Hackathon - “Entirely Different Hackathon” was held at Kakha Bendukidze’s Campus, at Free University, with the support of Beeline, the member of International Group “VEON”. “Entirely Different Hackathon” is organized by Youth Union - EUhack, which manages technology-related projects and aims at promoting youth development. Young engineers, programming specialists, developers and designers, who united together around one idea - to create an innovative product or develop existing ones, traditionally participated in the marathon.
“Entirely Different Hackathon” was conducted in a different format and lasted about 27 hours instead of 48 hours. During this time, the participants have elaborated an idea, the way of its implementation and presented it before the jury. The groups participating in the final competition were given a task to implement their own ideas, create prototypes and to exhibit them as presentation. The first phase of Hackathon was held on June 29-30 and 180 participants were involved in it. The 11 finalists appeared before the jury on 14th of July and shared 3 award-winning places: