Registration for ŠKODA AUTO DigiLab and Volkswagen IT services 'i-mobilothon' open
Registration for ŠKODA AUTO DigiLab and Volkswagen IT services 'i-mobilothon' open
ŠKODA AUTO DigiLab India in collaboration with Volkswagen IT services comes up with i-mobilothon - hackathon that invites all creative minds and passionate code developers to leverage their skills in building prototypes. The contest is open for all Volkswagen Group employees, startups, and students who possess a knack for innovation and disruptive technology. Registrations are open till August 9.
The 12-week long hackathon will be held online in two stages – registration and solution development (prototype). To build ideas, contestants will have the option to choose between scenarios that echo future car connectivity, customer experience, business digitization, pre-and post-sales challenges driven by artificial intelligence, augmented reality, data analytics, and so on. The competition will conclude on September 30, after two evaluation levels and the demo day.
Commenting on the kickoff, Gurpratap Boparai, Managing Director, ŠKODA AUTO Volkswagen India said, “At ŠKODA AUTO DigiLab, we are constantly working towards growing our core businesses through innovative digital solutions. The ‘i-mobilothon’ aims at prototyping various solutions around mobility and IT.  Creating superior car technology is the way to go forward at a time when customer demands are changing almost daily. Ideating solutions that make the driving experience better requires diverse minds and there was no better way to get the creative juices flowing than the ‘i-mobilothon’. With this initiative, we look forward to developing innovative solutions, create superior teams and encourage personal growth. Healthy competition always brings the best out in people.”
More information and application form here. Register now!