AI Hackathon in Silicon Valley

The First AI Hackathon in Silicon Valley: Final Participants Spots, Last Call

REDWOOD CITY, CA –May 30 2012—Expertmaker, a premier Artificial Intelligence (AI) platform along with partner Vodafone xoneTM , the incubation center of Vodafone, one of the largest global mobile operators, will hold the first AI Hackathon in Silicon Valley. The prestigious event will award the top three mobile apps that address and help solve information overload, as judged by Expertmaker, Vodafone and additional partner Verizon Wireless.
The Hackathon has received an excellent response and today the partners announce that only a few seats will be left open for select developers, designers and programmers. For consideration, please register today at:  www.expertmaker.com/hackathon/

WHAT:     Build and design next generation mobile apps with AI integration to address and help solve information overload.

WHO:    App developers, front-end designers, computer scientists and programmers. No previous AI experience is needed.

WHEN:     

Friday, June 8        5:00 p.m.  – 12:00 a.m.        Team set-up/Q&A
Saturday, June 9    9:00 a.m.  – 12:00 a.m.        Hackathon - All day
Sunday, June 10    9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.           Final day/App Demos/Judging  

WHERE:      Vodafone xone
275 Shoreline Drive, Suite 400
Redwood City, CA 94065 USA

TWEET:     Keep up with the latest Hackathon developments at #AIHack

PRIZES:    All participants will receive a free one-year Expertmaker license to power the Hackathon app and any other AI powered apps they choose to create. In addition, cash prizes will be awarded:
1st Place:  $10,000
2nd Place:  $7,000
3rd Place:  $4,000
*Many prize awards must be included in taxable income. Winners should consult with a tax professional at your own cost regarding the potential tax liability of this award.





About Expertmaker

Expertmaker provides an artificial intelligence software platform that allows developers to build intelligent apps that make sense of knowledge and big data. Expertmaker’s technology and research and development teams are comprised of experts in applied AI, machine learning, evolutionary computing and data analytics. The Expertmaker technology is simple to use and includes multiple forms of AI, making it a complete platform for creating intelligent solutions. Visit Expertmaker’s website at: www.expertmaker.com and follow us on Twitter: @ExpertmakerTool.


About Vodafone xone

Vodafone xone™ is the incubation center of Vodafone, one of the largest global mobile operators.  Based in Silicon Valley, Vodafone xone offers onsite development, integration, and investment support.  Vodafone xone’s objective is to fast track the path to market for new innovative products and services for our customers worldwide.  We take pride in our dedication to operate with speed, simplicity, and trust.  Learn more at: www.vodafone.com/content/index/about/xone.html.