Come take up this year's challenge with 360.Agency, an innovative Canadian SME specializing in the automotive industry.
In teams, you will need to demonstrate—using the technologies of your choice and datasets provided by 360.Agency - your programming skills with the technologies of your choice.
This challenge will take place over the course of a single day. You will need to present your solution to the judges, who will evaluate your work and nominate the winners.
First prize: An iPhone XR 128Go will be given to each member of the winning team.
Second prize: An Oculus Rift + Touch Virtual Reality System will be given to each member of the team that comes in second place.
Third prize:A Google Assistant will be given to each member of the team.
Participation prizes:Many prices will be distributed to all the participants, including the event t-shirt.
Registrations are now closed. We reached our maximum of participants. To add you to the waiting list, please send an email to email@example.com
Who can participate?
All university students enrolled in the Winter 2019 session. You will need to present a valid student ID card on the day of the event.
You must form a team of three to five students. If you wish, you can register individually and you will be teamed with other participants on site the day of the event.
More than one team per university can participate in the challenge.
5 Place Ville Marie, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3B 5E7
The Hackathon welcome booth will be located near the elevators.
On the day of the event, you can access via the Place Ville Marie Mall (accessible directly from Bonaventure metro station, Central Station or the PVM indoor parking)
*Only the Place Ville Marie Boutiques entrance on Mansfield will be accessible (sidewalk level, south of Cathcart)
BDC is the only bank devoted exclusively to entrepreneurs. It promotes Canadian entrepreneurship with a focus on small and medium-sized businesses. With its 118 business centres from coast to coast, BDC provides businesses in all industries with financing and advisory services. Its investment arm, BDC Capital, offers equity, venture capital and flexible growth and transition capital solutions. BDC is also the first financial institution in Canada to receive B Corp certification.
Our mission: Revolutionizing the way consumers have been buying cars for the last 100 years. 360.Agency is the final destination for the best innovative e-commerce web solutions for car dealers. From ecommerce websites to powerful management software, we create solutions to consolidate physical and virtual automobile dealerships.
Can we prepare before the challenge?
No, the challenge will be explained the morning of the event and the work will be carried out on the spot.
Should we bring any equipment?
Yes, you must be autonomous and bring your laptop. You will have access to power outlets and to a network (wireless).
Are meals included?
Yes, meals and beverages will be provided to all registered participants including breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks.
How will the winners be chosen?
Each of the teams will present their solution by the end of the day.
A group of judges will evaluate each team’s results based on predetermined criteria.
The judges will allocate points, and the team with the most points wins the challenge.
What is the best way to get to the BDC offices?
- Bonaventure station—orange line (400 m)
- McGill station—green line (500 m)
- You can park at Place Ville Marie (Cathcart Street entrance).
If you have any questions, contact the organizing committee by e-mail at hackathon|AT|bdc|DOT|ca.