Summer Lido Hacakthon is a 24 hour events that brings together creatives and developers to conceive new ideas and projects. The event is realized by IDM and in particular by the Ecosystem Film & Creative Industries together with the Ecosystem ICT & Automation. Summer Lido Hackathon 2018 is supported by the project DAVINCI, funded by ERDF (European Regional Development Fund) program.


2 days, 24 hours, different topics to work on, one jury and amazing prizes. Inventors and creative people: developers, designers, data experts, entrepreneurs and enthusiasts. We welcome different ideas, backgrounds and competences. We always have in mind Open Data and Open Source projects, as we want to promote an open and innovative culture. Presentations and code will be published on a public git repository as Open Source prototype.

  • Register to participate

    To participate you must register! You can also sign up with a last minute registration.

  • Play solo or team up

    Participants can present their project as an individual as well as a team.

  • Build and present your working prototype

    We usually like to see innovative projects that could improve people's lives.

  • Let the jury decide and possibly win!

    The jury, composed of open data and technology experts, will choose the winner for every single prize.

  • What should I bring?

    Your laptop and creativity! 

    There's a camping on the rooftop. You may take a power nap there: bring your tent and your sleeping bag!

  • Will there be food?

    Yes! We will provide breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks for free.

  • Is the event free of charge?

    Yes, the Summer Lido Hackathon is free of charge.

  • I will play solo. Can I partecipate?

    Of course! We accept teams from 1 person up to 4 people.

  • what language should i speak?

    All the official parts of the event are in English. You'll have to understand and speak basic business English.

  • how teams will be created?

    Some participants come already as a team but teams can also be formed during the event!

  • do i have the skills to participate?

     Yes! If you are an inventor, creative person, developer, designer, data expert, entrepreneur or enthusiast...

  • do i have to bring an idea?

    You can, of course, come with lots of ideas... but you'll than have to consider the hidden criterias of the prizes!

What should you expect?

Take a look at our last edition!


  • Day 1 Friday 3rd
  • 10.00 Opening & partecipants pitches
  • 12.00 Lunch
  • 14.00 Time starts
  • 14.05 Prize criteria presentation by sponsor
  • 17.00 First presentation round
  • 18.00 Sunset drinks with DJ at the Kiosk
  • 19.00 Fuckup Night - Stories About Failure (Only participants and registered guests allowed!)
  • 20.00 Dinner
  • nighttime Nighttime hacking & swimming - Power napping on the rooftop camping (bring your tent and your sleeping bag!)
  • Day 2 Saturday 4th
  • 07.00 Breakfast
  • 10.00 Second presentation round
  • 12.30 Lunch
  • 14.00 Time ends
  • 14.05 Project presentation time
  • 15.30 Jury retires to vote
  • 16.00 Winner proclamation


  • Amazon Gift Card

    Amazon Gift Card

    Offered by Wunderfarm

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    You and your team will receive a 500,00 € voucher on Amazon.it

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Partners & Sponsors

Meet the partners that make hackathons possibile.

  • IDM Südtirol - Alto Adige
  • Stiftung Südtiroler Sparkasse
  • Davinci
  • Startbase Meran

We are proud to be sponsored by these amazing companies.

  • Systems GmbH
  • Wunderfarm

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Find info here!

In friendship with

  • Limitis
  • Telmekom




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