Does It Cost To Participate?
No, It's completely free so make sure to sign up as soon as possible.
What will I do ?
You will be teamed up (if you don't apply as a complete team of 3-5 people) to create ideas and prototypes to help tackle a challenge that we have chosen. KTH Innovation coaches will help and facilitate you during the whole event.
What if I can´t programme ?
We expect you to be part of solving problems for real users; programming is just one piece of the puzzle. Media Hackathon is for both experienced hackers and those who have never participated in a hackathon. It’s a great place to meet new people, explore and create new ideas and solutions with other people.
How do I apply ?
If you feel that your skills, passion and interest fits the challenges just hit the APPLY NOW button.
Can I apply as a Team?
Yes, you can apply as a complete team of 3-5 people preferebly as a interdisciplinary group. You can either choose to work with your own challenge (needs to be approved and confimed by us) or choose one of the existing challenges.
How big is the team ?
We will curate all teams with a maximum of 5 people to be sure that there is a great interdisciplinary mix in each team for each challenge.
Who owns the Intellectual Property ?
By registering to this hackathon each Participant automatically agrees to grant all other Participants and all Partners a license to use all intellectual property created by Participant during or in connection with the Media Hackathon. As organizers of the hackathon we disclaim any responsibility of disputes between the participants regarding IP rights both before and after the hackathon. For full info read the section Terms&Conditions below.
What about food ?
During the whole event there will be coffee, tea, refreshments and snacks. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be also be served free of charge for all participants during the whole event.
What Do I Have To Produce During The Hackathon?
Each team is expected to produce prototypes consisting of sketches/wireframes/mockups to clickable prototypes/proof-of-concepts/ fully functional applications along with a concept pitch presentation.
Do I need to prepare and bring something ?
Yes. Please bring anything you’ll need to present, code etc (e.g your laptop) for the visual presentation. If you want to save valuable time you can also research sources that you can use to create solutions for the challenge.
Will there be free WIFI?
What happens if I dont show up ?
Please be sure that you contact us if you by any reason cannot come since your team will otherwise be incomplete.
What are the jury criterias ?
Societal Impact, Height of Innovation, Ease of Implementation, Level of presentation
Code of conduct
You agree to act professionally, treat everyone with respect, and treat the facilities with proper care. You agree that you are responsible for any accidents or damages that you may cause.