The Most Awaited Inter-University Hackathon

Is Back!

Organized by
Industrial Management Science Students' Association | University of Kelaniya

Why hackX?

hackX - one of the most successful inter-university hackathons unfolds its fourth successive chapter as hackX 2019, addressing the innovative minds of the Sri Lankan undergraduates. This time hackX revamps the ordinary hackathon into an Innovative Startup Challenge, allowing more solid refined startups to emerge through the industrial level product development guidance provided.

hackX 2019 FINALISTS

hackX Finalists

*Note that names are sorted in alphabetical order.



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Things to Remember

Undergraduates of any University or Higher Educational Institute are eligible to participate in this competition.

A team must comprise of 3 to 5 members.

Participants in a team should represent the same University or the Higher Educational Institute.

Ideas should be presented in a proposal, following the proposal structure and the given guidelines.

All ideas should be novel and related to Information Technology aspects.

Proposed idea cannot be changed. Final product may have added features.

All Rules and Regulations

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TIMELINE

JULY 25th - AUGUST 15th

Registrations

via www.hackx.lk

Once the Registrations are opened, download the sample proposal structure, fill it and submit with your team details through the registration form.
Registrations are Closed!

AUGUST 25th

hackX Initial Idea Pitch

@ Department of Industrial Management

30 teams with the best innovative ideas will be selected through the initial filtration and invited to do an initial idea pitch of 05 minutes.

SEPTEMBER 1st

Technical Workshop

A technical workshop will be conducted for the final 13 teams of hackx, in the aim of providing technical guidance for developing thier ideas.

SEPTEMBER 4th - 21st

Intermediate Webinars

Intermediate technical webinar series will be conducted. Sessions will be broadcasted live through Social Media.

SEPTEMBER 7th

Business Workshop

A business workshop will be conducted for the finalists covering business and marketing aspects related to thier innovations.

SEPTEMBER 29th

hackX finals

@ Dialog Axiata Auditorium

'hackX finals' will be the final platform for the final teams to demostrate their four week mastered production and battle for the grand prize.

AWARDS

LKR

60 000

LKR

100 000

LKR

40 000

INDUSTRIAL GUIDANCE

Dimuthu Nilanka

Technical Manager, ISM-APAC

Ahamed Nishadh

Tech for Development Lead, Citra Lab

Chalinda Abeykoon

CEO - crowdisland.lk

Alagan Mahalingam

CEO, rootcode labs

Pulani Ranasinghe

Founder of Loons Lab

Dulinda Perera

Founder and CEO, IKON

Chamaka Ranasinghe

COO, IKON Impressions

Bilaal Hassan

Business Analyst

OUR PARTNERS

GET DIRECTIONS

Department of Industrial Management

A4, University of Kelaniya
Dalugama , Kelaniya

Technical Workshop - 01st of September

Department of Industrial Management
University of Kelaniya

Business Workshop - 07th of September

hatch Coworking Auditorium
14 Sir Baron Jayatilaka Mawatha
Colombo

Dialog Axiata Auditorim

Dr. Colvin R de Silva Raod
Colombo 00700