2nd Blockchain Hackathon in Stuttgart

Converging the Crypto Universe into Industrial IoT

After the great success of the first edition, the Blockchain Hackathon Stuttgart is coming back with a program even richer of events and features for an unforgettable weekend in the name of Blockchain. Which new solutions will emerge at the crossroad of blockchain and the industry as we know it? We recognized the ongoing convergence of Blockchain technologies with traditional industries approaches and are eager to explore new possibilities.
In February 2019, Blockchain enthusiasts, developers, visionaries and entrepreneurs will meet for the 2nd time in Stuttgart to elaborate future scenarios for the application of blockchain technologies in established industries. Satellites events will offer great insights into blockchain technologies for experts as well as newbies. You can expect even more input and vibes!
The local community will be attending the event and blockchain development companies will also be on site to assist and discuss your vision. In addition, there will be free food and drinks for all attendees and great prizes await the most visionary concepts in the area of blockchain! So if you are interested to know what the blockchain future holds and are excited about crypto and blockchain, come join the 2nd Stuttgart Blockchain Hackathon!

CHALLENGES

INDUSTRY 4.0 – IoT 

Converging the Crypto Universe into Industrial IoT.

Digital transformation will change core paradigms of factories of the future enhancing a rather product centric view on manufacturing to a service centered view. This comprises advanced manufacturing processes and adaptive and smart manufacturing systems where blockchain technologies could boost radical new innovation towards collaborative and mobile enterprises and customer-focused manufacturing.

mobility
MOBILITY 

Help us create new solutions for vehicle networks where innovative technologies such as Blockchain or Artificial Intelligence can lead to higher efficiency or even entirely new products and processes.

Find out more about this challenge in our blogpost.

finance
FINANCE 

Show us how a bank can use the blockchain technology to become the everyday platform within the industry.

Find out more about this challenge in our blogpost.

Prizes

Most visionary concept

3000€

Best technical implementation

3000€

Best business model

3000€

Hackathon Challenges

2000€ each

Audience Prize

2000€

The winners of each category will have the chance to present their projects at the Blockchain Campus of the Chamber of Commerce of the Stuttgart Region
on the 19th February 2019 at 1 pm in Stuttgart.

Additionally, the team that is awarded with the audience prize will win free tickets to the Blockchain Future Festival.

Schedule

Aula, Building 1, 2nd Floor

‘Scaling decentralized Identities.’
Oliver Terbu, Decentralized Identity Solutions Architect, ConsenSys

Ikhlaq Sidhu, Chief Scientist and Faculty Director, Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology (SCET) in Berkeley/USA

Jonas von Malottki, Head of the Department for Finance and Controlling IT Solutions & CoC Business Intelligence, Daimler AG / Daimler IT Group Functions
Joachim Erdle, Managing Director – Head of Corporate Finance, LBBW LAndesbank Baden-Württemberg
Jürgen Jähnert, CEO, bwcon GmbH
Dr. Katharina Schubert, Manager R&D Transformation, MHP – Management und IT-Beratung GmbH
Karsten Treiber, Director Digital Finance, targens GmbH

Area for Teamwork, Building 1, 1st and 2nd Floor

08:00
Team work and coding

Area for Teamwork, Building 1, 1st and 2nd Floor

Aula, Building 1, 2nd Floor

Area for Teamwork, Building 1, 1st and 2nd Floor

Area for Teamwork, Building 1, 1st and 2nd Floor

Speakers

Oliver Terbu

ConsenSys

Decentralization Architect with uPort

    Ikhlaq Sidhu

    Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology (SCET) in Berkeley/USA

    Founding Director and Chief Scientist

      Yannick-Tjard Schuetz

      MHP - Management- und IT-Beratung GmbH

      Senior Consultant & Blockchain Portfolio Developer

        Jury

        Dr. Katharina Schubert

        MHP - Management- und IT-Beratung GmbH

        Manager – R&D Transformation

          Karsten Treiber

          targens GmbH

          Director Digital Finance

            Joachim Erdle

            LBBW Landesbank Baden-Württemberg

            Managing Director - Head of Corporate Finance, CEO Südbeteiligungen GmbH and CEO LBBW Venture

              Andrei Martchouk

              KI decentralized GmbH

              Managing Director

                Jonas von Malottki

                Daimler AG / Daimler IT Group Functions

                Head of the Department for Finance and Controlling
                IT Solutions & CoC Business Intelligence

                  Visionary Sponsors

                  Gold Sponsors

                  Silver Sponsor

                  Organizers
                  Partners
                  Supporters
                  Media partners
                  Technology partner
                  Community Partners

                  Blog

                  REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED!

                  Thank you for your enthusiasm! The event as well as our waiting list is now fully booked!

                  Unfortunately, we can no longer accept any registration.

                  Simona Pede bwcon GmbH
                  • Seyfferstraße 34 | 70197 Stuttgart
                  • pede@blockchain-hackathon.de
                  • +49(0)711/18421-643
                  • 09:00 - 18:00

                  Participants Hands-Out: Read here all you need to know for the upcoming Hackathon

                  I need accommodation. Do you know of any still-available options?

                  Yes. Until the 18.01.2019 we reserved some rooms and beds at A&O HOTELS and HOSTELS in Stuttgart, Rosensteinstr. 14-16 (15.02 check in, 17.02. check out). While booking you simply need to mention the “booking number: S1-132439 ”. For booking details please contact the hostel directly. Here are the prices:

                  15.02.19
                  Single bedroom (including breakfast, own bathroom): 57,60 Euro
                  Single bed in dorm room (including breakfast): 22,50 Euro

                  16.02.19
                  Single bedroom (including breakfast, own bathroom): 57,60 Euro
                  Single bed in dorm room (including breakfast): 22,50 Euro

                  Book here:

                  Via Telefon: +49 30 80 947 5110
                  Via Email: booking@aohostels.com

                  Please consider that participants have to cover their own accommodation costs. We just pre-reserved some rooms but you will need to pay your stay directly at the hotel.

                  Who can participate?

                  Developers and Designers who are interested in Blockchain and IOT. Experiences with Blockchain frameworks are more than welcome.

                  Technology

                  • Every Blockchain framework is welcome to join the competition
                  • WiFi and technical support is available on the spot!

                  Who owns the copyright / ideas?

                  Only you! We care about copyright!

                  How can I get prepared for the Hackathon?

                  You do not need to work on your idea in advance. In case you want to know more about Blockchain, have a look at the Bitcoin developer doc or/and the doc on developing Ethereum smart contracts

                  What else should I know?

                  • Bring your own laptop and plenty of good ideas
                  • Results will be published on open source platforms
                  • Amazing prizes await the most visionary concepts!

                  Location

                  Hochschule für Technik
                  • Schellingstraße 24 | 70174 Stuttgart

                  How to get there
                  Walk 10min from Stuttgart Central Station.
                  Alternatively, take the U14/U29 towards Mühlhausen/Vogelsang and get off at the station 'Börsenplatz'.