About the Competition

Travel Hackathon Competition is organized as part of TEKNOFEST.

It is aimed to provide a better, more efficient, more stress-free, happier and more digital travel experience with solutions to be developed for the difficulties that must be overcome at different stages of travel.

Participants will develop projects based on the main topics such as Operations, Planning, Cargo, Sales and Marketing by taking the sub-titles presented by Turkish Airlines as an example. Example titles are shared in the competition specifications to guide the participants. The projects do not have to be one of these titles.

Competitive teams are expected to develop solutions for the aviation industry with new generation technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data, Virtual and Augmented Reality, Web / Mobile Applications, Blockchain, Metaverse.

The software development part of the Hackathon will be held online. Teams that successfully complete this section will be physically invited to the final presentations.

Eligible Participant Education Levels for the Contest
•         High School Students
•           Associate Degree Students, Undergraduate Students, Master's and Doctorate Students
•         University Graduate (Employee, Academician, Entrepreneur, etc.)


DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION 24 JULY!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Competition Calender

Explanation Date
Beginning of the Application Process 13 June 2022
Application Deadline 24 July 2022
Announcement of the Teams That Will Participate 29 July 2022
The Beginning of the Competition 1 August 2022
Final Project Delivery Date 8 August 2022
Announcement of the Teams That Reached the Finals 15 August 2022
Final Presentations (Samsun) 3 September 2022

Travel Hackathon

Degree Award
First Business Class International Flight Ticket
Second Business Class Flights to Europe
Third Economy Class Flights to Europe

Travel Datathon 2018 Degrees

Degree Team Name
1 Fast&Free
3 SociBoard
2 Captain Speaking

Travel Datathon 2019 Degrees

Degree Team Name
1. Crawlers
2. Stationary Traveller
3. datAddicts

Travel Datathon 2021 Degrees

Degree Team Name
1- DATA SCİENCE QUINTET
2- DATA BUTCHERS
3- DATA TRAVELERS

Travel Hackathon Competition Specifications

TECHNICAL TOUR

COMPANIES RECOGNITION OPPORTUNITY
By organizing technical tours, it is provided to on-site inspection of working on leading technological firms of Turkey.

NETWORK
TEKNOFEST, which hosts hundreds of companies on technical trips, provides the opportunity to get to know experts in every field.

INFORMATION ABOUT BUSINESS AND VOCATIONAL LIFE
On technical trips, the opportunity to meet expert engineers about business and professional life is provided.

MOTIVATION AND INTERESTING
On technical trips, people who have worked in technology companies have the opportunity to listen to their experiences and increase motivation.

DENEYAP

OPPORTUNITY TO EXPLAIN PROJECTS IN DENEYAP BRANCHES
Young students who are trained to develop technology are given the opportunity to explain projects and inspire them.

SUPPORT PROGRAM

MATERIAL SUPPORT OPPORTUNITY
In order to support the projects of thousands of young people, a total of over 12 million TL material support is provided to the teams that pass the pre-selection stage.

TRANSPORTATION / ACCOMODATION SUPPORT
Transportation / Accomodation support is provided to the finalist teams for their competitions at TEKNOFEST 2022.

AWARDS
TEKNOFEST 2022 will be awarded over 6 Million TL awards to the teams that qualified for TEKNOFEST Karadeniz.

EDUCATION

TRAINING CAMP PROGRAM
Training programs will be organized for the finalist teams with the participation of the executive institution and advisory board members.

Q&A MEETÇINGS
Teams with the participation of the executive and advisory board members Meetings where projects, evaluation criteria and processes can direct questions to the advisory board will be planned.
 

CAREER

INTERNSHIP
Internship opportunities in Turkey's technology institutions will be provided.

GUIDANCE AND SUPPORT PROGRAMS FOR INTERNATIONAL COMPETITIONS
Turkey under the Technology Team, conducted by the Foundation for the National Team Program Support Technology Teams are provided with incentives through orientation and support programs for international competitions.