• A Onewheel self-balancing electric skateboard

  • Up to 5 “Good vs Evil” skateboards from Longboard USA (one for each member of the winning team)

  • Feedzai light up shirts

First Data

Each member of the winning team will receive:

-New Toys: A new drone, a GoPro and an Oculus Rift VR

-Shopping Spree: $1,000 in Gyft cards


Fly around the world. Each member of the team (up to 5) will receive --6-night all expenses paid trip to Paris or Amsterdam to see the sights, visit our European offices, meet with executives, and refine your solution with our technical teams. Airfare, hotel and meal stipend ALL included.

--$500 Amazon gift card

--A follow-up 3-month mentorship from our business with technical experts to help launch your solution

Or….. -Hardware prize package

-Each member of the team (up to 5) will receive:

--$500 Amazon gift card

-Home automation kit, including:

--o Amazon Echo

--o Samsung SmartThings Home Monitoring Kit

--o Philips Hue white and color ambiance starter kit

--o Nest thermostat

Whether you are an Android or iOS fan, choose one of the options below:

--o Google’s new [unannounced] 2016 flagship nexus “Pixel” smartphone & smartwatch --o iPhone 7 Plus & Apple Watch 2


Time is relative, and we don’t want to hold you up. You’ve worked hard over the last 24 hours, and every second counts when it comes to carrying your mission forward. You’ll be getting ALL your prizes right away, so take your protein pills, put your helmet on, and go put your dent in the universe. The winners of the Modo API Challenge will be leaving Vegas with:

-$7,500 Apple Store credit to be split amongst your team

-Secret code to gain access to the Payments Illuminati dinner, the most exclusive private invite-only event at Money20/20 with some of the biggest movers and shakers in the payments industry including bankers, entrepreneurs, VCs, analysts, and industry executives

-Atari console to practice defending your spacecraft from enemy aliens on Space Invaders (inspired by either Independence Day, you choose)

-Tickets for the Stratosphere SkyJump so you can have a moment of simulated Zero G

-ModoNaut Space Gear to keep you looking fly out in the universe (CAVEAT: No real flying in space allowed)

Synchrony Financial

We appreciate your hard work and want to reward you by showing off your creation in our Money20/20 booth, and giving you the platforms to keep your creativity going.

-Product featured in the Synchrony Financial booth during the Money20/20 conference.

-5x HTC Vive

-5x Smart Watch (choice of Apple Watch or Moto 360)

-5x Connected TV (choice of Apple TV or Nvidia shield)

-$500 gift card to any of our retail partners (Full list to be provided)


The Winning Team* will select from either a

-$5,000 travel voucher … go to Hawaii or Mexico/Caribbean or Skiing in Aspen … the choices are endless

-$5,000 gift card to www.newegg.com or TigerDirect or Amazon to be able to build their own computer

The two (2) Winning Teams selected to move into the final judging on Sunday, October 23 will be invited to join Vantiv and Verifone Senior Executives for a celebratory dinner on October 23 at 6:30 pm at The Venetian. Executives include:

-Scott De’Angelo, SVP Vantiv Core Product

-Moin Moinuddin, SVP, Vantiv Integrated Payments

-Vin D'Agostino, EVP, Chief Strategy Officer, Verifone

Lastly, a winner will be selected coding to the Verifone Carbon Challenge.** This single Winning Team will be:

-Invited to a one-week internship at Verifone in San Jose, California office

-Lunch with Vin D'Agostino, EVP, Chief Strategy Officer, Verifone

-$1000 in American Express gift cards*


The Visa Prize will consist of the following for the winning team:

-A 4-day/3-night prize package trip for up to four (4) members of the winning team to see the 2017 -Pro Bowl. The prize package includes:

-Four (4) 2017 Pro Bowl game tickets taking place on January 29, 2017 in Orlando, Florida

-Hotel accommodation for three (3) nights in Orlando, Florida (one room, quadruple occupancy)

-Ground transportation to/from the airport and hotel and all scheduled activities

-Four (4) one-day passes to a local theme park

Program-themed amenity per person

-Two $350 Visa prepaid card

-Assistance from Visa event team support staff

The approximate retail value of the Pro Bowl package is $20,000. Airfare to/from Orlando, Florida is not included.

The Visa Prize also includes

-4 Microsoft Hololens

-Promotional support through Visa digital communication channels

Learn more at developer.visa.com


Each member of the winning team will receive:

-$100 Gift Card

-Oculus Rift + ASUS Oculus Ready G20CB-WS71 Desktop PC Bundle. This is a full bundle Oculus Rift virtual reality system. It includes the industry leading OR, full high-end Asus gaming system, VR sensors and remotes and an XBOX One wireless controller

-Everyday Backpack 30L - Kickstarter gear bag Backpack 30L. This is a fantastic gear bag backpack that is so awesome. It's currently a kickstarter program that will deliver in Dec. Perfect as a backpack or even better a great bag to carry your gaming gear or Oculus Rift setup. Also fantastic as a camera bag. Very clever design.


To celebrate Mastercard's 50th anniversary, $5000 Mastercard prepaid card (one per team member) to cover travel changes, your next electronics purchase, or an epic Vegas party.

Sunday, October 23

-One night accommodations at the Venetian (one room per team member)

-Transportation to the hotel

-Dinner at the Tender Steak & Seafood

-VIP Tickets to Blue Man Group including Q&A session

Monday, October 24

-Breakfast with Mastercard Chief Innovation Officer, Garry Lyons, at Morals at the Palazzo

-Priceless Helicopter tour of the Grand Canyon

-Return transportation to the airport or back to your hotel

Sponsored by MasterCard