June 29, 2014 (Sun): WebGeek Philippines presents the third iteration of its Hackathon, DevCup, happening this August 16-17, 2014. For the past two years, DevCup has been constantly garnering overwhelming results, in terms of participants and in terms of apps developed. With 62 teams battling out to create the best apps and with no less than 48 successful apps at the end of the 2-day hackathon.
“DevCup is the most prestigious hackathon in the Philippines to date” Nikko Bautista, LinkedIn Software Engineer, DevCup 2012 champion. DevCup’s goal is to further reinforce the commitment in showcasing the Filipino talent in Information Technology. The continuous change of challenges to reflect the current trends that makes the Philippines abundant in terms of talents and skills. “With this we are able to tell the world that we can adapt to new technologies as it happen and be able to use those in developing cutting edge apps” John Arce, the Founder of WebGeek said.
“One of my proudest moments as a developer is winning DevCup” Mark Steve Samson, Insync Engineer, DevCup 2013 champion.
DevCup 2014 has been religiously held at Meralco Multi-Purpose Hall, Meralco Compound, Ortigas for the last two years, and will be held at the same venue this year. Interested parties may register as individual or up to a maximum of three as a team.
Ticket price will be P1,000 per participant. Organizers of the event be giving an early bird promo wherein you can avail at a 75% discount from July 15 to July 18 for P250.
For more details and updates, visit their website at http://webgeek.ph/devcup-2014/.