INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ONLINE HACKATHON

19-21 March

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36-hour-long coding marathon where participants form teams of 1-4 people each and solve real-life problems provided by top worldwide and Kazakhstani companies.

2019 YEAR STATISTICS :

430

APPLICATIONS

201

PARTICIPANTS

30

TRAVEL GRANTS

20%

FEMALES

6

BEST COMPANIES

BTS Digital, Microsoft, Google, EPAM, E&Y, CAICA

4

COUNTRIES

Kazakhstan, Russia, Uzbekistan, Jordan

WHAT IS HACKATHON?

1/6
 

REGISTRATION<

WHAT DOES THE APPLICATION PROCESS LOOK LIKE?_

The application process consists of 2 rounds:

1. Individual application to estimate your skills and motivation:
February 22nd - March 13th.

2. Group application to form your team.

 

 

REQUIREMENTS FOR PARTICIPANTS_

- To be a student of any university course (undergraduate/graduate) and presence of enrollment verification;


- To be over 18 years old (not related to NU students);


- To have basic programming skills.

*It's required to fill out only one form!

APPLICATION FORM LINK (EN)_

ССЫЛКА ПОДАЧИ ЗАЯВКИ (РУ)_

ӨТІНІМ НЫСАНЫНА СІЛТЕМЕ (ҚАЗ)_

 

AGENDA

12  March, 16:00 (GMT +06:00)
React Native Workshop by Facebook
Registration through this link
18  March, 16:00 (GMT +06:00)
19  March, 16:00 (GMT +06:00)
Workshop on Microsoft Azure by Microsoft
The link will be available on Telegram Channel
19  March, 20:00 (GMT +06:00)
Opening ceremony
19  March, 23:00 (GMT +06:00)
Hackathon Starts 🎉
20  March, 00:00 (GMT +06:00)
Q&A session on challenges
21  March, 11:00 (GMT +06:00)
Hackathon Ends
17  March, 16:00 (GMT +06:00)
Workshop by BTS Digital
The registration link
21  March, 18:00 (GMT +06:00)
Closing ceremony and
winners announcement
 

AGENDA

12  March, 16:00 (GMT +06:00)
React Native Workshop by Facebook
Registration through this link
18  March, 16:00 (GMT +06:00)
19  March, 16:00 (GMT +06:00)
Workshop on Microsoft Azure by Microsoft
The link will be available on Telegram Channel
19  March, 20:00 (GMT +06:00)
Opening ceremony
19  March, 23:00 (GMT +06:00)
Hackathon Starts 🎉
20  March, 00:00 (GMT +06:00)
Q&A session on challenges
21  March, 11:00 (GMT +06:00)
Hackathon Ends
17  March, 16:00 (GMT +06:00)
Workshop by BTS Digital
The registration link
21  March, 13:00 (GMT +06:00)
Start of pitching of solutions
For each company time slot schedule will be sent during the Hackathon
21  March, 18:00 (GMT +06:00)
Closing ceremony and
winners announcement

PROBLEMS

FACEBOOK

Task: Bringing Communities Together - create a web/mobile app on that idea.

Prizes: Branded wireless headphones for each team member in TOP-1 + 1:1 mock interviews with Facebook engineer

Language: ENG

MICROSOFT

Task: Find your own suitable dataset (Kaggle or other open sourced) and build your own machine learning model that empowers and helps people in everyday life

Prizes: 400K KZT

Language: RUS/ENG

GOOGLE

Task: NLP


Prizes: 500k KZT

Language: ENG

 

BTS DIGITAL

Tasks:

- Создание веб-приложения, которое будет включать в себя элементы виральности и\или геймификации. (Например: квест-игра и/или другое)

- Создание удобного веб-приложения для знакомств.

Prizes for each task:

1st - 600k KZT

2nd - 300k KZT

3rd - 100k KZT

Language: RUS

 

OUR SPONSORS AND PARTNERS

MEDIA PARTNERS

 

ABOUT US

NU ACM Student Chapter and NU ACM-W Student Chapter - are the Kazakhstani branches of the international ACM organization (Association for Computing Machinery). 

 

Our common goal is to develop a competitive and high-skilled youth ready to push the Kazakhstani IT industry forward. We aspire to live in the world, where computing technologies help us in solving the problems of tomorrow, where we use our knowledge and apply our skills to make a positive impact. 

 

Since Autumn 2017, our organizations have shown great professionalism in the organization of the events on the university, city, and republican level.

The main goal of

NURIS Innovation Cluster is the development of the national innovational system through creating the mass of knowledge-based and high-tech companies, new technologies and knowledge around University, as well as achievement of synergy between science, business, and state for activation of innovational activity.

The vision by 2025 is to create an innovational environment and infrastructure (ecosystem), which facilitates the development of Innovational Entrepreneurship in Kazakhstan.

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If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact us at

hacknu@nu.edu.kz!

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