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Glad you're interested in Delen Hack Days!

Unfortunately, because of the coronavirus, this event will be moved to a later time in 2021. More info will follow.

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Win

Hefty Azure Cloud and 3 months of coaching by one of our IT experts.

Skills

Learn and improve your coding, design and presentation skills.

Experience

Solve mind-boggling fintech issues and hang out with compatible minds.

#DHD What ?

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48 hours of knowledge sharing, ideation and coding
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30 external participants
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3rd edition
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foods & drinks are on us
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on-site sleeping
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intensive coaching by our IT experts
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goodiebag

#DHD Who ?

For everyone, developer or not! We embark on fun brainstorms. Explore high tech subjects like VR, AR and AI. Exchange the latest developments you and we are passionate about.

Are you a non-coder? Come and explore the UX-side of our solutions and check how these crazy ideas find a grateful audience.

New! Blended teams

What happens when you mix up talented hackers with experienced Delen IT specialists?

Our most chummy colleague will join your team, to share some of Delen’s best kept secrets 🤫, strengths and weaknesses. Knowledge is power – and it’s up for grabs!

Win

The all-round winners get a hefty Azure Cloud budget to develop their idea in-house!

Delen IT experts and coaches assist you with the analysis and implementation of your idea during a 3 month period.

And … you get your first hands-on experience @Delen. Watch  your personal growth curve go up to the next level!‍‍

Best idea and best UI/UX will get a nice surprise too!

Previous winners

What are they up to?

When? Most business oriented #DelenHackDays 2019
Who? Startup Anamatch
What? Optimisation of Customer Lifetime Value
How? Find the best fit between client and relationship manager
More on Metro

When? Winner 2018
Who? Startup TECHWOLF!
What? Skill engine that helps companies in their hiring strategy
How? Exctract skills through deep learning
More info on Techwolf

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Check out how great the previous editions were:
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Frequently Asked Questions

My plans have changed and I can no longer attend; how do I cancel my entry?

We’ll miss you, but would be grateful if you could inform us by email so we can fill your spot. hackathon@delen.be

When can I register?

Registration functionality will be added soon! We will frequently update this website with new information.

How will you determine who will be the winner?

A fair judgement will be made, in which we will take several criteria into account: technical implementation, innovation, design, business value, ... More information will be provided during the hackathon.

What can I build?

In addition to our sponsored challenges and API hacks, we strongly encourage all hackathon participants to come up with creative projects and bring them to life. Final projects will be judged based on creativity, technical use, disruptiveness, and usefulness.

Are there any rules?

Be nice to your fellow competitors. Have a good attitude and enjoy yourselves!

Do I need to have an idea?

You can come with or without an idea. If you don't have any idea yet we can help you find one during the ideation session. We have a set of challenges that can help you find an idea on what to build.

What should I bring? Do you provide the necessary tools to start developing?

You should bring your laptop, hardware (if you want to do a hardware hack), or any additional gear you might find useful. We will provide useful tools like extension cords and some additional devices. For the ideation session we will provide all the necessities like pencils, markers, paper, post-its, etc.

Whom can I expect to meet and work with at the hackathon?

Participants will come from diverse backgrounds, bringing a variety of skills and different levels of knowledge.

Do I have to come solo or can I come with a team?

Teams may contain up to max three people. We run a team formation and ideation session to make sure you find the right people to work with. If you have friends you would like to work with, please encourage them to apply. Applications are for individuals only and we are not able to guarantee entry for all applicants. We also believe that diversity of personalities and ideas fosters creativity, so we encourage you to work with new people.

Will you provide food and drinks?

Yes of course. We will keep you fed and hydrated while you and all of the other hackers work through the night to solve problems.

Where will the hackathon take place?

The hackathon will take place at Delen Private Bank which is currently located at the BP Building, Antwerp, Belgium, Jan Van Rijswijcklaan 162. Entrance is via Jan Baptist Verlooystraat.

How much does it cost to attend?

The admission to the hackathon is free of charge and includes food, drinks and overnight stay.

Practicalities

Where will the hackathon take place?

The hackathon will take place at Delen Private Bank which is currently located at the BP Building, Antwerp, Belgium, Jan Van Rijswijcklaan 162. Entrance is via Jan Baptist Verlooystraat.

How much does it cost to attend?

The admission to the hackathon is free of charge and includes food, drinks and overnight stay.

Should I bring food and drinks?

Of course not! We will keep you fed and hydrated while you and all of the other hackers work through the night to solve problems.

What should I bring?

You should bring your laptop, hardware (if you want to do a hardware hack), or any additional gear you might find useful. We will provide useful tools like extension cords and some additional devices. For the ideation session we will provide all the necessities like pencils, markers, paper, post-its, etc.

When can I register?

Registration functionality will be added soon! We will frequently update this website with new information.

Plans have changed. How do I cancel my entry?

Thanks for informing us by email so we can fill your spot. hackathon@delen.be We'll miss you!

About the teams

Do I have to come solo or can I come with a team?

Teams may contain up to max three people. We run a team formation and ideation session to make sure you find the right people to work with. If you have friends you would like to work with, please encourage them to apply. Applications are for individuals only and we are not able to guarantee entry for all applicants. We also believe that diversity of personalities and ideas fosters creativity, so we encourage you to work with new people.

Whom can I expect to work with at the hackathon?

Participants will come from diverse backgrounds, bringing a variety of skills and different levels of knowledge.

About the projects

Do I need to have an idea?

You can come with or without an idea. If you don't have any idea yet we can help you find one during the ideation session. We have a set of challenges that can help you find an idea on what to build.

Are there any rules?

Be nice to your fellow competitors. Have a good attitude and enjoy yourselves!

What challenges will I face?

In addition to our sponsored challenges and API hacks, we strongly encourage all hackathon participants to come up with creative projects and bring them to life. Final projects will be judged based on creativity, technical use, disruptiveness, and usefulness.

About the competition

Who will be the winner?

A fair judgement will be made, in which we will take several criteria into account: technical implementation, innovation, design, business value, ... More information will be provided during the hackathon.

Delen Private Bank

Delen Private Bank is a family-based specialist in asset management, focused on wealth preservation, growth and careful planning. Our core values – sustainability, prudence, efficiency, personal touch and family-based – are the compass in everything we do. Honest, no-nonsense solutions help our clients to enjoy the good and beautiful things in life – both today and tomorrow. You can find out more about us at www.delen.be