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IBC Hackfest

IBC Hackfest

The IBC Hackfest is a creative playground where hackers come together for 36 hours to brainstorm and build an idea in an innovative environment.

The Hackers, comprised of talented developers, designers and entrepreneurs, aim to apply ideas and software solutions to generate innovative concepts that will leverage partner technology and IoT.

IBC2016 Hackfest

2016 saw the second IBC Hackfest, the live competition to create new technological solutions to help speed the future of the media industry. This year’s winner was skipaclass.

Sponsored by Accedo, Avid, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure and Streamroot, and part of the global Hackathon initiative, the IBC Hackfest set teams challenges which have to be solved with ingenuity and invention, in a short period.

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2016 Challenges

2016 Challenges

With challenges from all 5 sponsors, the 2016 Hackers had a wide range of exciting options to choose from!

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2016 Judges

2016 Judges

2016's Hackfest was judged by industry experts from a wide variety of companies.


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2016 Prizes

2016 Prizes

Along with the fantastic opportunities for networking, job prospects and idea creation, prizes in 2016's Hackfest included €4,000 in cash!

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2016 Winners

2016 Winners

Read about the exciting winning project to come out of the IBC Hackfest in 2016

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Sponsorship

The objective of the IBC Hackfest is to provide a forum to help create hacked solutions and inventions, empowering young talent with bright ideas to take on new and exciting challenges.

Is your company interested in providing a challenge for our hackers? Sponsorship opportunities are available to reach this innovative and engaged audience.

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IBC2016 Hackfest Sponsors

Accedo

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Google Cloud Platform

 

Microsoft

 

Streamroot

 

IBC Technical Supporters

  • IBC is the only exhibition we attend. It’s very important for those in the broadcasting industry.
    Jochen Albrecht
    CTO - Albrecht Electronic
  • IBC is the exhibition that gives us the most exposure in the broadcasting industry. The exhibition is a really special show and is close to everyone’s hearts. It’s a good place to meet and get to know the industry. It gets better every year and has got a great vibe.
    Anoushka Farouk
    Marketing Manager - TSL
  • IBC is not about quantity it’s about quality. Conversations we have are enlightening in every sense. Everyone is here to do business.
    Robert Lisman
    Director of Marketing - Primestream
  • The greatest thing about IBC is that it provides the facilities to network with industry professionals whilst getting great knowledge on new technology.
    Gina Canzano
    Technical Support Engineer - BW Broadcast

 

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