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At the Hackathon there is a total € 3.500,- cash to be won, 3 Hackathon prizes and the Smart-Port prize of €1.000,-. Your team can also win a spot on the Open Data Relay at the Congres Open Data Logistics and Ports where the can compete for two prizes of €4.000,-.

The criteria for the jury of the World Port Hackathon are:

  • Potential of the application, both economical and social
  • Context port & logistics
  • Use of (open) datasources
  • Usability, who is the targer audience?
  • How innovative is the idea

For the Smart-Port prize the following criteria will be used:

  • The solution is of value for multiple stakeholders (pre-competition)
  • The solution does fit in the Smart-Port roadmaps
  • The solution should have impact in a time-frame of of 5 years

Port Innovation Lab offers the two most promising teams free participation for the Discovery Day. If your solution is marked as extremely promising you will be directly nominated for LaunchLab which is equivalent to a value of € 15.000,- to bring your idea to the market.

Ideas and solutions will be pitched to on the Hackathon. After the Hackathon, additional presentations for companies will be organised. This is THE opportunity for a start with money and to put yourself out there!