Droidcon MEC - Remote Hackathon

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Droidcon MEC

Remote Hackathon

Enter your team for this competition today!

Submission deadline: 15 June
Registration Notification to the teams: 30 June
Hackathon working period: 1 July -->26 November
Prizegiving : 27 November

Register your team, wait for the registration notifican then you can start working immediately! This is a remote Hackathon meaning you benefit from extra time to develop your prototype. All teams have full access to the server, technologies and information manuals.

You don’t have to bring your team to Turin! If your team can’t be present at the Hackathon final days (25-26 November in Turin) you can present your work remotely.

If you need assistance with the technologies you’ll find information, manuals and experts you can contact during the remote Hackathon and on-site at the Hackathon final days (25-26 November in Turin).

all informations here:

Submissions should include a description of the idea; the target MEC application; information on any intention to reuse / integrate code from past activities, or other projects / prototypes / products (highly recommended); and a short CV for each team member. Any supporting material (e.g. short video clips) related to the idea is welcome.

IMPORTANT: Submissions should clearly state how the team intends to use ETSI MEC APIs (available at
NOTE: Whilst the use of MEC service APIs is not mandatory, teams are encouraged to utilize them.

Submission deadline is 15 June - 30 June notification to participants

Submissions will be evaluated by the Droidcon MEC Hackathon Organizing Committee based on various criteria, e.g. relevance to the Call for Developers, assessed relevance of the selected use case, usage of MEC APIs, composition of the team, level of maturity of the project.
Participants selected for the competition will be also admitted to join the Intel® Edge Builders program

Prizegiving during droidcon Italy first day!

All info here:

Sponsors will offer prizes to the best teams, plus special prizes to be defined.

How Does it work

All hackathon participants can start working remotely after the notification to partiicipants (30th of June) having full access to the server, technologies and information manuals.

Final Days - 25-26 November:
Thursday evening, work stops and each team presents their solution to the judges and all of the participants.
Friday afternoon, during droidcon conference, the judges award the winner team and runner-up prizes. You can see more detail in the web page and
FYI, participants must bring their own hardware (i.e. laptop, PCs, mobile devices, extension cords, etc.)

REGISTER NOW! Places are limited, pre-register in order to be sure to participate.

By signing up to the Hackathon you accept our Rules : and you accept the Privacy Policy

Agenda of the final days (optional presence)

Wednesday - 25 November
11:00 – 11:30 Doors open and registration
11:30 - 11:45 Welcome address
12:00 - Start Hacking
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
19:00 – 20:00 Dinner
The venue will remain open during the night

Thursday - 26 November
00:00 - 13:00 Continue Hacking
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
16:00 End of Hacking - Projects deadline
17:00 Demos 5 min per Pitch

Friday - 27 November
Jury Deliberation and Prize giving during droidcon Italy conference (free ticket for the conference for all the winners)


Q: Do I have to come with a team?
A: No ! Submissions can be done even by individuals.

Q: What's the maximum team size?
A: Five individuals.

Q: Should I bring a laptop?
A: Yes. Even if you're not coding it's a good idea to bring some kind of internet enabled device.

Other FAQs here

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