Twelve API partners from the mobility, insurance or communications industries – including tech companies like Google, Amazon and IBM – helped the 36 teams with their thought processes during their 30-hour coding event.
3 hackathons since 2016
250+ experts from IT, Sparkassen and fintechs
Jury of over 2,000 Sparkassen employees
Live broadcast to 62 locations
All winning ideas have found their way into the SFG
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1st place 2018
The winner was the “zUp” team with its “Weltenbummler” (“globetrotter”) app idea, which is aimed specifically at Gen Z travelers. In addition to a development budget of 100,000 euros, the team also won a trip to Tel Aviv for German Tech Week.
2nd place 2018
Second place went to the “Konfuzio” team with an application for small and medium-sized companies. The app can intelligently identify receipts for employees’ expenses and settle them directly. They were also awarded an implementation budget worth 100,000 euros.
3rd place 2018
Bronze went to the “Green Banana” team. Their developed idea was to persuade Generation Z to finance parties or even sustainable projects using paid playlists. They likewise received an implementation budget totaling 100,000 euros.
Jobs at the Sparkassen Innovation Hub
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