Grand Prize: An exclusive invite to our HACKcelerator Program

  • A 12-week Curriculum to turn your hackathon idea into a startup reality
  • A diverse network of both local and global mentors
  • Weekly guest speakers
  • A chance to fly to Silicon Valley for our Annual Global Demo Day and participate in a week of extensive pitch training!

Sponsored by Angelhack  

Amazon Web Services

Prize: $100 in AWS Credits per person through AWS Activate and

  • AWS Free Usage Tier
  • 1 month AWS Support at Business level
  • AWS Technical Essentials Online Training ($600 value)
  • AWS Business Essentials Online Training ($600 value)
  • 80 credits for Self-paced labs Training ($80 value)
  • 1:1 Office Hours with AWS Solutions Architects
  • Access to the Startup Blog and Startup Forum
  • Special "Self-starter" Third-Party offers

Sponsored by Amazon Web Services


Challenge: Develop an app for iOS, Android, web, or Windows that uses the WILL SDK with a focus on productivity, writing, games, or other novel uses of digital ink. Global Prize The top two WILL SDK projects from all over the globe will win the following:

Selected as finalists in the global Wacom Inkathon All expense paid trip to CES in January 2017 Finalists will then pitch for a chance to win $10,000, $5,000, or $2500 prizes.

WILL SDK Link: Global Prize Submission Link:

Sponsored by Wacom

Code4Impact Award

• The Challenge is Simple. AngelHack’s nonprofit arm, Code For A Cause, is challenging superhero coders to build a technology that will have a positive impact on the world, people, or environment.

• The Prize is Awesome. At the end of the 9th Global Series, the top three Code4Impact Award Winners will be invited to the AngelHack HACKcelerator Program. One of these three lucky teams will be flown out to San Francisco, for our 5th Annual Global Demo Day and will pitch to some of the largest Accelerators and Investors in the world, while meeting with leading social entrepreneurs. For more details click here.

GS1 Brasil Associação Brasileira de Automação

Challenge: Create an innovative solution that shows how barcodes can boost customer experience during their daily lives.
Prize: VR Glasses (1 per team member)

Sponsored by GS1


Prize for all attendees: • All participants will have extended access in IBM Bluemix until July, 31th • Online course "Getting started with IBM Bluemix (in English)"

Challenge: IBM has 3 challenges: best app, best social solution and best use of Bluemix/Watson.

Criteria: Having a CNPJ under 5 years Have billed less than $ 1 million last year Not be or have been customer Bluemix and Softlayer with this startup/CNPJ Not have participated in the program previously with the same startup/CNPJ Have technological base

Prizes for the 3 winners: • Mentoring business with IBM Industries executives and IBM specialists for startups • Network with the largest accelerator of Latin Am: Startup Farm • Chance to speak at meetups, IBM events and its partners • Startups will be analysed to participate in IBM SmartCamp, the biggest IBM event for startups • IBM Bluemix Technical Mentoring (in Portuguese) • Credits of US$ 2,000.00 per month for a year to use IBM’s IaaS services ( and PaaS (

Sponsored by IBM