Ubuntu Hackathon 2015, Bangalore

Exciting times for Ubuntu enthusiasts and devs in India! Canonical, which is also the platinum sponsor of the Mobile Developer Summit, 2015, Bangalore announced a Hackathon just now!

Date: 15 & 16 Oct, 2015
Venue: Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

You can bring your own Aquaris E4.5 and E5 HD Ubuntu Edition smartphones which were launched recently in India to get going with the development. If you can’t grab one, don’t worry, the organizers will provide the devices.

Exciting prizes in 4 categories:

  • Most innovative Award – most exciting projects
  • Best Group Award – best team demo/presentation
  • Best Rookie Award – fairly new to the development world, quick learner of Ubuntu
  • IoT special prize – brings an IoT/snappy core element into their project

The Prizes are:

  1. 20,000 (INR) snapdeal voucher + Ubuntu Dell laptop* + Aquaris E5 HD Ubuntu Edition smartphone
  2. Aquaris E5 HD Ubuntu Edition smartphone (per person in group, max. up to x5) + x3 passes to Mobile World Congress 2016**
  3. Aquaris E5 HD Ubuntu Edition + one Bluetooth vivaldi speakers
  4. Collectors item Ubuntu Matchbox – Raspberry Pi 2

Find the registration link in the official announcement page.

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