Help Build the Decentralized Future

We're bringing together Ethereum enthusiasts and students to contribute to the Ethereum ecosystem by solving real life problems utilizing smart contracts and developing the infrastructure needed to help build our decentralized future. This hackathon is an opportunity for bright inquisitive students interested in blockchain technology to work alongside established leaders, developers, and companies who have dedicated themselves to bringing about the next technological revolution. 

Find our schedule at www.ethuoft.ca

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Prizes

$7,350 in prizes

Overall Winner (3)

The three projects that the judges score as having best fit our criteria will win 2 ETH each

Runnerups (2)

The 2 runner-up projects will receive 1 ETH each.

Corl Sponsor Prize

Corl is a royalty financing company that leverages data and technology to streamline the startup fundraising process. The long-term objective of the company is to use technology to decentralize, automate, and secure the startup fundraising process. Read the whitepaper at corl.io/whitepaper and build:

i. A decentralized application that has a scalable revenue model; or

ii. A decentralized application that adds value to the Corl business model.

Criteria:

1. The novelty of the idea or product.

2. The viability of the application as a business solution.

3. The execution of the team.

4. The quality of the presentation/pitch.

Prize: The winner will receive royalty financing with Corl, conditional on meeting minimum eligibility requirements of investment.

Bunz Sponsor Prize

In a blockchain enabled world how can two people resolve a transactional dispute when there is no one in the middle to help judge or arbitrate?

Devise a system that helps them to best resolve their dispute using consensus based principles, smart contracts, online reputation, or crowd based decision.

Prize: 3 ETH

Polymath Sponsor Prize

Best project that innovates Initial Coin Offerings/Security Token Offerings or streamlines the process of verifying KYC/AML and accreditation statuses of investors.

Prize: 2500 POLY

MLG/Blockmason Sponsor Prize

Best project Pitch

PRIZE: 500 BCPT

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Judges

Aidan Hyman

Aidan Hyman
CEO / ChainSafe Systems

Kesem Frank

Kesem Frank
COO / Nuco

Kerem Kolcuoglu

Kerem Kolcuoglu
Director / MLGBlockchain

Derek Manuge

Derek Manuge
CIO / Corl

Ethan Buchman

Ethan Buchman
CTO / Tendermint

Derek Pierre

Derek Pierre
Business Intern / NuCypher

Ameer Rosic

Ameer Rosic
CEO / BlockGeeks

Tracy Leparulo

Tracy Leparulo
Chief Marketing Officer / Polymath Network

Graeme Moore

Graeme Moore
VP Marketing / Polymath Network

Sascha Darius Mojtahedi

Sascha Darius Mojtahedi
CEO / Bunz

Judging Criteria

  • How does this leverage a blockchain?
  • UI/UX
    Can your mother use it?
  • Viability
    Can this DApp be turned into an actual business or open-source project after the hackathon?
  • How does this add value to the blockchain space?