Digital Future opened registration for the participation in SaaS-Hackathon, that will take place November, 18 to 20. The purpose of SaaS Hackathon is company’s educational initiative to offer tech specialists the opportunity to create commercial projects based on SaaS technology, which is one of Digital Future’s main focus of investment.

Saas is one of the most advanced and popular technology available today. According to Synergy Research the general value of the SaaS-solutions market in 2015 has increased by almost 40%, and in the next five years, they forecast three times rising.

While participating in SaaS-Hackathon, the teams will be doing theirt best to create a SaaS project as well as build up useful skills in the following areas:

  • Finding efficient ways to craft the product according to the needs of your target audience and quickly aquire customers.
  • Cooperate with best industry experts and mentors that can help improve the idea.
  • Use all the 48 hours of the event to bring the idea into a successful project and attract the investors.

Our first AI Hackathon in April this year resulted in many interesting ideas and projects. Ukrainian IT professionals have been trying to work with artificial intelligence and develop an understanding of how to implement large-scale projects based on this technology in the most efficient way. In addition, as a result of the first Ukrainian AI-Hackathon organized by Digital Future one of the finalists was named among the TOP 20 best B2B start-ups in Europe. The same team has won the Ukrainian preselection in the startups battle and will represent our country at the continental Startups battle in Poland soon.

Participants can join SaaS-Hackathon with their own idea or come up with idea as a part of the team during the event. Teams that already created SaaS projects can pitch their projects without competition. Pre-approval for the completed projects is required.

The event is supported by The App Solutions, an app development company. The jury is made up of the most prominent experts and mentors in the industry: Natalia Berezovskaya (Detonate Ventures), Ruslan Savchishin (MagneticOne), Eugene Sysoev (AVentures) as well as Oleksii Vitchenko, CEO of Digital Future.

To participate in Saas-Hackathon, you need to apply before November 17, 2016.