Hack the City 2017

- Chiasso, CH

Inspiring today's digital citizens

The Southern Switzerland’s Hackathon

2 evenings to find out about the latest from the digital industry &
2 days to find ideas and to create amazing projects to inspire today’s digital citizens. 

Digital evenings 

2 evenings dedicated to tech talks and round tables about the latest news from the digital industry. Speakers will inspire the non-tech audience by sharing their expertise in a comprehensible way and considering that these important transformations involve and touch our lives directly.

From 7:00PM to 9:00PM Thursday, 31 August and Friday, 01 September 2017.
Free entry, but limited places available.

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2 days dedicated to the hackathon, an event where developers, designers, makers and people passionate about technology and innovation collaborate intensively on projects and compete, usually in team, to showcase their talents and to find — creative and impacting — solutions to everyday problems. Money prizes will be awarded to the 3 best ideas and projects! In addition there will be other great opportunities for both the winners and the other attendees. No idea of what is a hackathon? Have a look at our FAQs!

From 8:00AM Saturday, 02 to 5:00PM Sunday, 03 September 2017.
Don’t forget to register and buy your ticket to enter the hackathon competition!

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Pitches and awards ceremony

From 5:15PM Sunday, 03 September 2017.
Free entry, but limited places available.

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Hack the City is organised within the Regional Innovation System Ticino (RIS).

Enter the competition

Tickets to enter the competition available until
27.08.2017 23:59.

Early bird: CHF 20.00
Standard: CHF 30.00
Last minute: CHF 40.00

* Includes: right to attend the hackathon, the official Hack the City 2017 jersey, snacks and other goodies.
Warning! We do not provide sleeping bags or any kind of equipment such as laptops, cables, chargers, routers, switches,...

Free entry for visitors and guests.
At the Digital evenings and the Pitches and awards ceremony there are limited places available.
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Date and time

Begins: 31.08.2017 19:00
Ends: 03.09.2017 21:00


Spazio Officina, Via D. Alighieri 4, 6830 Chiasso, Switzerland

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