Wanxiang Blockchain Online Charity Hackathon Starts

The current outbreak of new coronary pneumonia has caused a huge impact on the work and life of each of us. While bringing some problems and challenges, it has also given us a lot of inspiration and reflection.

What can the blockchain do for this epidemic? At the moment of the epidemic, many projects using blockchain technology to help fight the epidemic have emerged, such as the "Wanxiang Charity Trust Account Management Platform" created by Wanxiang Blockchain and Wanxiang Trust, using blockchain technology to help donors It is more convenient to initiate donations, and it is also convenient to store and track charitable donations. What about after the epidemic? What kind of power can blockchain technology contribute to post-disaster reconstruction? In the future, how to better solve the problems of unequal information and reasonable allocation of resources? Will this epidemic accelerate the deeper onlineization of financial, entertainment, catering, and office scenes, and what new opportunities will be bred during this critical period of resumption?

Wanxiang Blockchain Lab joined hands with partners such as Matrix, Distributed Capital, Haopu, DoraHacks, Morian Technology, LongHash, and Magic Orange to launch an online public welfare hacker with the theme of "same gas 'chain' branch" The Marathon is aimed at outstanding developers and blockchain enthusiasts. For the real problems in the process of sustainable and stable development of society and economy that will soon face after the epidemic has eased and ended, the power of blockchain technology is used to effectively solve the front-line needs , To find and tap new business opportunities, and in-depth innovation in the current business scene, thereby turning "dangerous" into "opportunity", improving the future anti-risk capabilities of various industries, and obtaining more long-term healthy development.

In this hackathon competition, Wanxiang Blockchain Lab will collect real-time feedback from various stakeholders including the government, first-line enterprises, public welfare organizations, ordinary citizens, and netizens in advance, and provide it to the participants to solve it during the competition. After the competition, all participating project codes will also be open source and provided to all sectors of society for reference.

Blockchain is a low-level technology that is distributed, difficult to tamper with, and traceable. It is very suitable for the governance of multiple parties with mutual distrust in large-scale production collaboration. Participants can develop ideas on the application of blockchain in public affairs governance, how blockchain can help companies resume work, improve collaboration efficiency, and blockchain applications that are conducive to the sustainable and stable development of society and economy after the epidemic, and create practical and usable Blockchain application. At the same time, the winning team will get higher value rewards and rich resources.

In addition, Li Ming, Director of the Blockchain Research Office of China Electronics Standardization Institute of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology / Chairman of the Blockchain Committee of the IEEE Computer Association, Liu Changlin, Deputy Director of the Shanghai Hongkou Science and Technology Committee, and Zou Chuanwei, Chief Economist of Wanxiang Blockchain / PlatON , Deng Chao, CEO of HashKey Capital, Tang Yi, Vice President of Qiming Venture Capital, Xie Hongjun, Chief Operating Officer of Matrix, Xie Hongjun, Founder and CEO of Haopu Technology, Xu Gang, CTO of Molink Technology, Huang Lingbo, Partner of Distributed Capital, Morange Network CEO Chen Mintao and other technical experts and industry leaders will serve as the judges of the competition to give guidance and comments to the participating teams. Babbitt, Chain Node, Shanghai Securities News, International Financial News, IT Times, Chain News, University Blockchain Technology Community (BTCU) and other media are the cooperative media for this competition.

Competition arrangement

Competition form : Online participation throughout

Registration time : Until February 27 at 11:59 am

Official competition : February 27-March 8

Registration method : Click to register

Contest consultation : hackathon@blockchainlabs.org

Hackathon's official website: www.blockchainlabs.org/hackathon2020

prize settings

The competition sets multiple awards and generous rewards for the winners:

1 first prize (total prize value up to 83888 RMB)

· Bonus RMB 8,888 / team;

· Resumption package: 1-year Shanghai office space (2 people, valued at RMB 48,000, only for winning team members), new consulting space, technical consulting, expert guidance, industry exposure, investment matching and other resources services, specific start and stop The time is negotiated by both parties;

· All winning team members received 2020 Shanghai Blockchain International Week tickets (each ticket valued at 4,500 yuan), as well as the 2020 Shanghai Blockchain International Week Hackathon direct entry qualification.

