IP SMART 2018: CREATE (HACKATHON)
The 1st Cash Prized #Hackathon in Iskandar Puteri!
IP Smart Hackathon is the first hackathon program in the series that engage the community to create product or solution to solve a real-world problem, re-invent the future, or simply be creative!
Hackathons are built for rapid innovation, and rapid isn't always pretty. But no matter the roadblock, broken code or bumps, we continue to push forward together. There is no boundary or limit to what we can create.
So join us! Creating something cool, meet great people, win great prizes. Who knows, your founder journey may begin here!
►What's #Hackathon about?
Beginning on Saturday, attendees will form their team and start hacking on their idea. Over the weekend, all team will focus on brainstorming, product development & creating a prototype. All the teams will be presenting their product to judging panels and receiving feedback on Sunday evening.
The Goal : Create a solution (technology / software / hardware / etc) to enable Malaysians to adopt the concept of cashless society at a wider & faster phase. It could be an idea that builds on top of existing solutions / it could be something radical / totally innovative / disruptive to the current cashless ecosystem.
► Who can participant?
All ages, genders, and skill levels are welcome. Come solo or in a team of up to four, and spend the weekend learning new skills, meeting your local tech community and tech sponsors, enjoying free food and have fun.
Our attendees typically consist of developers looking to improve their skills or expand their horizons, students, designers of all skill-sets, business expert in their industry and serious entrepreneurs that can add value to the teams.
► Why should I join?
This weekend is centered around action, innovation & education. Whether you are looking for feedback on an idea, a co-founder, learning specific skill sets, or a team to help you execute. Hackathon is the perfect environment in which you could test your idea and take the first steps towards launching your own startup. We have also invited awesome mentors across the different industry who are experts in their field to help to build your idea, get to meet a network of developer, designer & entrepreneur friends that share the similar passion as you.
We have invited a line of mentors who are experts in their own industry to help you with your idea.
Projects will be judged based on the following criteria :
1. Fundability: How fundable is this idea? Is there potential for a sustainable business model.
2. Execution: How well was the project executed and explained? Did it work?
3. UI/UX: Beyond design, was the end-to-end user experience for the solution considered?
4. Originality: How original, creative or unique is the idea?
5. Scalability: How scalable is the solution? Will it make an impact?
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[ Sat ] - [ Sun ]
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM MYT
General Admission (Refundable) SOLD OUT RM50.00 Final Presentation & Awards Ceremony + Networking (Non-refundable) SOLD OUT RM15.00
- Venue Address
- Unit 02-02, Lvl 2, Cimb Leadership Academy,, No 3, Jalan Medini Utara 1, Medini Iskandar, Iskandar Puteri Malaysia