Aufmerksamkeit, menschen! You know what makes Disrupt Berlin Europe’s premier tech convention for startups, entrepreneurs, buyers and hackers extra thrilling (who knew that was even potential)? Free tickets to the Hackathon. That’s proper. We simply launched the primary spherical of into the wild. They’re available on a first-come, first-served foundation till provides run dry.
For the uninitiated, the Hackathon is a contest the place builders type advert hoc groups and work collectively to code, hack and create new merchandise inside 24 hours. It’s grueling work mixed with frenzied enjoyable — and fueled by midnight pizza and beer.
The two-day occasion takes place at Arena Berlin on Saturday and Sunday, December 2-Three. Registration opens at 12:30 on Saturday, and you’ve got one hour to community and type your hack groups. The hacking begins and goes by means of the night time till 9:30 the next morning, Sunday, December Three.
Next, every sleep-deprived group steps onto the Disrupt stage and will get 60 seconds to current their new child child product to a panel of judges. If you’re questioning what’s in it for you — past the delight of out-geeking the competitors — we’ve obtained you coated.
The Hackathon winner takes the $5,000 grand prize and, because of our sponsors, all collaborating groups have an opportunity to win devices, toys and different financial prizes. Plus, each workforce that scores three or extra factors will get two free tickets to attend the complete convention on December Four-5.
Experiencing every thing that Disrupt has to supply is superb sufficient however, let’s face it, free makes the whole lot higher. You’ll get to listen to business leaders — like Ida Tin, CEO and co-founder of Clue — speak about up-and-coming know-how.
Tin, who coined the phrase “” (know-how with a give attention to women’s health), will be a part of Tania Boler, co-founder of Chiaro, and Elina Berglund, founder and CTO of Natural Cycles, on the Disrupt essential stage to debate the intersection of tech and women’s health. And that’s only for starters. We have a powerful and rising ready for you.
Other can’t-miss occasions embrace the competitors (who will win the $50,000 prize?), Startup Alley, with tons of of thrilling early-stage corporations, and Off the Record periods — smaller, moderated panel discussions on massive subjects.
So, convey your greatest concepts and make sure you pack a case or two of Red Bull (belief us, you’re going to wish that). Who is aware of? You may be a part of the ranks of earlier Hackathon winners like Alexa Shop Assist, the .
But with a purpose to win, it is advisable to , proper now. We can’t wait to see what you create.