HACKYEAH - the biggest stationary hackathon in the world!

THE PRIZE POOL IS CURRENTLY AT 425 000 PLN!



Joining HackYeah you can deal with whatever task you want. This might be a little hard, but you can also handle as many as you want. You can even swap teams or be a member of a few.

There are three open tracks: HEALTH, FINANCE & INVESTMENTS, EDUCATION. It’s a good choice if you wanna run it your own way.

You can also attempt one of the partners' tasks. Check them below.

Generally we do not care about technology or programming language you will use to make your project alive, but in some tasks there are circumstances you must consider (specified in the partner’s regulations). The HackYeah partners prepare some special tasks based on their current needs - it’s a superb opportunity for you and a huge step in your career. Take some time to approach our partners’ stands - their tasks may interest you even more than the main theme.

HOW TO UPLOAD THE TASKS



The official platform to upload the tasks is HACKEREARTH unless a particular task specifies otherwise.



MAIN tasks


Health



Could you create a web platform improving tomorrow’s health care? Could you make an app raising awareness of the challenges of living with a rare disease? Could your emergency system provide the right answer at the right time, which could save a life? Health is everything. How can people take better care of themselves? Any ideas, any solutions? Join HackYeah - the biggest stationary hackathon in the world and work with a team of extraordinary developers and mentors to find a way to help people on Earth.

Total Cash Prize:
10 000 PLN


Terms

UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: YES
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: NO

Finance & Investments


Partner: PKO BANK POLSKI

Employees in financial sector face a lot of problems these days. IT brings new solutions to the markets, but there is still much to do. Could your app develop a deep understanding of the structure and workings of finance processes? Could you make an innovative system improving banking operations? Could you prevent irregularities and fraud in financial operations with a new technology? If finance & investments are your thing, you must get the task done in this category.

Total Cash Prize:
10 000 PLN


Terms

UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: YES
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: NO

Education


Partner: CPPC

Lots of children and students still don’t have access to an appropriate and well-structured education system. Hackers helping people? Oh yes! This track is notable because of persisting inequality and marginalization. Could you think about a platform that would help kids with homework? Could you make a VR game that could improve the development of quality education and training? Have you ever thought about a way to help students with preparing for exams? If yes, then join HackYeah to create new solutions for education.

Total Cash Prize:
10 000 PLN


Terms

UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: YES
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: NO
MAIN PARTNER'S TASK


Open the Bank by PKO Bank Polski


Mastering your personal finances can be challenging, especially in the world of overwhelming amount of data. There are over 31M bank accounts in Poland, 69% of Poles declare to have savings, but it’s estimated that average Pole has a debt of 5,5K PLN. Finding your way in the maze of bank accounts, financial products and investment options seems almost impossible. Can banks be helpful in figuring out the way out?

Could you develop a solution that would analyze and model the data, open the bank to customers and allow them to understand and get advantage of their financial situation? With the unlimited possibilities that open banking offers, become a..
- Collector and aggregate data from various sources,
- Profiler and identify behavioral patterns,
- Detective and track spending habits,
- Guide and direct towards personal goals,
- Fortune teller and predict financial needs,
- Artist and visualize a complete picture of one’s finance,
- Friend and build up client’s financial confidence.

With access to unprecedented amount of data, open banking opens countless possibilities!

Total Cash Prize:
60 000 PLN & a chance to verify your solution in the Bank within a Proof of concept.




UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: NO (TBD)
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: YES, details


PARTNERS' TASKS


Commerce experience of tomorrow



By: Visa

Join the Visa Challenge at the HackYeah 2018 Hackathon! We are looking for a disruption in payments, new, innovative and creative ways to improve the payment experience for anyone, anywhere or embed payments in customer journeys. We are thrilled to see how Visa platforms and APIs can power new solutions...

Total Cash Prize:
15 000 PLN



UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: YES
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: NO

Payments in the world of Internet of Things



By: Visa

Join the Visa Challenge at the HackYeah 2018 Hackathon! We are looking for a disruption in payments, new, innovative and creative ways to improve the payment experience for anyone, anywhere or embed payments in customer journeys. We are thrilled to see how Visa platforms and APIs can power new solutions...

