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BOC HACKATHON FINTECH 3.0

Bank of Cyprus will hold the 3rd Marathon for the development of applications on innovative technologies in the field of financial transactions (Fintech) on 18, 19 and 20 October 2019 at the IDEA Innovation Centre in Nicosia.

Βoc hackathon #fintech 3.0 is coordinated with the technological and operational support of the innovation company Crowdpolicy.

This is the third Fintech Hackathon to take place in Cyprus.

In order to better prepare for the marathon, two open API days will be organized in Limassol & Nicosia, 09th and 10th October 2019. Open API days will bring creative discussion of new trends in fintech and present Bank of Cyprus upgraded APIs.

AIM

To support entrepreneurship and innovation.To bring together teams or startup businesses over three days in order to create innovative solutions in the field of fintech and turn them into a pilot application or an MVP.


PARTICIPANTS

Developers, analysts, designers, communication, marketing and customer service executives, business consultants, professionals, financial executives, students, and anyone interested in Fintech.


UPDATE

Keep up to date through the site and the facebook event.
See the news here.
Blockhain, Artificial Intelligence, Chatbots, E-wallets, Social Banking, Mobile Banking.

TAKE THE CHANCE!

Develop your idea and claim one of the awards!
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judges / judges

George Karamanolis

Co-Founder & CTO/CIO at Crowdpolicy (CP)

Demetris K. Nicolaou

Manager Digital Transformation at Bank of Cyprus

Konstantinos Botsaris

Senior Manager within the Management Consulting department of KPMG Cyprus

George Tziortzis

Chief Information Officer at Bank of Cyprus

George Kousis

Manager IT at Bank of Cyprus

Demetris Papallis

Manager IT Strategy & Governance at Bank of Cyprus

Angela Panayiotou

Manager IDEA Innovation Center at Bank of Cyprus

MENICOS MAVROMMATIS

IBM as the Senior Client Representative for the Financial Industry of Cyprus

Mentors / mentors

Valentinos Georgiades

Azure Apps & Infra Specialist της Microsoft Ελλάδας

Demetris Antoniades

leader of Digitally Enhanced Urban Environments (DARE)

Vasiliki Petychaki

IBM Hybrid Cloud Services, IBM Global Services

Μαρίνος Ξυναριανός

DIGITAL INNOVATION & FINTECH EXPERT, CROWDPOLICY

Ioannis Chadjiminas

Software Developer

Andreas Kannetis

Technical Analyst / SME

Savvas Michael

Software Developer

Danis Theodoulou

Senior Advisor within the Management Consulting department of KPMG Cyprus.

TASOS KOTZANASTASIS

Founder and managing director of 8GCP

Patrick Heneise

Software Consultant & CEO @ Heneise Consulting

PRIZES

Regardless of whether the teams and their applications are awarded or not, there will be opportunities for networking and further development.

The boc hackathon  will be attended by renowned executives of the market and economy sectors who will participate as mentors to support the teams.

More prizes and benefits will be announced shortly!

 

 

BEST IMPLEMENTATION OF CYPRUS PUBLIC DATA SETS IN COMBINATION WITH BOC APIS

In Cyprus, there are more than 1000 free available public datasets, you can find a few of them at data.gov.cyportal.dls.moi.gov.cy, etc. These remain underutilized by the Cyprus developers community. Can you think of creative and innovative ways of utilizing public datasets in combination with BoC (PSD2, B2B) APIs to provide solutions for individuals and corporates?

NETWORK

People with common interests, all in one place!

WRITE CODE

Write code – Develop your application!

FIND OUT MORE

Find out more about fintech here

TAKE IT EASY

There will be breakfast, lunch and more 🙂

THE PROCESS / process

TEAMS

  • Come up with an idea (or not)
  • Show up with your team or
  • Show up on your own and we will help you form a team

CODE

  • Read the specifications and the examples
  • Get Prepared
  • The applications that will be implemented during the hackathon will be open to everyone!

PRESENTATION

  • Grab the microphone
  • Present your idea and application to everyone!
  • Wait for the results

OPEN SDK BANKING

Use of advanced APIs and boc fintech SDK.

For developers that plan to utilize the bocAPIs in their applications, the Bank also provides the bocSDK platform, allowing for fast-track API integration in the platform of their choice.

Android

Swift

Php

Javascript

Angular

Node js

C#

Java

Find out more about the open APIs of Boc !

The Open APIs of Bank of Cyprus support technological and business cooperation with developers, startups, companies and any parties interested.

You can use the Open APIs in order to implement new services and features in your applications within the context of boc hackathon #fintech2. Examples: e-payments, p2p payments, authentication mechanisms, loyalty, personalized services, etc. Experienced mentors and bank executives will technically support the teams who want to use the upgraded bocAPIs to develop innovative applications.

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Frequently Asked Questions / faq

Yes, every individual / member of a group has to make an individual registration.

The group and its members. See the Terms and Conditions of the competition here.

Every person who has registered to participate in the competition must be present during the program.

Yes, existing teams as well as new ones can certainly participate in the competition.

No, anyone with new ideas and energy to develop a new application is welcome to take part.

Yes, you can. The IDEA Innovation Centre where boc hackathon fintech 3.0 is to be held will be open throughout the event.

VENUE OF THE EVENT

IDEA Innovation Centre

36 Lykourgou Street

Nicosia 1011, Cyprus

ACCESS

CONTACT US / @boc hackathon

Boc hackathon is an open participatory process.

More information: [email protected]

hashtag #bochackathon #fintech3

TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND PARTICIPATION FRAMEWORK