hackjakarta

27 & 28 July 2024

Grab Office – South Jakarta

A PART OF THE GLOBAL HACKATHON SERIES

An Initiative By

Platform Partner

Co-Host & City Partner

OVERVIEW

Get ready for the next leg of our global journey — hackjakarta!

Buckle up as The Global Hackathon Series makes its way to the bustling country of Indonesia. Join us for an electrifying 24-hour hackathon at Grab Jakarta on July 27th and 28th, 2024.

At hackjakarta, developers from across the city will come together for a high-octane event filled with innovation, collaboration, and excitement. Dive into captivating keynote speeches, hands-on technical workshops, and an intense hacking competition. With a focus on three key themes, prepare for a battle of wits, creativity, and ingenuity — your chance to leave your mark on the global stage.

Gather your team, unleash your creativity, and get ready for an adventure like no other. It’s time to write the next chapter of The Global Hackathon Series at hackjakarta.

THEMES

Financial Inclusion

Jakarta is experiencing a digital boom, impacting small vendors. Create a solution that helps to integrate this demographic into the wider economy.

Social Responsibility

Jakarta is highly vulnerable to natural disasters. Develop a solution to enhance public safety and community resilience in response to the growing impacts of climate change.


Digital Empowerment

In alignment with Grab’s mission to “Drive Southeast Asia forward by creating economic empowerment for everyone”, your challenge is to harness Generative AI (text, image, or video) to innovate and elevate our Passenger, Driver, or Merchant mobile application’s core journey (e.g., transport, food, mart). We seek creative, scalable solutions that improve user experience, foster economic growth, and empower individuals / businesses. Your solutions should also respect user privacy, adhere to AI ethics, and abide by all applicable laws and regulations.

*Subject to change. Refer to the Participants’ Guide for the latest updates.

PRIZES

USD 180,000

Prize Pool

Financial Inclusion

Social Responsibility

Digital Empowerment

*The top-scoring team from across the three categories will be selected to represent Jakarta and participate in the Grand Finals in Singapore to compete for USD 100,000 with all trip expenses covered!

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

24-hour Hackathon
Keynote Speeches
Technical Workshops
Mentor Hours

HACKJAKARTA
SPONSORS & PARTNERS

CO-HOST &
CITY PARTNER

CITY ADVOCATE

CO-HOST &
CITY PARTNER

CITY
ADVOCATE

COMMUNITY
PARTNERS

SPONSORS &
CORPORATE
PARTNERS

SPEAKERS

Ana Cunha

Senior Developer Advocate, Amazon Web Services

Ana Cunha

Senior Developer Advocate, Amazon Web Services

Ana Cunha

Senior Developer Advocate, Amazon Web Services

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FAQ

When is hackjakarta being held?

hackjakarta is part of AngelHack’s The Global Hackathon Series and will be held on the 27th and 28th July 2024.

The Grand Winner of hackjakarta will be guaranteed a spot in The Global Hackathon Series Grand Finals happening in Singapore in October 2024.

We want anyone with ideas or the passion to innovate to participate. With that said, having basic programming knowledge and skills could increase the chances of your team winning as a functioning MVP is required for project submission. All participants must be 18 years old and above as well.

Registration opens on 30 May 2024 and closes on 26 July 2024, 11:59 PM (GMT +7).

You’re absolutely welcome to participate solo in hackjakarta! However, it’s important to keep in mind that only teams can submit hackathon projects. A team can consist of 1 to 4 members. If you’re looking for a team or additional team members, we’ve allocated time on Day 1 of the hackathon specifically for team formation. We strongly encourage participants to collaborate with others and form teams during this period. Teaming up allows you to incorporate diverse skillsets and perspectives into your project, enhancing your overall experience!

Yes! Anyone who wishes to participate in hackjakarta must register individually via Eventbrite.

A team can submit their project under 1 challenge statement only during each hackathon.

Participants will wholly own the intellectual property rights to the projects they develop during the hackathon. There are no obligations for participants to share, license, or commercialize their projects. Your creations are yours to explore and develop as you see fit.

Contact the AngelHack team on the official Event Discord or at hackglobal@angelhack.com for further clarifications!

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