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Aaltoes is organizing a 48h hackathon together with Samsung. The hackathon will be around the Samsung Gear & Gear Fit in conjunction with Samsung Galaxy S/Note smart phones. We will be looking at wearables, health&wellness and personal & social communications.
This hackathon will be just the first step as the successful teams will get to attend a workshop in the Fall, and get to showcase their project at Slush, where the top 3 will be awarded.
Prizes (Awarded at Slush in November)
1st place: 10000€
2nd place: 5000€
3rd place: 3000€
So if you're a young hacker with a passion for wearables, sign up through the "Find Tickets" button.
Subject & Scope
Innovate with Samsung wearables. Targeting Gear, Gear Fit running Tizen platform along with Samsung Galaxy S / Note smartphones.
The hackathon will take place at Startup Sauna (Betonimiehenkuja 3 D, Espoo).
The program is as follows:
16:00 Welcoming speech by Aaltoes
16:10 Keynote by Steve Gi-Byoung Park, Managing Director, Samsung Research Institute, UK
16:40 Instructions by Samsung
17:00 Idea generation & Team building
18:00 Teams present the ideas
19:00 Selection of the ideas that are going to take part in the hackathon
19:15 Happy hacking + Food!
10:00 Mentors arrive + Breakfast
14:00 Hackathon ends
14:00 Teams present their hacks
15:30 Next steps & thank you by Aaltoes & Samsung
When & Where
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