Hack-a-Bike


Together with Cycleurope, one of Europe’s leading bicycle manufactures, explore the possibilities and create the solutions of the future in sustainable transportation, the electric bike. Featured areas are safety, performance, usability and communication/gamification of electrical bicycles.

  • What? Worlds first E-bike hackathon
  • Why? To create more sustainable transportation
  • When? 8th-9th June
  • Where? Göteborg, Cybercom Offices at Lindholmen (Lindholmspiren 3A)

 

Registration

To register for this event, you need to click on the link and fill-up the registration form.  Registration

 

Important Dates

  • May, 29th: Lindholmen Software Development Day
  • June, 6th: Registration Closes
  • June, 8th-9th: Hack at Cybercom premises!

 

Schedule for the Hackathon

Friday, 8th June

16:00 – Doors open and Check-in: Register and mingle
17:00 – Welcome Speech: Challenges & practical information will be presented
17:30 – 18:15: Idea Generation Workshop by Cybercom’s Advisory team
18:30 – 19:30: Workshops:

  • How to Hack the Bike Workshop
    API’s and list of components that can be hacked

Speakers: Konstantinos Effraimidis and Rajesh Vangari

  • Introduction to AWS
    Main services in AWS that can help you use your time more efficiently during the hackathon. Speaker: AWS’s Solution Architect Paul Ahlgren

19:30 – 20:30: Dinner
00:00 – Midnight Challenge

Saturday, 9th June

7:30 – 8:30 Breakfast
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 13:30 Pitch Coaching
18:00 – Submit your code & your presentation
18:00 – 18:45: Dinner
18:45 – 19:45: The Pitch: every team pitches their solution to the jury
20:00 – 20:30: Award Ceremony
20:45 – Event Ends

 

Prizes!

There will be divided in two categories.

Best usage of AWS’s deep technology

AWS vouchers with credit for every team member.

Best innovative case for Crescent electrical bikes

One premium mountain bike for every team member. The model is unique, and it cannot be found in shops.

 

 

Practicalities

Where?

The hackathon is hosted at Cybercom office in Lindholmen (Lindholmspiren 3A).

The Teams

There will be a maximum of 6 teams, with up to 4 participants per team. All competences are appreciated, so that you may have UI designers, developers or testers in your team, every person can contribute. If you come without a team, then you will be assigned one.

Components

We will provide you with some basic components during the Hackathon, such as AWS accounts, Raspberry Pi’s, sensors, etc. Mail gabriel.ibanez@cybercom.com if you have any special need that you would like us to order in advance. 

Please bring with you your own computer.

Food and Drinks

You will get access to breakfast, lunch and dinner during the entire hackathon, also lighter snacks and different kind of drinks (coffee, tea, energy drinks, etc)

Sleeping

You may sleep at Cybercom's office if you choose to do so. Please bring your sleeping bag and a locker.

 

Contact for the event

Gabriel Ibáñez Romero, gabriel.ibanez@cybercom.com, 0 722 388 479

 

Event Partners

 

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