Review 2017

Startup spirit with Audi’s Smart Factory Hackathon: In Oktober 2017, the Audi Forum Ingolstadt played host for the second time to all things big data, machine learning, algorithms and data visualization. At the second Smart Factory Hackathon, 19 interdisciplinary teams developed software solutions for the production of the future.

On the basis of real data sets and concrete applications from the Audi production, the interdisciplinary competition teams entered the 25-hour sprint. The prototypes and solutions were presented and evaluated in a pitch of a selected jury.

Congratulations to the winners of the Smart Factory Hackathon 2017!

1st place: Tricycle (Germany)
2nd place: DataSquat (Austria)
3rd place: Flibbittygibbitts (Germany)

Audi will continue to pursue the most promising solution proposals together with the Hackathon participants and implement them in production. The top three teams will also be allowed to participate in an Audi driving experience.

Further details can be found in the Audi Blog and in the press database of Audi AG.

>> Audi Blog
>> Audi Mediacenter


Best regards
The Smart Factory Hackathon Team

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Review 2016

At the Smart Factory Hackathon, 17 teams of international IT talents have developed software solutions for the smart factory.

Based on the real data and specific applications in Audi manufacturing, the interdisciplinary teams took part in the 24 h marathon. The jury of experts evaluated prototypes and solutions based on four-minute pitch-presentations.

Congratulations to the winners of the Smart Factory Hackathon 2016!

1st place: Happy Unicorns (Austria) - Case: Container Management
2nd place: The Parliament (Israel) – Case: Global Supply Chain Network
3rd place: Up-team (Germany) – Case: Rapid Paintshop Monitor

Audi is looking forward to working together with the teams to realize the ideas and implement prototypes in the production assembly line. The three winning teams have furthermore received exclusive prizes. In addition to the invitations for the international tech-conferences with focus on big data and data analytics, the winners will take part in Audi driving experience.

Further details can be found in the Audi Blog and in the press database of Audi AG.

>> Audi Blog
>> Audi Mediacenter


Best wishes and see you next year!
The Smart Factory Hackathon Team!

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