BMW Hosts A Car Hackathon In San Franscisco

News | January 8th, 2015 by 1
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If you are a developer, designer or project manager who wants to work with some of the latest technology, tools and services for the connected …

If you are a developer, designer or project manager who wants to work with some of the latest technology, tools and services for the connected car, BMW is hosting a hackthon in San Francisco on January 9-11th 2015, at the Navdy Office. BMW says developers can discuss their ideas with BMW engineers and compete for an all-electric BMW i3, as well as for cash & prizes of $20,000 in total. All teams will present in front of top industry experts.

The development teams will have access to BMW car data, BMW car sharing, HERE maps, ChargePoint API and Zendrive. Full details can be found here.

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Detailed Agenda

Friday, January 9th

7:00pm

Pre-Hackathon Get Together.

Saturday, January 10th

8:00am

Doors open, check-in begins.

10:00am

Opening remarks; Key-Note.

11:30am

Start coding.

1:00 – 6:00pm

Breakout sessions.

Sunday, January 11th

until 12:00pm

Team sign-up.

2:00 – 5:00pm

Coding stops and formal app presentations begin.

 

 

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