsors briefs will be made available to all participants approximately one week prior to the start of the hack. We will also introduce registered hackers to each other so groups can start to be formed, if you so wish

  • What should I bring? +

    Laptop or tablet, comfortable clothing and any gadgets or tools that may help your team win!

  • What is a hackathon? +

    A hackathon (also known as a hack day, hackfest or codefest) is an event in which computer programmers and others involved in software development, including graphic designers, interface designers and project managers, collaborate intensively on software projects. Occasionally there is a hardware component as well. Hackathons typically last between a day and a week in length. Some hackathons are intended simply for educational or social purposes, although in many cases the goal is to create usable software. Hackathons tend to have a specific focus, which can include the programming language used, the operating system, an application, an API, the subject and the demographic group of the programmers. In other cases, there is no restriction on the type of software being created.

  • What will I be provided with? +

    Power sockets, WIFI, hot & cold refreshments, food, seating, and beanbags for the lean-back hackers! Food and drinks are provided over the two days.

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Our Media Partners

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