• Largest web 3.0 conference in India

    IBC Hackathon 2


    • Registration:

      1st OCT - 29th NOV

    Track-wise Demo Days on 3rd-5th Jan, 2023

Our goal

1 MILLION DEVELOPERS

This is your opportunity to compete amongst the best developers in web 3.0. Plus being mentored by the very best and having the satisfaction of getting your innovations on a massive platform.

A prize pool of USD 190,600 is waiting for you! And other prizes from our sponsors!

IBC-Hack-2 is designed to attract a coterie of developers, engineers and students who wish to make their mark in the blockchain and web 3.0 ecosystem. Hack -2 will provide the platform for solving some of the critical challenges – strategic, functional and technical – faced by the blockchain industry.

Alternatively, IBC-Hack-2 will create a pool of highly skilled developers who will also fill in the resource scarcity gap in the ecosystem. With a total prize pool of USD 190,600 and growing, IBC Hackathon showcases the best blockchain and web 3.0 has to offer.

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IBC Hackathon prize breakdown

Prize pool:

USD 65,000

and growing!

Showcase your skills and ideas on the Polkadot blockchain with defined problem statements.

THEMES

Interfaces & Experiences

Exhibit your skills in the area of contemporary UI/UX design to give a smooth user experience and efficient interfaces for the blockchain based applications.

Web 3.0 & Tooling

Enrich the Web3.0 ecosystem by building various tools and technologies accelerating the mass adoption for the most relevant use-cases.

DAO & Governance

Innovate, ideate and create tools, processes and systems around effective decisioning in a community ecosystem leading to better governance in DAOs

DeFi

Demonstrate your skills by building dApps in the areas of DEXs, lending, borrowing, derivative products and more.

NFT

You have a variety of NFT themes to exhibit your skills such as NFT art collectible projects, NFT wallets, gaming-NFTs, interactive media NFTs, NFT marketplace etc.

Prize pool:

USD 20,000

1st prize USD 10,000

2nd prize USD 7,000

3rd prize USD 3,000

An open-ended hackathon, you can choose your own problem statement and build on the following blockchains:
Binance, Cardano, Avalanche, Polygon, Solana, Algorand, Cosmos, Ethereum, Hyperledger Fabric

THEMES

Interfaces & Experiences

Exhibit your skills in the area of contemporary UI/UX design to give a smooth user experience and efficient interfaces for blockchain based applications.

Web 3.0 & Tooling

Enrich the Web3.0 ecosystem by building various tools and technologies accelerating the mass adoption for the most relevant use-cases.

DAO & Governance

Innovate, ideate and create tools, processes and systems around effective decisioning in a community ecosystem leading to better governance in DAOs.

DeFi

Demonstrate your skills by building dApps in the areas of DEXs, lending, borrowing, derivative products and more.

NFT

You have a variety of NFT themes to exhibit your skills such as NFT art collectible projects, NFT wallets, gaming-NFTs, interactive media NFTs, NFT marketplace etc.

Metaverse

Exhibit your metaverse technology stack prowess in building a decentralized virtual world using AR/VR, real-time 3D, holograms, IoT, gaming and more.

Gaming

Team up and develop a prototype of game art projects or build a fully functional web / mobile game.

Prize pool:

USD 10,000

Winner USD 7,000

Runner-up USD 3,000

Build innovative tools and technologies for Chingari.

THEMES

DAO Tooling solutions for Chingari’s mobile app users

The best DAO tooling solutions that is suited towards Chingari's target audience on our mobile app

Play2earn gaming concept for Chingari’s branding avatars

Play2earn gaming concept centered around our branding avatars

GameFi

Collaborating with existing projects in the ecosystem that are open to incubate their dApps under our Gari mining ecosystem

Prize pool:

USD 10,000

Winner USD 7,000

Runner-up USD 3,000

Build smart solutions for Robonomics’s smart home implementation

THEMES

Smart Home on Web3 Cloud

Challenge 1 : Explore and develop creative, useful IoT use cases on Robonomics for smart home applications.
Challenge 2 : Brainstorm, develop and implement software solutions that can improve the user experience of Robonomics' smart home implementation.

Prize pool:

USD 10,000

1st prize USD 5,000

2nd prize USD 3,500

3rd prize USD 1,500

Build a unique web app for Unique Network

THEMES

Challenge : Build a fee-less conference attendance POAP mobile-friendly web app that uses NFTs using the Unique Network SDK (Javascript/REST) — an IBC attendance wallet. To record a user's attendance create a structure of nested NFTs with NFTs that correspond to the structure of attendance, One NFT per event (Hackathon, Startup Pitch Competition, DeFi/Trading, Conference, Edu & Cert) and nest POAPs (NFT or RFT) per sub-event (Hackathon, Lecture, Competition, etc) by using the web app as a POA signer (read hidden QR code on-site via camera). On-site QR code reading should be restricted to location and time window of event. Reading the QR code should either create the NFT and nest the POAP or add a POAP under the appropriate existing NFT. App should display the attendance NFT tree at at a glance.

