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
£26,100 in prizes
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
£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.
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
Is the Application a working prototype that does not crash?
Is the Application polished, visually appealing and easy to use?
Does the idea have potential to reinvent travel?
Is the Application unique and/or innovative?