TechFestAlbania

Where Webdevelopers meet
2022-10-22/23 Tirana

24hrs.Hackathon with Workshops

Come and join our efforts to face the most important challenges in tourism, finance, community and education - it will be a weekend of tackling the challenges in each field with technology. It is time to connect to your fellow developers nationally and internationally.

The goal of the #TechfestAlbania is to develop applications & visualisations that help solving challenges and create new solutions in a rapid prototyping format. To achieve this goal, we will host real-life challenges with experts in each field and participants (startups, students, innovators, entrepreneurs) will develop new prototypes in only 24 hours directly in Tirana to cause a positive Impact to everybody.

After 24hs the developed prototypes will be presented to a jury and winner projects will be selected.

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The Challenges.Working on Impact

Technology can support, accelerate and invent ways how to improve our lives. We tackle the most important issues in Albania for the people in Albania and Visitors outside. At the Hackathon participants have an opportunity to take a step into the future of Albania by solving specific real-life challenges together in collaboration:

  • Tourism Challenge
  • Finance Challenge
  • Community Challenge
  • Education Challenge

We will give detailed information about the specific challenges at the event, to keep it fair and avoid that you have to prepare something we have developed great spedific challenges for Albania but still give you lots of freedom for creativity, to balance this event fruitful for everybody.

Participants.You are welcome!

Participants are students, employees, freelancers, experimenters. Different perspectives help creating new ideas. We are an inclusive event welcoming all cultures, genders, ages and backgrounds. This is an international event and we love environments where you meet new open minded people.

Visionaries

Programmers

Marketing

Team Players

Hands on Girls&Guys

Makers

Prizes.Participate and Win

  • 2. Place

    CASH Price
  • Winner

    CASH Price
  • 3. Place

    CASH price

Additional Prizes

Small prizes for following challenges:

Impact Challenge
Advanced Technology Challenge
Special Technology Challenges

Agenda.2days, 24hs, full weekend

Saturday, 22.10.2022

TimeTopic
10:00Opening & Registration
11:00Official Greeting, Presentation of Rules and Constraints
11:30Forming Teams and Challenge Selections
12:00Lunch
13:00Official Hackathon Start
18:30Dinner
21:00Night Hacking

Sunday, 23.10.2022

TimeTopic
09:00Breakfast
10:00Pitch Training
12:00Lunch
13:00Project Submission
14:00Presentations
16:00Winner announcement
17:00Dinner, Drinks & Networking

LocationIn the center of Tirana

During the Austria Week this event will happen in the mediterean garden of Rogner, who will host us with great food, snacks & drinks. Our seperate area has enough space to work on the challenges the whole 24hs.

plan of location

Rogner Hotel, Tirana

Bulevardi Dëshmorët e Kombit • Postal Code 1001 • AL-Tirana

For international guests the Hotel offers a reduced fare of 85€/night for staying in Tirana and enjoying the city in a great athmosphere.

FAQs.Everything you need to know

It is always an exciting time when participating at a hackathon. No matter if you a frequent participant, a curious one or an absolutely newbie - do you have any questions? We've got you covered!

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