Total Cash Prize:
15 000 PLN


UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: YES
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: NO

Cybersecurity



By: Polish Armed Forces

Hacking attacks are very dangerous. Banking, telecommunications, airports, heating plants, power stations, underground, hospitals are not safe from attack. The role of the state is to protect citizens also in cyberspace. Digital transformation really exists, it is not science fiction. How to keep safe? ...

Total Cash Prize:
60 000 PLN


UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: NO (link)
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: YES on the spot

HARDWARE HACKING



By: Horus Energia Ltd

Contemporary building and infrastructure is full of controls and automation. Most of modern devices, equipment and machines are controlled, monitored and connected to the internet. Including systems which are responsible for keeping us safe and secured, like security systems, fire detection and extinguishing systems, back-up and distributed power generation systems etc. Standard industrial controllers used in those system are based on similar...

Total Cash Prize:
50 000 PLN


UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: NO, JUST HACK IT
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: NO

WIN WITH LOTTO!



Enter the world of entertainment. Totalizator Sportowy - the owner of the LOTTO brand invites you to design a new game. The world of lotteries absorbs more and more solutions from the area of new technologies. It is important to achieve synergy between many communication channels and to build multidimensional tools to broaden the horizons of entertainment. We are looking for a game that combines geolocation with randomness. Maps, coordinates...

Total Cash Prize:
25 000 PLN


UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: YES
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: NO

Ask it never



By: Aviva

Insurers to make proper risk assessment need to ask many questions. Process is very time consuming and inconvenient for both client and the insurer. Do we need to ask all those questions? Couldn’t we gather required data from the Internet? We all know that Internet is full of all kinds of data, but the issue is how to collect it effectively and structure it into form useful for the insurer...

Total Cash Prize:
15 000 PLN


UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: YES
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: NO

Health myth busters



By: Aviva

People use Internet on daily basis to search for data but also leave their digital footprint all over the net. Combined with statistical data available from many different sources it might be possible to model trends and build an algorithm that will give a scoring of how healthy is the area that we live or work in...

Total Cash Prize:
15 000 PLN



UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: YES
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: NO

Health Needs Maps



By: Ministry of Health

Do you know what to do prevent people from travelling for health too much? Do you know how to provide good and fast health care everywhere? If so, apply to the Hackathon. We are waiting for you!

Total Cash Prize:
25 000 PLN



UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: YES
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: NO

Identification of Fraud in Healthcare System



By: Ministry of Health

Do you know what to do to reduce the scale of fraud in the reimbursement of healthcare services? Do you know how to find weaknesses in the healthcare reimbursement system? Can you recognize the upcoding of medical services? If so, apply to the Hackathon. We are waiting for you!

Total Cash Prize:
25 000 PLN



UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: YES
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: NO

TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT



By: PKN ORLEN

Web application for internal transportation management on the premises of PKN ORLEN’s Production Plant in Płock that would cover bus timetable planning, defining bus stops and large-size vehicles route planning, taking into account the limitations described above. One of the forms of route presentation should be a base map of the plant. A mobile application for quick access to internal routes and timetables should constitute an additional functionality. Extra details a few days before HackYeah

Total Cash Prize:
20 000 PLN



UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: YES
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: NO

BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY IN THE LOYALITY SYSTEM



By: PKN ORLEN

The solution - based on the input data (files containing transaction data) - should create/update the operational database as well as the chain of transaction blocks. Additionally, it should perform the following functions: informing customers (log entry) after acceptance / execution of a transaction...

Total Cash Prize:
20 000 PLN



UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: YES
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: NO

IT SECURITY



By: PKN ORLEN

System for creation and validation of domain lists (Section 1) or System for monitoring security of automation systems (Section 2) – choose one. Section 1 - web application for managing sets of domains split between Whitelist (entries globally allowed) and Blacklist (entries blocked)...

Total Cash Prize:
20 000 PLN



UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: YES
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: NO

PKP Intercity. Thousands of reasons to travel!



By: PKP Intercity

Comfort, safety and fast trains are only some of the benefits available to our customers. The standard of the service that we offer our passengers is our priority, however, as it often goes in the transport sector - we work in a dynamic environment, which influences the punctuality of our trains, and the time of their arrival at their destinations etc....

Total Cash Prize:
30 000 PLN



UPLOAD TO HACKEREARTH: YES
PRE SIGNUPS REQUIRED: NO