The objective of the two-day hackathon organized the Czech Telecommunications Office (CTU) and AT&T is to help drive innovation and entrepreneurship. The programming marathon itself will last for 24 hours (from 22:00 hrs on 22 April until 14:00 hrs on 23 April). Teams participating in the hackathon will create new apps in one of the categories: Smart Cities, Education, and Best Use of the Czech Republic’s Open Data or Best Use of CZ.NIC (Czech Domain Name Registrar) Open Source.
Winners will share cash prizes. Moreover, five participants will be awarded Nanodegree scholarships, funded by AT&T and Udacity. Special prizes will be given for the best use of the Czech Republic’s open data sources and best use of CZ.NIC’s open source framework.
For further information and registration see Hackathon webside.