Challenges     Technologies     Prize Pool     Who     Steps    Agenda     

IT-enabled smart traffic management and smart transportation solutions can prove to be game-changers. Integrating Intelligent Transportation Systems benefits cities by reducing traffic congestion and enhancing road safety to the improvement of operational efficiency and maintaining sustainability. 

1st theme: Smart Transportation

Your challenge is to integrate smart solutions into Ajman’s existing transportation and infrastructure assets. Base the ideas not only on traffic engineering principles, but challenge yourself to incorporate the existing transportation network.

Available data includes insights into Roads and Infrastructure, and Public Services.

Challenges

With the implementation of blockchain technology, the Ajman government could optimise digital identity data for easier, more efficient processes across modalities for Ajman citizens and residents.

Your challenge is to create an enhanced identity assurance system using blockchain technology. Use Smart Identity (smart contracts) and data authentication to serve the people of Ajman and the government, securely and efficiently.

2nd theme: Blockchain system for identity assurance

What makes Ajman a better place to live?
Bringing innovative ideas/services to the unified mobile application of Ajman (eAjman) to enhance the user experience & increase adoption, aligned with Ajman’s vision 2021 which focuses on a happy society. 

Find out what Ajman Government has in terms of applications here!

Your challenge is to propose new innovative ideas and services to eAjman mobile application.

3rd theme: eAjman Mobile Application

IBM Dubai will provide many APIs such as Cloud and Watson. 

The team will be on site to support you during the Ideation phase and the hacking.

          Check out for their              learning kit here! 

Technologies

Prizepool

Smart Transportation

35,000 AED

AWARDED TO 1ST PLACE
PROJECT FOCUSED ON 

Blockchain Technology

35,000 AED

AWARDED TO 1ST PLACE
PROJECT FOCUSED ON 

eAjman Mobile Application

35,000 AED

AWARDED TO 1ST PLACE
PROJECT FOCUSED ON 

Who can take part?

To amplify the competition, 

a pre-hackathon selection process will determine who will compete in the event! With that being said, bring your A game and apply for the one theme you’re sure to win!

Join as a team or come solo-we will help all solo hackers find a team at the hackathon.


Please note: you must choose one theme only, and should be based in U.A.E to apply.

engineers

marketers

developers

startups

designers

data-scientists

Steps

Register before midnight
on January 11th, 2018

Shortlisted participants
will be invited to the
Online Ideation Phase from

January 11th - 25th, 2018

Hackathon takes place from January 25th - 27th, 2018  

Hackathon Agenda

6.00 pm   Doors open

6.30 pm   Welcome word

6.50 pm   Idea Pitching

7.00 pm   Team Formation

7.20 pm   Start Hacking

8.00 pm   IBM Workshop 1

10.00 pm Project Page 1st deadline

12.00 am Coding time

THURSDAY January 25th

9.00 am   Breakfast

10.00 am IBM Workshop 2

12.00 pm Jumu'ah Prayer Break

1.00 pm   Lunch

2.00 pm   Project Page 2nd deadline

3.00 pm   Surprise mini challenge!

4.00 pm   IBM Workshop 3 /
                  Pitch training

7.00 pm   Dinner

11.00 pm Technical Test

12.00 am Coding time 

FRIDAY January 26th

9.00 am   Breakfast

11.00 am Project Page - Final check

12.30 pm Lunch

2.00 pm   Hacking Ends

2.30 pm   Final Presentations

3.20 pm   Jury Deliberation

4.00 pm   Closing Ceremony

5.00 pm   End of Hackathon

Saturday January 27th

Venue

Fairmont Ajman - Ajman

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