The first hackathon for programmers involved in the oil and gas sector will be held this fall in Atyrau. IT specialists from all over the country will be able to take part in it. Prize fund - 10 thousand dollars + potential opportunity to realize their development.
Weekly Akzhayk published an article about the Atyrau Energy Challenge and its main sponsor Norsec Delta Projects.You can read the full version of the article here
Hackathon is a time-limited sprint project. Participants will be involved to create to create certain software or hardware; and deadlines - by the end of the event, the author should present a functioning demo version of the product. Registration for the Atyrau energy challenge hackathon is opened since 1st October. Applications for ideas will be accepted until 1st November. Presentation of the projects will take place on 9th of November . Detailed information is available on the website http://www.atyrauhub.kz
The purpose of this hackathon, organized with the support of IT hubs of WKO, East Kazakhstan region, Astana, Shymkent and Almaty, is to demonstrate the competitiveness of Kazakhstani programmers and lay the foundation for the formation of a community of IT professionals. The idea of creating a Kazakh IT community is actively promoted by the Atyrau company Norsec Delta Projects, which is the general partner of the hackathon and sponsor of the first place.