Prize pool:

USD 10,000 worth of UNQ

Winner USD 7000

Runner-up USD 3000

Build for Subsocial

THEMES

CHALLENGE:

Challenge 1 : Browser Extension to Resolve Subsocial Domains
Challenge 2 : Backup tweets data to Subsocial with Authentication
Challenge 3 : Create a fully decentralized social blogging app

Prize pool:

USD 5,000

Winner prize will be distributed based on the project score:
Completion, code quality, user interface, deployment and general use case

Keep checking this space. More prizes coming soon!

IBC-Hack-2 SCHEDULE (TENTATIVE)

STAGE

ACtivity

Start date (2022)

End date (2022)

0

IBC Hack-2 Registration and Application in preferred tracks

1st Oct 2022

29th Nov 2022

1

Idea Submission

1st Oct 2022

30th Nov 2022

2

Idea Vetting by IBC

1st Oct 2022

2nd Dec 2022

3

Mentors assignment

1st Oct 2022

2nd Dec 2022

4

Prototype building

2nd Nov 2022

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5

MVP pitch submission

5th Dec 2022

16th Dec 2022

6

Shortlisting for Demo day

9th Dec 2022

20th Dec 2022

7

Pitch Review & Feedback

17th Dec 2022

26th Dec 2022

8

MVP Pitch resubmission

17th Dec 2022

30th Dec 2022

FINAL STAGE

Demo Day (Track wise)

3rd Jan 2022

5th Jan 2022

Mega hack

Participation Guidelines

Team Formation:
The participants are free to form their own teams with minimum two members and maximum 5 members in each team.

Submission of more than one problem statement:
Hackathons are open knowledge events and the organizers cannot take any responsibility of protecting the idea, codebase or any other information shared during the course of this hackathon or later.

Notifications:
Hackathons are open knowledge events and the organizers cannot take any responsibility of protecting the idea, codebase or any other information shared during the course of this hackathon or later.

Stages:
The stages of participation, resubmission , shortlisting and selection shall be the prerogative of the organizers and may be changed based on requirements.

Support:
The organizers shall try and support with some reference material, workshops etc. However, the organizers are under no obligation to do any kind of hand-holding or tutoring. This is a competition and the participants are expected to be prepared in the required skill set.

Incentives:
The organizers and sponsors reserve the right to cancel incentives if they are not satisfied with the quality of submissions

Intellectual Property:
Hackathons are open knowledge events and the organizers cannot take any responsibility of protecting the idea, codebase or any other information shared during the course of this hackathon or later.

Decision of Jury:
The decision of Jury in shortlisting/selection is final and irrevocable and cannot be challenged whatsoever.

Timelines:
The timelines of the hackathon, the stages may change based on several internal and external factors.

Shortlisting and Selection Criteria:
The shortlisting and selection criteria from one stage to next and final stage shall be notified as and when required. The criteria may change based on relative competition, number of submissions, discretion of mentors and jury.

Tech Stack:
The details of tech stack, programming language and other technical details shall ne followed as per guidelines notified with the specific hackathon track and problem statement. If no specific guidelines are given, it shall be deemed open choice by participants.

Dynamic changes:
In the course of this hackathon, the sponsors, mentors, partners, jury, incentives, shortlisting criteria, timelines and other things may change due to unforeseen circumstances. The organizers are under no obligation to inform or explain the same to participants.

FAQ

A- The IBC HackFest starts on 22nd November and ends on 29th November. The Hack Fest will be held in Tech Mahindra from 22nd Nov to 28th Nov and in T-Hub on 29th Nov.
Venue Details:
Danube Auditorium, Tech Mahindra Learning Center, Jubilee Enclave, HITECH City, Madhapur, Telangana.
T-hub 2.0,RaiDurg Panmaktha, Hyderabad Knowledge City, Hyderabad, Telangana.

A- Yes, it is mandatory to be present on all the days. It is a Skillathon (Education bootcamp & Hackathon), where you will be actively participating in our bootcamp which includes orientation on key topics, training, ideation-brainstorming and speed building sessions with professional industry experts.

A- Students who are participating on-ground should carry their own laptops. Also, please bring your own meal boxes.

A- Yes

A- You will receive the participation certificate on the last day of HackFest, which is 29th November.

A- Students only who made it to the list of top 300 are eligible to participate offline i.e. in the premises of Tech Mahindra (Hyderabad) & T-hub. Other registered students can attend via Youtube livecast. .

A- The IBC HackFest aims towards introducing students to the emerging technologies like blockchain and Web3. This is your opportunity to learn, Network, participate in Hackathons, upskill with the IBC Education & Certification program designed specially for students and get recruited by top blockchain & Web 3 companies.

A- There is no education or skill prerequisite. If you are an engineering student with knowledge of Web 2.0 or even a newbie in the space you can attend the IBC HackFest as you will be taken through the education step by step - right from orientation of blockchain and Web 3.0 concepts to hands-on experience of building with topline mentors to guide you all the way.

A- Yes, you can ask your friends to join the Hackfest online by registering and attending the sessions via Youtube livecast.

A- Students who are willing to participate, should facilitate their own transportation, accommodation and food.

A- IBC Media has created a discord server for the students to access all the resources relating to the sessions. Also, the students can ask questions while attending the sessions which will be answered by experts from the IBC team.

A- Yes, it is mandatory to carry your college ID to the venue for verification purposes.

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