The hackvention (http://hackvention.com/)is a leading european event series in the fields of AR, VR & immersive technologies.
Our mission is to help using immersive technologies to solve real business issues: rethink, disrupt, innovate is the slogan of the hackvention event series. Driven by this vision, we connect innovators, inventors, technology experts, soft- and hardwareproviders with industry professionals of partnering companies to innovate alongside each other: rethink traditional business models in the world’s leading startup and innovation hotspots during the "hackvention experience tours", generate disruptive ideas in the "hackvention creative lab" and finally prototype future solutions for real business needs in multidisciplinary teams within the "hackvention summit".
The hackvention event series is a leading european event series in the fields of AR, VR and immersive technologies, originally based in Hanover (Germany). Our mission is to help using immersive technologies to solve real business issues: rethink, disrupt, innovate is the slogan of the hackvention event series. Driven by this vision, we connect "german mittelstand", european and international industry professionals, passionate innovators, technology experts as well as soft- and hardware providers to network and swap ideas on immersive technologies in a relaxed environment at the hackvention meetups in the world’s leading startup and innovation hotspots.
The "hackvention experience tours": RETHINK at the point of the future’s origin
Date: August 5, Palo Alto (next: will be announced soon)
Experience the vibe of the world’s leading technology & innovation hotspots and rethink the changes of the digital age within a guided tour to aspiring startups, fast growing companies and leading innovators in hotspots like Tel Aviv, Berlin, Shenzen, Silicon Valley and many more. Discover the latest technologies and radical innovation strategies and get access to international game changers in a relaxed environment at the final local meetup.
The "hackvention Creative Lab": Innovate - Concept Design & Team Building
Date: November 2017, Hanover (Germany)
Guided by leading innovation experts, startup mentors and product development strategists, you will transform real business needs into future conceptsbased on immersive technologies. Hand in hand with multidisciplinary development departments of leading industry professionals, creative minds and digital talents like coders, developers, designers and business strategists systematically developgame-changing product ideas that serve real business needs of our corporate partners and create disruptive business concepts on the cutting edge of technology.
After the creative lab is before the summit: The creative lab is just the starting Point for the disruptive idea and the executing team. Constantly challenged and mentored between the creative lab and the summit by our product development mentors, we prepare the teams with rapid prototyping essentials and product development knowledge for the final prototyping within the hackathon at the hackvention summit.
The "hackvention summit": Exhibition, Conference & Hackathon
Date: December 2017, Hanover (Germany)
Experience new technologies that have the potential to dramatically change yourindustry and learn more about the use of innovative technology like AR, VR mixedreality, 360 content and immersive technology in the most importantecomony sectors at the exhibition and conference.Transform the disruptive ideas generated at the creative lab into prototypes within thehackathon. Driven by the burning desire to innovate, diversely skilled teamsconsisting of the corporate partner’s development departments, coders, developers,designers, soft- and hardware providers as well as technology and productdevelopment experts create prototypes for game-changing applications.