Setting

HOW IT WORKS

The goal of the Hackathon is to solve the transformational challenges and create new solutions in a rapid prototyping format. To achieve this goal, six partners will host real-life challenges and participants will develop new prototypes in only 48 hours.


1. APPLY

Tell us about what moves you, and show us your hidden talents. Please apply with a short video.

2. TEAM MATCH

Our highly qualified experts choose out of all applications 60 talents and create 12 complementary teams.

3. IDEATION

Get your Challenge. Identify the problem and benefit from the support of our mentors and experts.

4. WEEKEND

Establish a solution.
Pitch your idea.
Found your Startup.


WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN?

Meet high class Mentors, Investors & Entrepreneurs
Meet your potential Co-Founder
Benefit from our world leading experts experiences
FREE
Food & Drinks

JUDGING CRITERIA


WOW

Does it make the judges go crazy?
20%

IMPACT

Does it solve a persistent problem?
20%

INNOVATION

Is it brand new and out of the box?
20%

FEASIBILITY

Does it have the potential to rule the world?
20%

PITCH

Is your pitch confident and mind blowing?
20%


PANEL OF JUDGES

MENTORS

FOUNDERS FOUNDATION EMBASSADORS

More mentors and embassadors to be announced

LOCATION

Founders Foundation,
Obernstraße 50, 33602 Bielefeld

How to get there

Train: Walking distance from Bielefeld Main Station
Flight: Airport Münster, Airport Paderborn (Hack shuttle)

Where to sleep

For those who don´t want to sleep on the top of there keyboards we´ll organize some nice Airbnbs nearby.