Global hackathon by NEO×QRC in Tokyo

NEO blockchain and technology platform QRC are holding NEO×QRC Global hackathon event taking place on April 13-15 in Tokyo to address the growth and incubation of new blockchain projects
05 April 2018   135

NEO blockchain project with regulation and technology platform QRC will host a global hackathon event in Tokyo on April 13 through 15 at Handshake Lounge of G.Itoya venue. This is an open invitation for teams and individuals to create dApps on the NEO blockchain with prizes awarded in NEO token. The focus of the event is the growth and incubation of new blockchain projects.

NEO and QRC are going to provide technical guidance throughout the hackathon as participants will be busy designing a blockchain project on the NEO platform. As the projects get finished, the teams will give a commercial demonstration of their finished product. Apart from NEO token awards the best teams will be granted with an incubation support offered by QRC.

The dApps categories include: regtech certification for examination and tracking, Internet of Things for remote controls or statistics, financial implementation for taxation, reports, and verifications, or an original project of the team’s design.

There are no signup fees and the highest skill team will get introduced to markets around the world via the network of QRC business partners. At the moment of publication the market parameters for NEO are as follows

Average price: $46.29

Market cap: $3,008,765,500

Average price: $66,880,300

Lisbon is hosting a meetup and a workshop by NEO

The second stop of NEO Europe tour is set at Lisbon on April 17 that will comprise a meetup session and a workshop opportunity
10 April 2018   171

Following its APAC tour, NEO launches its Europe tour spanning the whole April. It starts off in Amsterdam, and then it stops in Lisbon. Portuguese blockchain and cryptocurrencies association APBC will support the meetup on April 17. The agenda is as follows:

  • 18:30-18:50  NEO
  • 18:50-19:10  Phantasma
  • 19:10-19:30  nOS
  • 19:30-19:50  Alchemint
  • 19:50-20:10  Moonlight
  • 20:10-20:30  TBD

Prior to the meetup itself, NEO will hold a workshop session on the same day. A hands-on developer workshop will be hosted by City of Zion's Sergio Flores. The workshop is titled as "Learn how to work with smart contracts on NEO blockchain". The workshop is intended for developers only and a guided coding session will be conducted.

At the moment of publication, NEO market characteristics are as follows

Average price: $50.94

Market cap: $3,310,892,000

Volume (24H): $105,497,000