It’s time to put your Google home mini devices to good use. Atos Syntel is inviting participants globally to create prototypes, POCs or solutions using the Google voice ecosystem (google home devices, Google assistant and google APIs). Innovate in a fast paced fun atmosphere to develop technical or domain specific solutions leveraging voice commands and Google home devices in order to help businesses and customers redefine their services, processes, operations through improved business interactions.
A hackathon is a useful innovation tool for exploring difficult problems and creating new and innovative solutions. It does not have to involve technology but usually does. This is a strictly time-boxed event, usually lasting for 1-3 days during which representatives from various disciplines come together to form diverse, multi-disciplinary teams and collaborate intensively.
3 February – 15 February 2020
Minimum 2 and maximum 3 members including team lead per team is allowed.
Mentors, Senior team members, Principal Consultants and above can be part of the team, but team size cannot exceed three members.
Hackathon team will not provide any software.
The selection of winners and runner-ups will be global. The prizes for Winning and runner-up teams are as follows:
All participants will get X.O credit points except mentor. Shortlisted participants, winners and runner-ups will get additional credit points. Mentor will get the credit points only if he is either a team/lead.
The points table is as follows:
6 base credit points allocated for Participation
4 Bonus points will be awarded in case you are in the top shortlisted teams. This is in addition to the 6 base credit points earned.
4 Bonus points will be awarded in case you are adjudged the Runners-up or 6 Bonus points will be awarded in case you are adjudged the Winner. So, the cumulative score one can earn in case you participate, get shortlisted and win is (6 base + 4 bonus + 6 bonus pints (winner) is 16 points). Likewise, the cumulative score on can earn in case you participate, get shortlisted and are runners-up is (6 base + 4 bonus + 4 bonus points (runners-up) is 14 pints).
Note: You may participate in any or all of the Hackathons organised in the calendar year. However, the maximum number of points you can earn and log is 16 credit per skill (Skill 1 or Skill2).
Spot awards from Leaders
Winning and runner-up team members may get Spot Awards from Leaders. Apart from winners and runner-ups, teams that are specially recognized, may also get Spot Awards.