- 1st Place - $25,000
- 2nd Place - $10,000
- 3rd Place - $5,000
Solutions must leverage AT&T or DIRECTV APIs to be eligible for the Grand Prize. The top three finalists will be chosen to participate in the Best Overall App judging happening on-stage at this year’s keynote. Finalists must be willing to stay on-site until Tuesday (Jan 5).
This year we’re proud to announce the hackathon has gone international! We will be running a concurrent app and IoT solutions building contest in Mexico during this year’s competition. The overall winner from the Mexico hackathon will be selected as one of the top three finalists chosen to participate in the Best Overall App judging happening on-stage at this year’s keynote. Please check back soon for more information on the hackathon in Mexico!
Check out the full list of partner technologies for you to use at this year's hackathon.
All apps will undergo an initial screening where judging of your solution will be based on the criteria below and weighted accordingly.
The top 20 teams will win the right to pitch their apps on stage on Sunday and be evaluated by our panel of expert guest judges.
The top two teams from Las Vegas and the top team from Mexico will pitch their solutions on stage at the AT&T Summit Keynote, where the audience will be able to vote for their favorite solutions!
The top 2 teams from Las Vegas and the top team from Mexico will pitch their solutions on stage where the audience at the AT&T Summit Keynote will be able to vote for their favorite solutions!
We’re bringing our hands-on programming workshops to Summit once again. This year we’ve got coding sessions lined up throughout the day on these great topics:
- AT&T WebRTC API:
- AT&T M2X API:
Swift and JS are two of the fastest growing programming languages for mobile applications and we will be providing in-depth technical training on these subjects - but space is limited. We’ll be releasing more details on how you can sign up soon so check back often.
We’ve expanded our mentorship program! This year we’ve got several opportunities for you to get some personal time with great tech luminaries. Whether your topic of choice is IoT, wearables, startups, or women in tech, we’ve brought in the right expert to answer all your burning questions. Learn how you can meet with them soon.
- Private Sessions
Meet the mentors:
Join us Monday afternoon to welcome our guest speaker, Kevin Spacey. As a lifelong actor and Academy Award winner, Kevin Spacey has made part of his mission to talk about the value and integrity of arts and culture. He’ll be giving a special presentation just for Summit – don’t miss out!
Add a little levity to your Summit experience with a world-class comedy act we selected to bring in the laughs on Monday evening. We’ll be announcing more details any day now, so be sure to check back soon.