eCraft Hackathon Challenge 2017

Welcome to the eCraft Hackathon Challenge 2017 where students will have the chance to challenge eCraft's developers and win amazing prices! The event will be organized at eCraft Vaasa on the 13.10-14.10.2017.

Gather your team and come show us what you've got! The winning team will win a price and  eCraft will offer one participant the chance to do their thesis for eCraft. This is a great opportunity to even get hired by eCraft! The event is free for all students. 


Fri 13.10.2017

15.00 Welcome & Introduction to the task & rules
Tomas Lepistö, Technical Lead, eCraft
15.30 How are new technologies such as AI & IoT transforming the business today? 
Thomas Raivio, Software Architect, eCraft
16.00 Hackathon begins
Evening/Night Coding, pizza, playing X-box, the possibility to sleep at the eCraft office


Sat 14.10.2017

8.00-9.00 Breakfast
 11.00  Teams present their solutions
 12.00  Winners are announced/ Price ceremony
 13.00  Hackathon ends

Judging criteria

- You can use the tools and resources that are free for personal use, no paid resources are allowed
- The more team members you have, more fancy stuff is expected
- Entertainment value gives extra points
- Code quality gives extra points
- Using new technologies gives extra points (Machine learning, IoT, Azure stuff etc.)
- The Business value of the application gives extra points



Gather a team of 2-4 people. For the Hackathon, you will need to bring your own laptop and Visual Studio 2017 or any other preferred development tool. You will also need to have a bit bucket account. If you'd like to sleep during the Hackathon, please bring your own mattress and a sleeping bag together with your toiletry. Also, remember to tell your possible food allergies in the registration form.  In case you have any questions about the event, please don't hesitate to contact:  Tomas Lepistö,, 040 185 0699

Registration for this event is currently stopped.

Event time

13.10.2017 15:00
14.10.2017 13:00

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Event location

eCraft Vaasa office, Wolffintie 36, F2
Wolffintie 36, F2
65200 Vaasa


eCraft Oy AB
020 759 8601
Wolffintie 36, F2, 65200 Vaasa

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