Infor Tunisia

Rue du lac Tchad, Immeuble Haifa, Tunis 1053, Tunisia

About Event

Do you want to solve real-world engineering challenges? Do you want to get recognized for your exceptional software engineering skills?
Do you want to build a career based on cutting edge technologies?

The second edition of Infor Tunisia Hackathon is the right place for you! This year, we have two challenges: a development challenge and a data science challenge. Both hackathons, will be held in Tunisia on April 8th, 2017, and the event will give developers and data scientists the opportunity to face real-world engineering challenges, and apply their coding-skills to solve them.

Event Schedule

This is how we will keep you busy.

We will provide coffee and snacks all day long. So don't worry about that!
Also, food will be available around noon.

Hackathon Day Part 1
  • 07:00 am - Opening

    This is when you should be present in our office.

  • 08:00 am - Presenting the challenge

    We will present the two Hackathon challenges, and we will provide a speedy training on our stack.

Hackathon Day Part 2
  • 09:30 am - Let the show begin

    This is when you should run to your laptops! The game starts now.

  • 07:30 pm - Game over

    Hands off the keyboards!
    The game is over.

Hackathon Day Part 3
  • 08:00 pm - Presenting solutions

    You will present your solutions, then we will CELEBRATE :-)!

  • 09:00 pm - Closing ceremony

    We will announce the winners and give the awards.

Event Rules

  • Registration: online registration ends on April, 5th at Midnight, or when maximum event capacity is reached.
  • Team requirement: teams may be composed of minimum of 1 and maximum of 2 eligible participants.
  • Entering on behalf of an organization is not allowed.
  • No Offsite development: all development should be performed on-site between the start date and the end date of the event.
  • OpenSource: participants are permitted to use only open source tools/libraries/code.
  • Predictix does not have rights to any of your code. You own your code.
  • Every team will have a maximum of 4 minutes to present their solution. Only one shot is allowed. Presentations have to be in English.
  • Selecting winners: Your solution will be judged by professional software engineers. Detailed ranking criteria will be exhibited during event day.

FAQ

Generic Questions About This Event

More than anything else, this event is about YOU! It's about how you can use your creativity and skills to solve real world problems. In this edition of the hackathon, you will compete in one of two challenges.

Anyone with computer/data science background (JavaScript, Web Services,...) and good software engineering skills is welcome to join. Just bring your laptop, we take care of the rest; We'll provide plenty of food, Fast Wi-Fi, and everything you'll need to carry out your idea.

Have you heard the news? Gartner has positioned Predictix as a world-wide Leader in Merchandise Assortment Management.

Predictix is the foremost provider of cloud-native, predictive and prescriptive analytics solutions for retail. Predictix applications harness Big Data and Advanced Analytics to solve the toughest problems in merchandise planning, assortment, category management, forecasting, pricing, and supply chain optimization. We are honored to work with 3 of the top 10 US and 5 of the top 15 global retailers.

Yes, this is a BYOL event.

BYOL stands for Bring Your Own Laptop.

Prizes

See what you can get if you are selected among the winners

About Infor

Infor and Predictix

Infor is an enterprise software provider and strategic technology partner for more than 90,000 organizations worldwide. Infor has acquired Predictix, a ground-breaking provider of cloud-native, predictive, and machine-learning solutions for retailers in 2016. Through the completed acquisition, Infor CloudSuite™ Retail will be enhanced with Infor Retail Demand Management, a new product with modules that support demand forecasting, merchandise financial planning, lifecycle pricing, assortment planning, replenishment optimization, and more.

Predictix and Infor are highly complementary in products, culture, and dedication to the retail industry. Combining Predictix merchandising, pricing, and assortment planning with Infor's multi-enterprise ERP, HCM, supply chain, PLM, eCommerce, science, and digital asset management solutions, the combination of technology delivers the most modern and robust solution to deal with the retail industry's scale and complexity.

Find out more about Infor at: http://www.infor.com/company. To read more about Infor and Predictix, check this link.

Venue

Rue du lac Tchad, Immeuble Haifa, les berges du lac
Tunis 1053, Tunisia

Event Location

  • Visit Us
    Rue du lac Tchad,
    Immeuble Haifa,
    Les Berges du lac,
    Tunis 1053, Tunisia
  • Call Us
    +216 31 393 931
  • Email Us
    hackathon@predictix.com

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