HTC17: The winners!


The winners of Hack the City 2017!

1st prize
The Hack the City 2017 1st prize with a value of CHF 5’000.- has been awarded to the team “MonteLabs” for their project named Orion.
Orion is a blockchain digital ID solution that allows governmental agencies to provide services and run public consultations in a secure, transparent and easy way.

2nd prize
The 2nd prize (CHF 2’500.-) has been awarded to the team “Wash My Pants” for developing a matching platform for people in need of washing their clothes, but with no time or unwilling to do it, with occasional people ready to do it for them (for a small fee).

3rd prize
CHF 1’000 have been awarded to the “Hooli” team for ranking 3rd. SmartCam4SafeCity consists of a smart camera able to detect moving vehicles thanks to computer vision algorhythms. A safety system aimed to prevent vehicle attacks during events, venues or at places where car traffic is not allowed.

Special mentions
– Highest social impact according to lastminute foundation: WashMyPants;
– Most innovative project in the digital and online sales field by NetComm Suisse: WashMyPants;
– Best sustainable mobility project according to SocialCar: BrainSquad;
– Best Wikimedia open-source APIs and data integration: MonteLabs.

A big shout & thank you to our amazing sponsors!
AGE, Pacchetti BancaStato, CP Start-Up, lastminute foundation, NetComm Suisse, RSI, SocialCar, Wikimedia CH

Also thank you to all the partners and who, behind the scenes, has worked for and with us!