Smart Transportation & Energy Hackathon.
The second annual Smart Transportation and Energy Hackathon presented by Startupbootcamp takes place at the Rainmaking Loft in Berlin, September 25-27th 2015. This three day hackathon brings the brightest minds in tech from around the world to come up with innovative solutions to problems plaguing the current transportation and energy systems.
Now, whether you’ve heard the term “hackathon” or not, unless you’ve been to one it can be hard to grasp exactly what one is. The term “hack” generally holds a negative connotation and empowers cynics to say, ‘Is this a facade that allows mastermind criminals to come together to hack my computer?’ We’re here to tell you this hackathon is anything but... and that hackathons are a beacon of power for new technologies. Essentially the term “hack” in the hackathon context refers to passionate people coming together and creating new technological prototypes or building on existing ones.