XBuild Hackathon | iCreate Campus

iCreate Campus, Deo Dholera, Ahmedabad 

iCreate collaborated with AUVSI (Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International) on XBuild, which is the official hackathon of AUVSI, the world’s most influential association for unmanned systems professionals. We held a satellite version of XBuild at iCreate Campus in Ahmedabad on 28th and 29th April, 2018. The future belongs to those who believe they have the power to make a difference. Imagine the possibilities that exist when top engineering minds gather together to harness the power of their imagination, skill and ingenuity to innovate solutions for the unmanned systems industry. Through its exhilarating atmosphere of innovation, collaboration and cutting-edge problem solving, XBuild is the spot where expertise meets creative expression and technology meets forward thinking. It’s the spot where you take centre stage to demonstrate the transformative power that exists when bright minds are encouraged to tap into their fullest potential. Problem statement: Using unmanned systems to help humanity, by solving social problems with drones Prizes First Prize: $3000 Second Prize: $2000 Third Prize: $1000 Who should participate? Are you a drone team? An image recognition specialist? A start up with interest in taking part? An entrepreneur who wants to lend business skills to a team? It is recommended to have a multi-disciplinary team including software and hardware engineers. We are looking for teams already formed and individuals who want to form teams to take part. Hardware and software designers, coders, business people, drone specialists and enthusiasts are all welcome. Time: Saturday, 4:30 pm (IST) - Monday, 7:30 am (IST) The timings were alinged with the US and participated in all activities via web links from the main hackathon. Venue: iCreate Campus, Deo Dholera, Ahmedabad More details of the hackathon itself are here: http://www.auvsi.org/xbuild