Hacking marathon

Emirates Travel Hackathon is an exciting 24-hour coding marathon bringing together talented developers and designers to build new and innovative travel-centric applications using web and mobile API's.

Get ready for a fast-paced brainstorming and hacking session with some of the smartest and most creative professionals in Emirates Group. Join as an individual or as a team of up to 5 to build new and innovative travel-centric applications that will improve customer experience.

Dubai
August 28, 2015

Developers, designers and professionals in Emirates Group.

Partners

Prizes

  • First Place

    5000 AED

  • Second Place

    3000 AED

  • Third Place

    2000 AED

  • People's Choice

    2000 AED

API Prizes

  • Sony

    Sony Smart Watch 3

  • Web In Travel

    2x tickets worth $2000 to WIT Singapore

  • Huawei

    5x Huawei Talk-bands

  • SquareCircle Tech

    Beats headset

  • Intel

    15x Fitbit FlexTM

  • Wego

    Return flight to Singapore

  • SkyScanner

    Raspberry Pi

  • Microsoft

    Microsoft Surface 3

  • Emirates NBD

    5000AED shopping voucher

  • The Assembly

    5x GOQii bands with 3 month subscription

  • Dubai Tourism

    16GB iPad Mini + Moleskin VIP Set

Schedule

  • Friday

  • 8:00 AM

    Check in and refreshments
  • 9:00 AM

    Opening
  • 9:10 AM

    Welcome remarks
  • 9:30 AM

    Event briefing & API Demos
  • 10:30 AM

    Hackathon begins
  • 11:00 AM

    API Coaching Sessions
  • 1:30 PM

    Lunch
  • 2:30 PM

    API Coaching Sessions
  • 7:30 PM

    Dinner
  • Saturday

  • 8:00 AM

    Breakfast
  • 9:00 AM

    Final touches
  • 10:00 AM

    SUBMISSION DEADLINE / Pre-screening
  • 11:00 AM

    Coffee break
  • 11:30 AM

    DEMOS
  • 1:30 PM

    Lunch
  • 2:30 PM

    Prizes!
  • 3:30 PM

    Closing remarks