The hackathon on the top of the mountains!

Work on great ideas while enjoying the natural beauty of South Tyrol.

You will create in teamwork a web, mobile or desktop application during a 36 hours non-stop hacking marathon.

Exciting challenges are waiting for you!






  • Day 1 Friday
  • 11 - 13 Registration participants
  • 13.45 Open ceremony
  • 14.00 Key note speech verticalLIFE
  • 14:30 Pitch of platin sponsors Würth Phoenix, Technoalpin, Raiffeisen and main challenge
  • 17.30 Dinner
  • 18.00 Team matching session
  • 00.00 Midnight snack
  • Day 2 Saturday
  • 07.00 Breakfast
  • 9.30 Trekking tour with local guide
  • 13.30 IDM talk – Open Data Hub South Tyrol
  • 12-13 Lunch break
  • 14.00 Workshop ASF
  • 18.00 Dinner
  • 00.00 Midnight snack
  • Day 3 Sunday
  • 07.00 Breakfast
  • 08.30 Project submission deadline
  • 9-11 Pitch your project
  • 11-12 Lunch break
  • 12-13 Pitch your project
  • 13.30 Closing ceremony
  • 15.00 Networking & goodbye (last lift to Bruneck is at 17:00)


  • MAIN CHALLENGE: Sustainability – Nature meets IT

    MAIN CHALLENGE: Sustainability – Nature meets IT

    Offered by IDM Südtirol - Alto Adige and Stiftung Südtiroler Sparkasse

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    You and your team will have the opportunity to meet with experts of blockbuster companies in San Francisco.


    Nowadays sustainability is an important topic worldwide. Lets come up with sustainable ideas and prototypes suitable for South Tyrol.

    Show criteria Now available

    People in South Tyrol are persons which like and valuate the nature and their surroundings. They spend a lot of their work-time or free-time outside e.g. hiking, climbing, biking, skiing, working on fields or plantages, etc..

    Create an application (mobile, desktop or web) which helps these people in South Tyrol to support their work or solve a daily life problem. The project should connect nature with IT in a sustainable and innovative manner.

    You can use every API/ SDK publicly available, and all APIs provided by sponsors on this event. At the hackathon the Open Data Hub Südtirol – Alto Adige is presented. Using this API provides additional points to the evaluation of the main challenge. You are not allowed to use any internal SDK/ API with hidden features not publicly published.


Partners & Sponsors

Meet the partners that make HackTheAlps possibile

  • HackTheAlps
  • IDM Südtirol - Alto Adige
  • Stiftung Südtiroler Sparkasse

Platin sponsors

  • TechnoAlpin
  • Raffeisen
  • Würth Phoenix

Gold sponsors

  • COBI
  • e.mundo
  • Fuxware
  • GKN Driveline

Silver sponsor

  • SiMedia

Bronze sponsors

  • Hofer Solutions
  • siwidata