2 second prizes (total prize value up to 56555 RMB)

· Bonus RMB 5,555 / team;

· Resumption package: Shanghai office station (2 persons, valued at RMB 24,000, only for the winning team members) for 6 months in New Chain Space, technical consulting, expert guidance, industry exposure, investment matching and other resources. The specific start and end time shall be negotiated by both parties;

· All winning team members received 2020 Shanghai Blockchain International Week tickets (each valued at 4,500 yuan), as well as 2020 Shanghai Blockchain International Week hackathon direct entry qualifications.

3 third prizes (total prize value up to RMB 42333)

· Bonus RMB 3333 / team;

· Resumption gift package: 3 months of Shanghai office space (2 people, valued at RMB 12,000, only for winning team members), services of technical consulting, expert guidance, industry exposure, investment matching and other resources. The specific start and end time shall be negotiated by both parties;

· All winning team members received 2020 Shanghai Blockchain International Week tickets (each ticket valued at 4,500 yuan), as well as the 2020 Shanghai Blockchain International Week Hackathon direct entry qualification.

1 Best Creativity Award, voted by the audience

· Bonus 1,000 yuan;

· All team members get 2020 Shanghai Blockchain International Week tickets (each ticket is worth 4,500 yuan), and 2020 Shanghai Blockchain International Week hackathon is eligible for direct entry.

Competition theme

Application of blockchain in public affairs governance;

How the blockchain can help companies resume work, improve collaboration efficiency, and help companies overcome difficulties;

Blockchain application that is conducive to the sustainable and stable development of society and economy after the epidemic.

Entry tips

1. Registration application must submit the application materials online. After the registration deadline, the organizer will uniformly screen all applicants, and issue a confirmation notice to eligible applicants before 14:00 on February 27. Send by mail;

2. Registration, team formation, competition, and road show are all conducted online. The organizer will pull all the participants that meet the competition criteria into the group. The participants can form teams in the group freely. Not more than 6 people;

3. The intellectual property rights of the entries are owned by the team. After the competition, the source code of all the projects will be all open source and provided to the community for reference;

4. One of the project selection criteria is the evaluation of a reasonable workload. Participants can conduct relevant study, survey and research work in advance, but they cannot bring semi-finished products or finished products to participate in the competition, and they can not allow members outside the team to undertake the workload;

5. There is no cost to participate.

Wanxiang Blockchain Hackathon

The Wanxiang Blockchain Hackathon is hosted by the Wanxiang Blockchain Lab and brings together the world's top blockchain developer and enthusiast technology events. It is one of the earliest, largest and most prized blockchain hacker innovation contests in China.

In July 2017, Wanxiang Blockchain Lab and Deloitte co-hosted the first Wanxiang Blockchain Hackathon. In 2018, the Wanxiang blockchain hackathon was expanded to the world. Together with partners, it organized three hackathons in Shanghai, Berlin, and Silicon Valley, bringing more blockchain technology developers and enthusiasts to the blockchain technology development. Wonderful world. In 2019, Wanxiang Blockchain Lab and Southern California luxury electric car brand Karma Automobile set the competition theme with real application scenarios to promote the development and application of blockchain technology. In 2020, in the context of the epidemic, we hope to integrate the real needs of society and the creativity of developers, and use blockchain technology to contribute to the difficult issues facing social and economic life.

Wanxiang Blockchain Lab hopes to use the hackathon to promote the practical combination of blockchain technology with the actual needs of society and enterprises, so as to promote the true landing of blockchain technology and promote a new round of business brought by blockchain technology. Model innovation. In the future, Wanxiang Blockchain Hackathon as an open platform will join hands with partners in various industries to launch a diverse hackathon competition, bringing together the power of blockchain developers to truly use technology to solve the realities facing society and enterprises. Pain points.

Contest organizer

Wanxiang Blockchain Lab

Wanxiang Blockchain Lab is China's first non-profit frontier research institution focusing on blockchain technology.It was established by China Wanxiang Holdings Co., Ltd. in September 2015 and is now part of Shanghai Wanxiang Blockchain the company. The laboratory gathers experts in the field from all over the world to conduct research and discussion on technology research and development, commercial applications, industrial strategies, etc., to provide guidance for entrepreneurs, to provide reference for industry development and policy formulation, and to promote blockchain technology to serve the community Economic progress. Since its establishment, Wanxiang Blockchain Lab has organized annual global blockchain summits, book publications, research reports, launches incubators, industry training, technical lectures, university-industry-university-research cooperation, and initiated the establishment of the China Distributed General Ledger Foundation Protocol Alliance. (ChinaLedger) and other measures have become the country's premier and internationally leading research institutions in the field of blockchain technology.