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Win 5,000 Euros in cash sponsored by wibas etarate
Work with the best talents from all around Europe and receive support from best mentors
Experience the leading student-led startup conference in Europe
What can you expect?
Work with the most inspiring hackers from all around Europe and bring your ideas to life. You will join a team (max of 4) to work on a hardware or software project. Our experienced mentors will support you.
After hacking for 24 hours, you will pitch your prototype in front of top investors on the conference's main stage. You have the chance to win incredible prices from our sponsors.
HackerGames! is taking part just before IdeaLab! - Europe’s premier student-led startup conference. After the hackathon you can enjoy gala dinners, world-class speeches and the legendary boat party!
HackerGames is taking part just before IdeaLab! - Europe’s premier student-led startup conference.
Gather with the brightest minds from around the world to collaborate and bring your ideas to life. You will form teams of 4 to work on a hardware or software project.
After hacking for 24 hours, you will pitch your prototype in front of the top investors on the conferences' main stage.
Let us take care of food, accommodation and the details, so you can build your network, win incredible prices from our sponsors, and learn from experienced mentors.
Get support from incredible mentors!
We give you the chance to change the world by building applications that truly matter! You will also have the opportunity to get in touch with our awesome partners, slip into their shoes and solve real-world challenges using their API and expertise.
Taking part at the Hackathon includes a ticket for the Startup Conference where you can enjoy speeches from unicorn founders, free food & drinks and the famous party boat. As the hackathon is an essential part of IdeaLab!, it is mandatory to get a ticket.
You can hack with your peers or find a new team to work with. Teams size is limited to max. 4 members.
Bring your laptop and charger, comfortable clothes and an incredible motivation to hack.
Unfortunately, we’re not able to provide travel reimbursements.
No. To maintain competition integrity and fairness, all work on your hack must be done at the event. All projects with prior work done will be eliminated from judging. However, you are encouraged to touch-up on your skills or bring any hardware in preparation for the event.
Hacker Games is co-created by BusinessMeetsTech - Germany's largest tech initiative at Business Schools. Besides organizing the hackathon, they are offering accredited Product Development and Data Science courses at WHU and expand the university's network through tech-related workshops and tours.
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