Odyssey is a blockchain & AI hackathon where top teams and governmental, corporate, and non-profit launching partners co-create solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges, backed by an ecosystem you won’t find anywhere else in the world.
Here, the developers, entrepreneurs, and creatives work side-by-side with big corporates, governmental bodies, financial regulators, legal and technical experts, and key industry stakeholders, to unlock new protocols and new markets.
We offer a 100 selected teams 200k in cash rewards and a chance to scale their solution in a decentralized incubation program. If you want to take your project to the next level, challenge the status quo, and build solutions for the commons, this hackathon is for you
And the Winners Are…
With the winners of the Odyssey hackathon 2019 revealed, the celebrations have officially kicked off!
Apr 14, 2019 / 4min read. Read More
It’s the Final Countdown
As the judging begins, we look back on Saturday night and the final hours of coding here at the Odyssey hackathon.
Apr 14, 2019 / 5min read. Read More
At the Heart of the Hackathon Grid
Day Two is well underway at Odyssey, and as teams work on bringing their solutions to life, the clock is ticking.
Apr 13, 2019 / 8min read. Read More
3, 2, 1 … Takeoff!
As the Odyssey hackathon takes flight, we explore some tracks, teams, and themes, straight from the grid.
Apr 12, 2019 / 7min read. Read More
Odyssey Announces World’s Largest Blockchain and AI Hackathon
With €200k up for grabs, the third edition of the event, which is supported by the Dutch government, will highlight the importance of open…
Apr 11, 2019 / 3min read. Read More
DutchChain Open Innovation Program becomes Odyssey.
DutchChain has announced the new name for its ecosystem-driven Open Innovation Program.
Dec 19, 2018 / 3min read. Read More
Program of the Hackathon 2019
- Welcome to GroningenApril 11, 2019
- First day of the HackathonApril 12, 2019
- Second day of the HackathonApril 13, 2019
- Third day of the HackathonApril 14, 2019
- Odyssey IgniteApril 15, 2019
The most important thing at the start is to make sure you really believe in what you are trying to achieve and that you are solving a problem that is worth solving. You want to get that fundamental thing so right.
Crisis and disaster
Future of cargo
The challenges of the 21st century won’t be solved by single entities but by collaborative ecosystems. Odyssey brings together a unique international ecosystem of key stakeholders, from startups to big corporates, from creatives to regulators, from developers to legal experts, and many others, each holding a part of the solution in their hands.