AppRadio Hackathon - Las Vegas
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 10:00 AM - Friday, November 2, 2012 at 1:00 PM (PDT)
Attend the First Ever AppRadio Hackathon Presented by Pioneer Electronics (USA), Inc!
The AppRadio Hackathon, hosted by Pioneer Electronics (USA), Inc. is bringing together the top creative minds in the industry to create the best new apps for the connected car!
Why Should YOU Attend?
- Over $50,000 in cash and prizes to be given away.
- Get exclusive access to the 2012 SEMA Show, the world's premier automotive specialty products trade show which is not open to the public.
- Networking opportunities with many of the world's leading automotive
- Free hotel accommodations and special room rates - limited space
available - register now
- Extensive media coverage
- Free food & amenities
- Halloween bash
- Awards ceremony
Prizes for each category -
- First Place $10,000 PLUS $2530 in prizes
- Second Place: $5,000 PLUS $1530 in prizes
- Third $1,000 PLUS $500 in prizes
+ Prizes every 4 hours on site at the Hackathon. Each prize will be valued at $200.00 or more, but you must be present to win!
Category 1: Voice Interface SNS application.
- Develop a mobile application software proposal and business plan for safe in-vehicle use of Social Networking Services (SNS) through a voice recognition and text-to-speech interface.
Category 2: Location Based Services application.
- Develop a mobile application software proposal and business plan for geo-fenced or geo-tagged automotive related location based services (LBS).
Category 3: SEMA Member automotive accessory application.
- Develop a mobile application software proposal and business plan that incorporates one or more SEMA Show 2012 exhibitor’s technology, products or services.
10am – 12pm: Orientation, rules and AppRadio training
12pm: Hackathon Begins
Hackathon: 24 Hours
9pm – 11pm: Halloween Bash
Hackathon: 24 Hours
8:59am: Hackathon Ends
9am – 12pm: Developer Presentations / Judging