almost 3 years ago

And the winner is...

The judges have weighed in, and our community has voted! Go to the GDST Cologne Hackathon gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the awesome submissions.

Even though the competition is over, you don't have to stop coding. Update your portfolio to inform your followers about new projects and get feedback from fellow hackers.


If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.

almost 3 years ago

GDST Cologne Hackathon Pitches Live Stream: Oct 22, 2019 05:00 PM

Dear GDST Cologne Hackathon Participants!

The hackers have been working hard these last 24 hours and are getting ready to present their ideas. We are happy to invite you to join the Final Pitch Session this evening to watch the hackahton teams pitch their concepts!

Zoom Details below:

Topic: GDST Cologne Hackathon Pitches Live Stream

Time: Oct 22, 2019 05:00 PM Amsterdam, Berlin, Rome, Stockholm, Vienna

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Meeting ID: 676 255 1103 

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almost 3 years ago

Detailed Challenges with descriptions and video introductions

Dear GDST Cologne Hackathon Participants!

This is a last update before the event tomorrow. We’ll see you tomorrow at 08:30 am at GS1 Germany - Knowledge Center - Stolberger Str. 108, 50933 Köln, Germany.

We are also excited to announce an additional, last-minute prize update: For a winning submission that meaningfully includes AI, there is the chance to win 2,500 USD equivalent in Microsoft Azure credit and consideration for access to technical resources to continue developing their project.  

Below you will find a series of links including access to an EPCIS engine, overview of the challenges, the updated agenda…

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almost 3 years ago

GDST Cologne Hackathon Happy Hour, Agenda, in-person participation

Dear GDST Cologne Hackathon Participants!

In less than two weeks the hackathon will begin. Earlier this week we shared a sneak peek of the challenges coming your way. Today, I want to update you on the scheduled Happy Hour, Agenda and determine in-person participants.

Also did you know we have 10,000 EUR worth of prizes to give away!?!?! Check out the start page for more information.

You are invited to have a few drinks with us at happy hour on Sunday October 20, the evening before the hackathon, at the Brewery Päffgen Kölsch from 17:00 – 18:30. RSVP your attendance…

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almost 3 years ago

Sneak Peek at the Challenges

The Cologne GDST Seafood Trackathon just 2 weeks away, here is a sneak peek at some of the challenges that we will be addressing:

  • TUNA VESSEL RFMO AND IMO VERIFICATION: App for corroborating tuna vessels’ identity as well as the time and locations of fishing
  • EPCIS DATA SANITISER: An application for converting EPCIS events into sanitized or truncated data structures for testing purposes
  • KDE (CBV) CONFORMITY TOOL: A portal for testing the CBV/KDE conformity and completeness of test EPCIS events
  • EXTRA HARVEST MARKETPLACE: A marketplace for fishers & farmers to advertise portions of their harvest directly to consumers which was…

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