Accenture Digital announces its first Accenture Global Connected Hackathon! An extraordinary opportunity for digital professionals, creative designers, developers and marketing specialists to come together in a challenge of international scope, sharing ideas and experimenting with the latest technologies and innovations.
Don’t miss the opportunity! Get involved today.
November 11th and 12th, 2017
Bengaluru, IndiaREGISTER NOW
During our 24-hour hackathon, you will prototype ideas, products and services that are able to create social and economic value for the community. For instance, how can digital help transform cities? How can digital help build an inclusive environment re-thinking the concept of diversity, as a value? And, how can digital help revolutionize the way we interact with the wider community? Hence, the overarching theme for the hackathon will be 'HOW DIGITAL CAN GENERATE INNOVATIVE IDEAS THAT HELP CREATE A TRULY HUMAN ENVIRONMENT?’
You will use digital technologies in creative and innovative ways, to show how these can transform our everyday lives to develop deeper relationships with citizens, patients, colleagues, students and humanity, in general.
The projects will be evaluated by a panel of experienced judges, comprising of Accenture senior management, and other experts from the world of Digital technology and innovation.
Venue: Accenture India Learning Center, KIADB Export Promotion Industrial Area, Whitefield, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560066
Date: 11, 12 November, 2017
Time: 2 PM on 11 November to 9 PM on 12 November
If you are a digital professional with 1-5 years of experience, we urge you to register for this hackathon. You could be skilled in any of the new-age Digital technologies – Mobility, Artificial Intelligence, Augmented reality, Virtual reality, Blockchain, Internet of Things, Gamification etc. Participation is entirely free of charge.REGISTER NOW
If you are interested in exploring careers with Accenture, do upload your resume on the registration form.
Hurry! Registrations close by November 6.
Once we receive your registrations, we will screen the entries and shortlist individuals who will then be invited for the hackathon. We will group the final participants into 3-5 member groups. These groups will compete in the 24-hour hackathon on a specific problem statement that will be provided at the venue.
At the end of the local round, the India winner will compete with other winners from the APAC region, and the winner from this round will compete at the global level. Experience the unforgettable thrill of coming together, for two days in an amazing setting, with peers who share the same real passion for digital technology and innovation.
On 12 November, we will give away exciting prizes for the local, regional and global winners.
Please read the terms and conditions here.
In addition to the exciting experience of participating in a truly global hackathon, you can also look forward to some truly exciting prizes!
First prize – Amazon gift vouchers worth INR 30,000 (per team member)
Second prize – Amazon gift vouchers worth INR 20,000 (per team member)
Third prize - Amazon gift vouchers worth INR 13,000 (per team member)
Each member of the regional-level winning team will win gift vouchers worth $1000. The global winners will be awarded with gift vouchers worth $2000 per team member. These are of course in addition to the local prizes that the winning team will take home.
What’s more? Participating/winning in the hackathon could be a way to kick-start a career with Accenture!