AirAsia Hackathon AIRVOLUTION 2017 Spearheading Innovation in Asean
AIRVOLUTION 2017 is AirAsia’s inaugural regional hackathon that aims to spearhead innovation in the Asean region. Up to 100 talented individuals will participate on-site in the 18-hour event at RedQ from 18 – 19 March. They will form teams to compete for attractive prizes by creating new products or solutions and presenting them to a panel of judges.
Who should attend?
Are you a software developer, designer, engineer and tech entrepreneur based in AirAsia destinations? This is your time to shine! Join us and be part of AIRVOLUTION!
Develop your ideas into awesome revolutionary solutions while rubbing shoulders with industry leaders from across the Asean region. This is the perfect networking platform and could even land you the biggest project of your career!
We’ve listed down 3 challenges here, but only 1 will be announced during the event itself.
- How do you reduce guests’ waiting times at the airport, from check-in to boarding?
- How do you profile AirAsia fans based on their digital social footprints to improve customer experience?
- How do you offer AirAsia guests the best flights and tours at lowest prices, as well as the best itineraries?
The winning team will receive:
- 100,000 AirAsia BIG Points
- 5x Return flights to any AirAsia destination
Saturday, 18 March 2017
Registration of participants
Arrival of VVIPs
AIRVOLUTION 2017 Keynote
by Group CEO, Tony Fernandes
Break-out sessions for media interviews with VVIPs / Lunch + Team Networking
Briefing on House Rules
Briefing on Actual Challenge
Dinner and hack continues
Sunday, 19 March 2017
Speech by Chief Data & Digital Officer, Shanti Nikunj
Team live prototype demo + presentation + Q&A*
Thank You note by Group CEO, Tony Fernandes & Chief Data & Digital Officer, Shanti Nikunj
Announcement of winning team
Media Q&A with winning team
End of event
*Each team has up to 8 minutes to demonstrate their working proof of concept / prototype / app.