Announcing: Windows App Hackathon [March 24th, Bangalore]

Ladies and Gentlemen,

We are glad to announce our first event of 2012 – a hackathon for app developers. Like with any event we do, we tend to bring a focused approach and importantly, a focused audience to whom we want to add tremendous value.

App hackathon: March 24th, Bangalore
App hackathon: March 24th, Bangalore

App HACKATHON is a two day event.  The ‘Windows Phone’ app hackathon will provide you a platform to start your app from scratch and develop it into a full fledged product at the end of two days. During this time you’ll have the support from our experienced mentors from Microsoft.

The mentors from Microsoft will be with you right from the word “GO” till we actually set you up with your app Microsoft team will guide you, ping you, help you in design and help you setup every single detail,
We’ll share APIs and SDKs (before the event) and enable you all the way to make your dream app a reality!

App Hackathon Agenda

  •     Get together the evening of 23rd March and find a team (or get yours)
  •     Get your app idea sounded with Mentors, PI Team.
  •     Get together on 24th morning.
  •     Start coding.
  •     Go Home (after 7/8 PM or so).
  •     Get together on 25th morning. Start coding.
  •     25th March – evening 4 pm – have a prototype ready.
  •     Demo to Mentors,  Audience, Others from 6 pm to 8 pm.
  •     Sleep.

Event Details

Date: 24th and 25th March, 2012

Time: 9.00 AM to 8.00 PM

Venue: Kuliza Office, 11/3, Bomanhalli, Hosur Main Road, Opposite Oxford Engg. College, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560068

And did we tell you that MICROSOFT will give away Free Windows Phones for all developers who complete the ‘Port To Win‘ challenge during the Hackathon. All you have to do is Port two Apps and the developer gets a Windows Phone.

It does not end there. We have two Prizes for Best Designed App and Best Idea App which is also a Windows Phone, at the Hackathon event itself!

Early Bird Discount

The hackathon fee is only Rs. 700 (includes food + tea/snacks for two days) and the early bird discount will get you a discount of Rs. 200!. Use the code “EARLYBIRD” before February 28th to avail the discount.

Ticketing Link:
Contact details: Prateek Panda [91.9035.486.036]

More details @hackathon page.

Got questions? Need more clarification/details? Please ask in the comment section.

– We’d like to thank our partner Kuliza for their superbly cool office space for the hackathon. Like the last hackathon, expect a good mix of fun and good times.

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