SO, WHAT IS IT?
A HACKATHON TOASTING THOSE WHO DARE TO DREAM
Beer is the original social network, bringing people together for thousands of years.
As the world’s leading beer brand, Budweiser is deconstructing and reinventing innovative and technological advances that push the boundaries of the food and beverage industry.
Not much is better than beer, coding and food!
Join the company behind Budweiser, Corona, Stella Artois, Cider, Leffe and many more brands for a weekend of hacking and brewing your dreams.
Not to mention, your team will have the opportunity to pitch your tech idea to the world’s leading brewer!
Attendees will have access to partner APIs which will help guide teams in creating viable prototypes – of web and mobile apps – addressing three key challenges:
- Beer & Food Pairing
- Gamifying the F&B industry
- Socially Responsible Drinking
Users can use ‘Free4Hack’ to skip the entry fee payment
The first place team will receive S$2,000 and Apple iWatches
- Second Place Team: S$1,000 + Cherokey 4wd Robot Kits
- Third Place Team: S$500 + Insectbot Kits
- Immediate Qualification: The top 3 winning teams directly qualify for the Budweiser Dream Brewery Pitch Day on February 18, 2016 (pitch your tech and your team could win: S$25,000 funding, incubation & partnership opportunities)
Saturday, November 7th
- 9:00 am – Doors Open
- 10:00 am – Registration
- 12:00 pm – Lunch
- 1:00 pm – Coding Begins
- 6:00 pm – Dinner & Happy Hour
- 12:00 am – Midnight Snack from Ben & Jerry’s
Sunday, November 8th
- 8:00 am – Breakfast
- 11:30 am – Lunch
- 1:00 pm – Submission Deadline
- 2:00 pm – Judging
- 3:00 pm – Happy Hour featuring ABInBev products
- 4:00 pm – Awards
- 5:00 pm – Closing
- APAC CIO, ABInBev
- APAC Innovation Manager, ABInBev
- Tyson Hackwood, Head of Asia, Braintree
- Bradley Priest, CTO/Cofounder, TradeGecko
- Michael Lints, Venture Partner, Golden Gate Ventures
- As well as other top CTOs and VCs
Tech Partners & APIs
- IBM Bluemix
Saturday, November 7th
9:00 AM to November 8th, 5:00 PM
The Hub Singapore
128 Prinsep Street, #01-01
Have an event? Submit it here
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