24 hours to reinvent travel

The travel industry is huge. To be exact; it's nearly a seven trillion dollar industry. As the travel industry continues to grow and technology changes around it, it remains to be the perfect industry to shake up.

Do you have what it takes to build something that takes travel to the next level? Then this is the place. Bring your ideas and skills to London to show how you will reinvent travel. 

For more inormation visit https://developer.sabre.com/hackathons/london2015

 

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Prizes

£26,100 in prizes

Grand Prize

Grand prize winner of Destination Hack: London

People's Choice Award

Beast Wearable Hack

Most Likely To Succeed

Startup Package from Sabre

500 cash plus free API access, support, co-working space, marketing (from Sabre)

Best Use of TripCase APIs

Best Twilio Implementation

Raspberry Pi 2 for each member

Most Potential

£500 plus one week of acceleration in Bordeaux, France for the entire team (worth £7,000) (from 33 Entrepreneurs)

Most Innovative Use of GetYourGuide API

£100 voucher for each member to use on any GetYourGuide products

Best Use of GIATA API

500 + Weekend for two in Berlin

Best Use of the SeatGuru API

Virtual Reality Vision Award

Oculus Rift SDK2 + featured in Timelooper

Customer Choice Challenge

Challenge – “Multi-Modal Mash”

There are multiple ways to get to a destination and in many cases travelers need to use a variety of transportation options to get to where they need (air, car, train, etc). Create an app that gets travelers from point A to B allowing them to leverage different transportation options to help them more effectively plan their trip.

Devpost Achievements

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Judging Criteria

  • Technical Quality
    Is the Application a working prototype that does not crash?
  • Design
    Is the Application polished, visually appealing and easy to use?
  • Potential
    Does the idea have potential to reinvent travel?
  • Originality
    Is the Application unique and/or innovative?