The third AR/VR Hackathon is live!
It’s an event for specialists from various fields interested in experimenting and executing their ideas using VR and AR technologies.
If you are a developer, 3D artist, designer, visionary, engineer or creator and feel that you would be ready to push forward and develop your ideas or join another team,
we kindly invite you to participate.
If you already have a team and an idea, you can apply right now;
if you do not have a team, we will help you to form one
The goal of the event is to gather people with different backgrounds and experiences to work together in teams and create disruptive and inspiring products/solutions for use in every field you can imagine for now.
Do I have to have experience in AR/VR?
Participants do not have to be experienced in AR/VR. During the three days and nights you will learn and work on idea execution/problem solving.
During event participants will be able to get hands on and work with technologies, which usually are not very easily accessible – Magic Leap, Microsoft Hololens, Meta2, Daqri Smart Glasses, HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, Samsung Gear, Xbox Kinect for Windows, Intel RealSense and others.
There will be mentors from many different areas of business who are currently working with augmented and virtual reality on daily basis. For example, Organizations like Overly, Anatomy Next, Accenture and others along with a professor from Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences.
The main prize provided by Overly – 500€ to the best team.
AR/VR Hackathon is one weekend long high intensity augmented and virtual reality hackathon. During hackathon it is possible to create new products, services and execute other ideas that can eventually become new startups.
Event is going to take place in Valmiera, Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences.
All participants will have an area where to work and a place to lie down if needed.
During event food and soft drinks will be provided by event organizers.
It is advised that you take with you your own computer and stuff you need to work! BUT. If you do not have your laptop with you, we will provide you one – please let as know in advance.
Event is organized and sponsored by Overly, Vidzemes Augstskola and XR.LV community.