Calling all coders based in Bogotá! This is your chance to better the future of Colombia’s developer community. Bunny Inc. will be hosting a Hackathon on May 15th - May 17th at Vivelab Bogotá.
Bogotá coders can team up with other area tech startup enthusiasts for this 2 day event. This Hackathon will bring together programmers, designers and entrepreneurs.
First place will win airfare to San Francisco to work side-by-side with our Bunny Inc. San Francisco based team.
Our vision at Bunny Inc. is to enable human kind to reach its full potential. We build end-to-end creative marketplaces so that:
- The best talented creators around the world can get booked for work
- Companies can easily delegate their creative projects (no matter the size or location of the company)
To this end, we're challenging hackers to build a prototype that is aligned with our vision and enables humankind to reach its full potential.
Grand prize (1st place team):
- Fully paid flight to San Francisco, CA for the winning team
- Mentorship from Alex Torrenegra and the Bunny Inc. team
- Mentorship from Hernan Aracena of Oja.la
- Work out of the Twitter building and meet technology startups
- Annual license to Oja.la
- 4 months of free Rackspace Cloud
2nd and 3rd place team prizes:
Alex Torrenegra, CEO of Bunny Inc.
Alex is currently the CEO of Bunny Inc. Alex has also co-founded and invested in several successful tech companies including WeHostels, VivaReal, and Dashbell. Alex has been awarded the TR35 Top Colombian Innovator of the Year, a High-Impact Entrepreneur by Endeavor, and a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum.
Sebastián Ramírez Montaño, CTO of SENSETA
Sebastián is the CTO of SENSETA. Currently, he is dedicated to the design, study and implementation of algorithms to solve complex data problems in order to generate new actionable data, applying Artificial Intelligence techniques on Big Data systems.
Hernan Aracena, CEO of Oja.la
Hernan Aracena is currently the CEO of Oja.la, where his mission is to change an entire continent by teaching technology for the new world – from how to use Excel, to how to create programs for phones.
Omar Duque, Head of Engineering at Bunny Inc.
Omar is currently the Head of Engineering at Bunny Inc. where he leads a revolution in the creative marketplace verticals.
Andrés Barreto, Investor/Board Member at Socialatom
Andres Barreto is the founder of Socialatom Group, Grooveshark, PulsoSocial and Onswipe. With Socialatom Group he has built or invested in over 25 companies. He was awareded the MIT Tech Review Top 10 Innovators under 35.
Theme: Build a prototype that enables humankind to reach its full potential.
Dates: Saturday, May 16th and Sunday, May 17th
Location: Vivelab Bogotá - Avenida El Dorado carrera 45 # 26-33
Team: Up to 3 members per team
To apply: click here or use the form below
Important: you can participate in teams of up to 3 people. This application form is for 1 person only. Each team member must apply separately. There is no need to tell us before hand that you are part of a team.