Jaguar Land Rover Developer Challenge Slovakia 2017
Building on the great success of the Jaguar Land Rover Developer Challenge on 'Connected Car' technology held in the UK last year, the team is taking the Innovation Forum to Slovakia.

More details about the main event

Venue Location

Hardware, Technical Support and I.T.

  • Please bring any hardware that you believe you will need to create a winning entry. If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.
  • Jaguar Land Rover will provide full documentation for the API. This will be presented to you and provided for review on the Friday evening.
  • The Company will create a network at Agrokomplex "Hall F" for sole use during the Developer Challenge.
  • Jaguar Land Rover will have a number of their technical staff on hand to assist project teams - those assisted will be pointed out to you before the event begins.

What else do I need to know?

  • Jaguar Land Rover would recommend forming teams of between three - six different experts.
  • On Friday there will be the opportunity to pitch any initial concepts and ideas.
  • You are free to develop a proof of concept (app, webservice, website, storyboard etc.). On Sunday you will be expected to present to the judging panel, along with a demonstration and short Q&A.
  • Your concept needs to be technically feasible, with a sensible basic business case to go with it.
  • You can also use any open-source, publicly available API/code/other. If possible, please obtain any API keys in advance of the event.
  • Feel free to use any publicly available hardware - Smartphones, Wearables etc.

Practicalities

  • Sleeping
    • A sleeping space will be available for all participants
    • Please bring your own bedding / sleeping bag / pillow / roll mat
  • Sustenance
    • The event will be fully catered throughout, with:
    • Friday - Evening drinks and dinner
    • Saturday - Breakfast, lunch and dinner
    • Snacks and drinks refreshments will be available 24/7