Imaguru
Blockchainthon in Kiev

Kiev, DAN.IT, 15-17 February 2019

powered by @Imaguru

Unlocking the value
of distributed-ledger technology

What is a hackathon?

Hackathon is a platform where diverse professionals *developers, designers, business and marketing gurus' gather together and let creative ideas become products. Hackathons at Imaguru usually last for 48 hours non-stop. All starts at Friday evening.

Those participants who have concrete ideas in mind - the floor is yours! After pitching the ideas goes division into working teams. Fruitful working process lasts until Sunday morning, when participants with the help of coaches and mentors get ready to present their projects at the Closing Ceremony on Sunday evening.

the process

The process

Here is how it works

Pitch

Pitch

Find an idea (optional) Get in the pitch queue Grab the mike Present in 30 seconds

For a team

For a team

Talk to the pitchers you like Join your favorite and gather a team Grab a table Get to work!

Build

Build

Attend the workshops if you need Use the mentors Don't burn out Enjoy!

The schedule

Friday, February 15

19:00 - 19:30

Arrivals and Registration

19:30 - 20:00

Opening Ceremony

20:00 - 21:00

Pitches and Team formation

21:00 - ...

Hacking Blockchain

Sartuday, February 16

09:00 - 11:00

Breakfast / Check-point

11:00 - 12:00

Mentoring Sessions

12:00 - 13:00

Master-class on Solidity and Smart Contracts

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 15:00

Master-class on Security in Blockchain

18:00 - 20:00

Dinner / Check-point

20:00 - ...

Hacking Blockchain

Sunday, February 17

09:00 - 11:00

Breakfast / Check-point

11:00 - 13:00

Mentoring Sessions

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 16:00

Final Preparation

16:00 - 17:30

Final Stage

17:30 - 20:00

Award Ceremony. Party

the process

Why us?

We bring in new approaches to the hackathon:

We have created a strong community of blockchain developers organizing Imaguru Blockchain Schools
developers
We provide with our own team of developers to facilitate the creation of new solutions
mentors
Our hackathons are accompanied by master classes and mentoring sessions on blockchain technologies
blockchain
We help corporations change and implement innovations with the help of our teams and startups
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Imaguru Hackathons

Imaguru Hackathons is a hackathons series on various tech topics. We hold hackathons for innovation driven corporations and startups to define global challenges and put them out for technologists to solve. In the last five years, we’ve developed open source technology solutions for more than 50 companies in Europe.

Our community includes people with diverse skills, including software developers and engineers, blockchain developers, designers, product managers, technical writers and UI/ UX experts. The community also welcomes people from non-technical backgrounds, such as entrepreneurs, marketers, journalists and digital economy experts.

50+

Hackathons

5000+

Participants

700+

Created projects

Benefits for participants

Call to action

Call to action

Usually in normal conditions months can be spent after an idea turns into a prototype or a product. Hackathons accelerate the process and make all things go super fast — just several days!

Community

Community

Common work on a same problem gathers together and forms a community of real professionals.

Miracles Happen

Miracles Happen

Nobody knows what will appear on the hackathon. For example, MSQRD was created on one of the hackathonos in Imaguru.

Benefits for corporations

New Ideas

New Ideas

There is nothing better than new fresh ideas from fresh young minds! Any Imaguru hackathon is a generator of innovative ideas which drive the world!

Development of Innovations

Development of Innovations

Is what helps corporations to stand out from others and compete successfully!

Search for Talents

Search for Talents

Hackathons is the best place for attraction of talented motivated professionls - this is your chance to choose the best of them!

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Our Mentors

Alex Botezatu

Head of Software at the Bitfury Group

Alex has more than 10 years of experience of building and managing R&D Software teams. Before joining Bitfury, Alex was a manager at MIPT and worked at the largest telecom company in Eastern Europe. Alex is an award-winning mathematician and computer scientist, which afforded him the opportunity to meet and later work with some of the world’s best developers and researchers.

Anton Bosenko

NEM.io Foundation Council member. NEM Ukraine Leader

Thanks to entrepreneurial experience, systematic and strategic approach, Anton for a year has gone from a novice in the blockchain industry to the leader of the NEM Ukraine team and the Council Member of NEM.io Foundation. Anton specializes in the implementation of blockchain solutions in the commercial and public sectors.

Leonid Foiu-Khatskevych

Head of IoT Department at 482.solutions

Research and development in Blockchain and IoT. Supply chain & Robonomics. Electronics engineer with great experience. He studied the specifics of various ICO projects, organized his own mining farm and took part in more than 70 bounty campaigns.

Vladimir Malakchi

Blockchain Marketer, Marketing Mentor,Investor , Chief Marketing Officer at 482.solutions.

Marketing expert in different spheres of business. Working with social media marketing since the 2010 year. 6 successful project via Kickstarter / IndieGoGo. Businessman, have several niches under control and working to improve them and open new. Now working with ICO and startups.

Andrey Logunov

IT Entrepreneur, Senior Blockchain Developer, Imaguru community

Andrey is the Owner/CEO at AdaptiveStone Outsourcing IT agency and CTO of CryptOn - Blockchain p2p DAO system. Andrey has more then 10 years experience in IT. Field of expertise - highload web applications. Technologies: AWS, Blockchain (Solidity), Node.js, Vue.js, JavaScript, PHP.

Our Partners
To be confirmed

Organizers

imaguru

Imaguru Startup Hub is a community where great startups meet tech talent. We work tirelessly to support our international community of entrepreneurs, developers, and tech leaders. Imaguru provides an exceptional platform of knowledge sharing. A place where innovation, self-determination, and a commitment to change the world ideas, is valued and nurtured.

danit

DAN. IT is an IT education center in Kiev. We implement a unique format for the training of IT specialists used in the army of Israel. Our methodology is the following: as much practice and group work as possible! We also have the Advisory Board formed by companies that are IT industry leaders. These companies work with our students as mentors and offer posterior employment.

Startups born at Imaguru Hackathons

MSQRD

TrackDuck

SplitMetrics