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Run a hackathon.

Hackathon is a social event that lasts 8-48h and brings together developers, designers, engineers and all sort of tech talent.

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Why run a hackathon?

  • You need more talent

    Top talent are difficult to find, difficult to assess, expensive to retain and hard to keep happy. Furthermore, they are usually not even looking for new opportunities.

  • You need to innovate

    Challenge the brightest and most creative minds to solve your business problems and to come up with innovative solutions. Use our community or your own employees to get both massive scale and excellent quality.

  • You need results, fast

    Hackathons can serve as a catalyst for your business. Solve your critical business problems much faster. Go from an idea to a prototype in a matter of days, not months.

How it works

Six simple steps to run a great hackathon event.

  • 01

    Goals & KPIs

    Whether it’s for recruitment, brand building, PR, team engagement or generating new prototypes, we can help you out.

  • 02

    Challenge idea

    We help to create a challenge theme that would consistent with your goals and appealing to the developers.

  • 03

    Marketing plan

    We prepare event branding and use various channels to reach developers and create media buzz around your event.

  • 04

    Our community

    Set up a customized landing page on the ChallengeRocket platform and start tapping into our creative community!

  • 05

    Event preparation

    We use various ways to make it more engaging for the tech community.

  • 06

    The event itself

    We make it a super exciting experience! The story doesn’t end here. The next challenge is to properly make use of the results of the hackathon.

What can you achieve

  • App Design & Development

    Crowdsourcing is the easiest way to build useful mobile and web apps that people love. The ChallengeRocket community has talented developers and designers.

  • Innovation Programs

    The best ideas often come from the least expected direction. You can source ideas directly from your current employees or from creative minds around the world.

  • Hackathons Boosting Recruitment

    Hackathons are a great opportunity to discover new talent and see them working on real-world team projects. Résumés are passé! Hackathons are HR game-changers offering to recreate actual working conditions.

  • Startup Sourcing

    Hackathons can also aim at discovering the best startups - during the event startups are refining their products and companies can use their solutions for organization requirements.

  • Big Data Hacks

    ChallengeRocket helps to reach the community of data scientists and AI developers who can extract knowledge and get insights into unstructured datasets.

  • API Promotion

    We can run meetups, workshops and challenges to find out the best implementation of your API. We can encourage competition between teams to make awesome apps using your tech.

Example hackathon themes:

  • App design hackathon

    You’ll get many different approaches and solutions when talented devs are working on your product at the same time.

    1-2 days

    on-site or online

  • AI & machine learning hackathon

    Great way to reach AI geeks. Let's give them a creative challenge and see how they perform

    1-2 days

    on-site or online

  • Robotics & engineering hackathon

    Great way to source & assess great engineers. There are outstanding robotic experts in our community!

    1-2 days

    on-site or online

  • Data science hackathon

    Event aimed at discovering talented data scientists. See them in action working on your data sets!

    1-2 days

    on-site or online

  • Code battle hackathon

    Our of our favorite format. Software developers create AI bots that compete in real-time. Top performers can be spotted quite easily.

    4-6 hours

    on-site or online

  • iOT hackathon

    Bring together software developers and Internet Of Things engineers.

    1-2 days

    on-site or online

  • Design hackathon

    Challenge centered around creating products with great-looking and usable interfaces!

    1 day

    on-site or online

  • CSR hackathon

    Technology has the power to change the world. Let's gather creative minds to make this change possible!

    1-2 days

    on-site or online

Need help?

Not sure what is the best option for you? Contact us! We'll be happy to help.

Hi I’m Tomasz

tomasz.mendak@challengerocket.com +48 790 226 755

Media Highlights

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  • This startup will completely change every job interview - both for brands and tech talents all over the world.

  • The innovative start-up from Wrocław has revolutionized online recruitment in the IT industry through online challenges and hackathons.

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