More than 200 developers will be present at DevHacks, the biggest hackathon with an impact on society
Over 24 hours over 60 teams of programmers, designers, product managers and marketing experts will help to improve local reality, creating solutions to the day-to-day problems we face. Therefore, at the event participants are expected regardless of the level of experience or the technologies they know, which can be recorded individually or in a team.
The novel of this edition is represented by the six categories that the participants have the opportunity to choose the one to take part in: Banking in the Future, Fintech, Security, Women in Tech, Digital Transformation, Web and Mobile.
For example, the Future Banking category brings new participants to the challenge, which will be able to improve the interaction between banks and clients through the development of personal finance management tools. The purpose of these tools is to provide the best combination of banking products based on customer behavior and needs.
Also, within the Security Challenge, participants will be given the opportunity to create an application to reduce event response times in case of events.
A hackathon objective is to support the technology of women's technology and for this reason, one of these categories and issues is Women in Tech that will focus on developing collaborative and diversity applications.
Part of the experience of DevHacks will be local and international mentors who will support the participants throughout the competition, with advice and feedback, as well as new ideas. These include: Giulio Fronterotta, Software Architect in Borsa Italiana – London Stock Exchange Group; Cristina Buturuga, Web Analyst Engineer – Metro Systems Romania; Erdal-Erol Ibraim, Head of IT Production – Raiffeisen Bank; Julia Biro, Community Manager, Developer Links – Nexmo; Silviu-Tudor Serban, Founder – Helios Vision, Intel Software Innovator.
For complete experience, the Relaxation and Fun areas will facilitate entertainment throughout the event. Our partners, Fruit Break and Relaxopedia will stimulate the energy of participants. In addition, the concept of the Escape Room can be tested through VR experience of the VR Center. DevHacks are made with the support of partners: London Stock Exchange Group, Raiffeisen Bank, Metro Systems, Cyborg, Team Extension and Hipo.ro.
About Catalyst Solutions etc.
Catalyst Solutions is a Romania human resource consulting company, specializing in employer recruitment and branding solutions. During the 12 years experience, Catalyst has become known about some of the projects and the biggest events in the field, such as:
• www.hipo.ro, the only dedicated care portal for candidates with higher education;
• TOP Employers, the largest career fair in Romania, which takes place twice a year, in Bucharest and Timisoara;
• DevTalks, an event that brings together 1,000 enthusiastic IT, Cloud online computers and Big Data;
• Top Talents Romania, a program that recognizes and rewards the 300 most valuable young Romaniaians;
• The Most Employed Employers Survey, the most comprehensive tool on the market, which measures employer brand attractions, as well as the expectations young people have.