Hackathon

Event Info

Date: 6th of June until 7th of June 2015
Location: Students Culture Hall (Lucian Blaga Square, no. 103)

We challenge you to a crazy, exciting and never seen before hackathon focused on wearable and connected technologies. For 24 hours, great developers get together and have the opportunity to explore exciting devices provided by our partners and build some amazing applications with them.

What to expect from the Hackathon:

  • 24 hours hackathon
  • 100+ developers
  • 10+ different types of awesome wearable and connected technologies, for you to hack on and build great applications
  • Prizes provided for best projects
  • Top 3 teams will have free passes to the conference and also the chance to demo their projects in front of the entire audience at the Techsylvania conference

Note: all of the hackathon participants will receive a 50% discount code which can be used for the conference. Please register early on, as we cannot guarantee we will still have enough tickets left for the conference, when the hackathon comes to an end.

If you are one of the lucky members of the first 3 teams, and have already purchased a ticket for the conference, we will refund you, just email us at tickets@techsylvania.co

Schedule

11:30 AM Registration opens, Beverages served. Come alone? Use the opportunity to find a team!
12:30 PM Hacking Kickoff
1:00 – 6:00 PM Coaching Sessions – Scheduled in 30 minute intervals
7:00 PM Dinner
MIDNIGHT Food and snacks
9:00 AM Breakfast served
10:30 AM HACKS MUST BE SUBMITTED by 10:30 A.M.
General public (friends, family) welcome to enter auditorium to view hackathon presentations
11:00 AM Hackathon presentations begin
2:00 PM Hackathon Awards

Just some of the wearable and connected technologies you'll have the chance to code on!

Apple Watch


To make the best use of its size and location on your wrist, Apple Watch has all-new interactions and technologies MORE

Oculus DK2


DK2 is the latest development kit for the Oculus Rift that allows developers to build amazing games and experiences for the consumer Oculus Rift. MORE

Vector Watch Luna


The Vector Luna comes with a round 44mm custom solid stainless steel case with hardened mineral crystal, 50 meter/5ATM water resistant. The Vector Luna has a 30 day battery life and MORE

Parrot MiniDrone Jumping Sumo


Parrot Jumping Sumo is a responsive bot with a strong personality which rolls, rushes, zig-zags, circles, takes turns at 90°.
MORE

Misfit Shine


Tap your Misfit Shine to see how close you are to reaching your goal. Have fun with friends. Find your friends and view each other’s accomplishments. Make it MORE

The EyeTribe Tracker


The EyeTribe Tracker represents a major breakthrough in eye tracking. It is the world’s smallest eye tracker and the first to use USB 3.0.
MORE

fēnix® 3


fēnix 3 offers trail runners a complete menu of features from accurate performance data during running to reliable navigation aids for safe orientation off the MORE

Pebble


Launched on Kickstarter in 2012 as the most successful crowdfunding campaign to date,Pebble is the watch designed for the 21st century.
MORE

Leap Motion


The Leap Motion Controller tracks both hands and all 10 fingers with pinpoint precision and incredible speed. Reach into another world without actually touching anything.
MORE

Metawear


The MetaWear platform contains a powerful SOC that binds ARM technology with a Bluetooth transceiver and modern sensors
MORE

Misfit Flash


Flash is a sleek, sporty fitness tracker that measures your activity and sleep, syncs with your smartphone, and comes in a variety of colors. MORE

Onyx Beacon


Onyx Beacons are low cost, low powered Bluetooth Low Energy transmitters that can notify nearby iOS 7 and Android 4.3 devices of their presence.
MORE

Parrot MiniDrone Rolling Spider


Parrot Rolling Spider is an ultra-compact drone controlled by smartphone. It flies indoors and outdoors with surprising speed and stability. MORE

Forerunner® 920XT


Designed for open water and pool swimming, Forerunner 920XT measures every stroke and meter of your workouts and offers enhanced training capabilities.
MORE

Google Glass


Is a wearable computer developed by Google with an optical head-mounted display. It displays information in a smartphone-like hands-free format and supports natural language voice commands.
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vívoactive™


vívoactive™, the ultra-thin, lightweight smartwatch with sports apps and activity tracking to help you keep a healthy balance between work and life.
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Sphero


Sphero is a robot ball that can be controlled from your smartphone. Sphero can also be programed in many different languages including Ruby, Python, and JavaScript.
MORE

UP by Jawbone


UP helps you understand how you sleep, move and eat so you can make smarter choices. The new app displays movement and sleep details from your UP24 or UP band and delivers insights, celebrates milestones, and challenges you to make each day better.  MORE

Withings Pulse O₂


A “wear it your way” tracker to monitor
your activity and sleep, read vital signs and improve your overall health.
MORE

Moto 360


Moto 360 proves that smartwatches can be as fashionable as its Google Now-integrated software is functional, making it the first Android Wear watch worth strapping to your wrist.  MORE

Withings Smart Body Analyzer


The Smart Body Analyzer measures weight, body composition, heart rate and air quality.
MORE

Symme3d


The first 100% designed and manufactured Romanian 3D Printer. MORE

Hackathon tickets


What are you waiting for? Places limited to 100!

Amazing prizes

Metawear


The MetaWear platform contains a powerful SOC that binds ARM technology with a Bluetooth transceiver and modern sensors
MORE

Razor Keyboards


Our partners from Braintree are offering Razor Keyboards

Vector Watch Luna


Not only will you have the chance to code in premiere, but you can also win a Vector Luna watch! MORE

Pebble watches


The smartwatch for real life that people love. Enjoy the best apps + watchfaces so you can #MakeAwesomeHappen 24/7.

Garmin devices


Garmin is the global leader in GPS navigation technology.

Onyx Beacons


Onyx Beacons offer many possibilities to change the way we interact with our devices.

Leap Motion


Tiny device. Huge possibilities. Reach into new worlds and control your computer in a whole new way.

Young Leaders Club


Access for one person in the pre-acceeration program held by Young Leaders Club, at Constanta in June 21 – 28 2015.

Free tickets at Shift Split


The first 3 places will win free tickets to Shift Split

seed for tech


Seed For Tech is offering a free pass for the pre-seed investment program

20 mentoring hours from Pitech+Plus CEO


Get the chance to win 20 mentoring hours from Pitech+Plus CEO and Rodeapps MD.

Free coworking space


ClujHub will offer the first 3 teams free coworking space.

BitDefender


Our friends from BitDefender are going to offer some great prizes for you.

Tickets Startup Istanbul


The winning team will get free tickets at Startup Istanbul, the leading startup event in Eurasia

Sphero


Sphero is a robot ball that can be controlled from your smartphone. Sphero can also be programed in many different languages including Ruby, Python, and JavaScript.
MORE

Misfit Flash


Flash is a sleek, sporty fitness tracker that measures your activity and sleep, syncs with your smartphone, and comes in a variety of colors. MORE

Misfit Shine


Tap your Misfit Shine to see how close you are to reaching your goal. Have fun with friends. Find your friends and view each other’s accomplishments. Make it MORE

Halobands


Control your smartphone with simple wrist move! Haloband is a wearable device you can customize.

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