Big App Challenge 4.0 (2017)

Hackathons that took place in 2017
  • The final event for National Big App Challenge 4.0 was held on the weekend of December 17th. The National competition is a showcase of how hackathon winners came up with the best solutions for are transforming lives and enabling progress through entrepreneurial action. From January......

  • IPG Mediabrands Malaysia’s mobile and technology agency Ansible was named champion at the recent A.I. For Good Hackathon organised by BFM-Edge. It is amongst the first hackathons in the world to bring together the best minds in business to develop solutions enabled by AI (artificial......

  • TADHack Global, Kuala Lumpur 2017 Drives New Solutions For Programmable Telecoms In Identity, Messaging and Payment Global telecom applications development hackathon held simultaneously in 30 cities around the world including Kuala Lumpur Digi Telecommunications (Digi), the primary sponsor, released a set of open APIs for......

  • CYBERJAYA, Sept 11 (Bernama) – A total of 53 teams with 176 participants began a 48-hour challenge vying for a cash prize of RM60,500 in the 2017 Open Data Hackathon Programme here, today. The programme which started at noon at the Malaysian Global Innovation and......

  • THE CIMB Data Science Challenge 2017 for university students in Malaysia has been held for the second year to discover data scientists with great potential in analysing and interpreting big data. The competition was organised by CIMB Group in collaboration with SAS Malaysia. It is......

  • SUBANG JAYA: In an effort to spearhead the anti-human trafficking initiative, members of the public only have to dial 03-8000 8000 to lodge complaints or reports should they find information or activities related to the crime. Home Ministry secretary-general Datuk Seri Alwi Ibrahim said hotlines such......

  • MORE than 500 youths and adults including students from more than 10 educational institutions representing 179 teams congregated at Petrosains, Suria KLCC to take part in the International NASA Space Apps Challenge 2017. Held over two days, the challenge, possibly the biggest Hackathon ever held......

  • A unique blend of career fair and hackathon, HACK2HIRED, was held at MAGIC Cyberjaya. The hackathon, organized by Dream Catcher, gained support from MDEC, Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC) and Industry Centre of Excellence (ICoE) under the Malaysia Academic Industry Network (MYAIN). Touted......

  • Aviato from Singapore have been crowned winners of AirAsia’s first ever AIRVOLUTION. At the end of the 18-hour hackathon in RedQ here, the team emerged with the best solution to the challenge – how to profile AirAsia fans based on their digital social footprint to......

  • Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) strives to to bring back the airline’s glory days through digitising its platform by developing mobile applications. Its chief executive officer, Peter Bellew said the MABHackathon Challenge, a series of hacking labs and activities was launched by the airline in November......