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
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.
“The reason why hundreds of hackers from 29 different countries have travelled to Groningen is clear and unambiguous: Code a new reality.”