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MKB Fintechlab Hackathon

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MKB Fintechlab Hackathon

About MKB Fintechlab Hackathon

Build a working prototype of a key functionality of a banking API and win 25.000 EUR within 30 hours! Register your team now and bring your ideas and device(s) to work on, everything else (awesome location, strong internet connection and refreshments) will be provided.


The Hackathon runs between November 30 - December 2, where you can work teams of 2-4 people. During this time you can transform business ideas into prototypes within 30 hours. There is no need to completely finalize the project you are working on but it must be

more than just an idea.


On Sunday afternoon you have to present your project to a professional jury and after that, your one thing to do is enjoying the award ceremony! Register and learn more here: http://bit.ly/ChallengeFintechLab



Prizes

  1. 1st place

    MKB Fintechlab incubation program (including €25,000 equity investment)

  2. 2nd place

    Soon

  3. 3rd place

    Soon

Schedule

November 30, Friday

17:00
Registration

18:00
Opening remarks
18:15
Keynote speech
18:30
Useful technical information
19:00
Unleash your solution oriented creativity - you have 30 hours!

December 1, Saturday

00:01 - 23:59
Work continues with the assistance from Mentors. Deadline to submit the prototype 23:59.

December 2, Sunday

9:00 - 11:00
Pitch training

12:00 - 14:00
Final pitches
14:30
Award ceremony with networking and snacks

How to submit

  1. Assemble your team or apply solo.
  2. Register to the hackathon
  3. Let's meet on Nov 30 - Dec 2! Come up with great idea!
  4. Work on your project during hackathon.
  5. Win prizes!

Get inspired

  • Open banking and financial consciousness

    • Using banking data, develop a solution to incentivize financial self-care in the open data world.
  • AI-based security solutions

    • Using banking data, develop a machine learning or AI-based feature or solution that helps customers’ lives become more secure without sacrificing convenience.
  • Automate the office

    • Think about an autonomous system that, due to deep learning, recognizes patterns of behavior in the office to best manage electricity usage, lower the costs and improve security.
  • Tackling financial crime

    • Come up with a solution that can help prevent or detect fraud, give an extra security measure protecting a weak point or bottlenecks in the system.

Reasons to participate

  • 01 Reason

    You will meet great people and make valuable connections!

  • 02 Reason

    You will enrich your CV with this outstanding experience!

  • 03 Reason

    You can win amazing prizes!

  • 04 Reason

    You will broaden your knowledge and improve your skills!

Where and when

Where
La Vida Duna Budapest,
Hungary
When
Nov 30-Dec 2, 2018