HACKATON INITIATIVE REGULATION

1. Duration and Timeline

  • Launch of the Call: 7/03/2019
  • Call Closure: 10/05/2019
  • Finalist teams announcement: by May 21, 2019
  • Hackathon: 21 June (At the Palacongressi Di Rimini)

2. Promoter subject

The promoter of the initiative is - Via dell'Artigianato 9/a 25018 Montichiari (BS) - Italy - VAT Number: IT 02355260981 (hereinafter, the "Promotore" or "Albe Tech Srl"), with the support of - Search On Media Group S.r.l., Registered Office and Operative Office: Via dei Mille, 3 - 40121 Bologna, VAT Number 02418200800

For each reference contact Search On Media Group, Tel: 051 09 51 294 Email: info@searchon.it, which organizes the Web Marketing Festival.


3. Objective of the initiative

The initiative is carried out by Search On Media Group and Able Tech Srl and is dedicated to innovative projects and studies. Specifically, the call is aimed at the development / implementation of the following projects:

  • A) Artificial Intelligence: MACHINE LEARNING MADE SIMPLE
    Use or implementation of a tool that easily allows, based on the Tensorflow or equivalent platform, the generation of machine learning models for the analysis of textual databases (documents, mails, etc.) and allows their clustering and / or the rating
  • B) Blockchain: GIVE LEGAL VALUE TO TRANSACTIONS AND ELECTRONIC CONTRACTS
    Definition and creation of a distributed register architecture aimed at managing the validation of activities and replacing the time stamp. Its applicability in Business Process Management contexts.

4. Addressees of the initiative

The initiative is aimed at both individuals and teams of up to 5 people, "Participant" or "Participants".


5. Area and territorial extension

Italian territory, Republic of San Marino, Vatican City, Europe and the United States.


6. Conditions for participation and operational mechanics

To participate in the initiative it is necessary to fill in the appropriate form specifying the following information:

  • General info of the individual / name of the team, of the components and of the contact person;
  • Contact address and telephone number of the individual or all team members;
  • CV of the individual or of all team members;
  • Brief description of the team (in case of a team application);
  • Subscription of this document by perception.

7. Methods and operation

7.1 Methods

Following the evaluation of the applications, the finalists who will participate in the initiative will be announced by May 21st 2019.
The incomplete teams will be integrated at the unquestionable judgment of the organization.
The Hackathon will take place on 21 June 2019 during the Web Marketing Festival.
Among the finalists will be chosen, by a competent jury, the 2 winning teams by reference area.
The announcement of the winning projects will take place during the Web Marketing Festival.

7.2 Structure and operation

Once the form has been completed, users will receive an email, with additional material, more in-depth references and links to the various AI datasets and some additional information for the blockchain thematic.
Selected finalists will receive the definitive dataset that will be used during the hackathon.
Furthermore, during the hackathon for the AI ​​theme, the finalists will receive the challenge on which they will be evaluated (i.e. thematic clustering, research, etc.).


8. Evaluation parameters of the jury

The final judgment of the jury and the choice of the finalist are unquestionable.
The jury, in the evaluation of the projects, will adopt the following parameters:

  • A) Artificial Intelligence: MACHINE LEARNING MADE SIMPLE
    1) Application flexibility (degree of heterogeneity dataset) - weight 0.3
    2) Usability of the tool (Simplicity selection parameters tool) - weight 0.2
    3) Model accuracy generated - 0.4
    4) Presentation Quality - 0.1
  • B) Blockchain: GIVE LEGAL VALUE TO TRANSACTIONS AND ELECTRONIC CONTRACTS
    1) proposed features - weight 0.4
    2) ssimplicity of integration - weight 0.3 - peso 0.3
    3) Opensource - weight 0.2
    4) Presentation quality - weight 0.1

9. Awards

9.1 Artificial Intelligence: MACHINE LEARNING MADE SIMPLE

The Participant, chosen as the winner for this initiative, will receive a prize worth € 5,000.00, inclusive of any tax burden. This prize will be paid by Able Tech Srl.
The awarding of the prize represents the recognition of merit or, in any case, a title of encouragement in the interest of the community and therefore falls within the discipline referred to in art. 67, c.1, letter d) of the T.U.I.R.

9.2 Blockchain: GIVE LEGAL VALUE TO TRANSACTIONS AND ELECTRONIC CONTRACTS

The Participant, chosen as the winner for this initiative, will receive a prize of € 2,500.00, inclusive of any tax burden. This prize will be paid by Able Tech Srl.
The awarding of the prize represents the recognition of merit or, in any case, a title of encouragement in the interest of the community and therefore falls within the discipline referred to in art. 67, c.1, letter d) of the T.U.I.R.


ABLE TECH also reserves the possibility to evaluate the creation / financing of a startup for the distribution of technology at an international level.
For each prize a 25% withholding tax will be issued by Able Tech SRL.
(€ 4,000 net AI bonus - € 2,000 Blockchain net premium).


10. Contacts

Search On Media Group and Able Tech Srl reserve the right to make contact with the winners, by means of the addresses in their possession.
In case of non-acceptance of the prize won, this will not be reassigned.


11. Exclusion from the discipline referred to in Presidential Decree 430/01

In accordance with article 6 of the d.p.r. 430/01 "Regulations concerning the organic revision of the rules governing competitions and prize operations, as well as of local events in accordance with Article 19, paragraph 4, of Law December 27, 1997, No. 449" the present initiative does not it is considered a competition and / or prize operation as it is called for the presentation of projects or studies in commercial or industrial, in which the awarding of the award to the author represents the recognition of personal merit or in any case a title of encouragement in the interest of the community.


12. Responsibility

No responsibility can be attributed to Search On Media Group and Able Tech Srl for the conduct of the initiative and / or the awarding of prizes.
In any case, the participant undertakes to keep Search On Media Group and Able Tech Srl free and indemnified against any and all prejudicial consequences, costs, damages - including sanctions by the competent authorities - that may derive or may against the same being claimed as a result of its actions or violation of the Rules. For the purpose of participating in the initiative, it is not necessary to proceed with any purchase and / or sale of products marketed by the Promoter and / or related to the Web Marketing Festival.
Participation in the initiative is free.


13. Protection of privacy and processing of personal data

General Data Protection Regulation 679/2016, the data provided by the participants to the present initiative will be processed in accordance with the provisions of the law, as well as the contents of the informative present at the link,which participants must view before sending their data.


14. Intellectual Property

Participants declare to hold all intellectual and industrial property rights related to the projects presented by them.
In relation to the project presented at the time of the presentation, the participants agree to share with ABLE Tech SRL the technical and commercial development of the product / service in accordance with the Creative Commons that the participants declare to know and undertake not to activate actions for exploitation economic (or commercial) with other operators for a period of two years unless prior written agreement between the parties.


15. Exclusion

Participants who use fraudulent, illicit or aimed at altering the smooth running of the initiative or who violate this regulation will be excluded from participation.


16. Guarantees and indemnities

Participants guarantee:

  • to have the requisites foreseen by the regulation;
  • that the submitted project and / or the contents submitted are in compliance with the regulation;
  • that the submitted project and / or the contents do not contain material in violation of rights, third parties.

The Participants undertake to hold Search On Media and Able Tech Srl harmless from and against any complaints, actions or requests, including, but not limited to, legal fees, penalties or obligations for the payment of sums of money deriving from the failure respect of this regulation.


17. Applicable standards

The initiative and this regulation are governed by Italian law.


18. Competent Court

For any controversy that should arise in relation to these Regulations, competent will be only the Court of Milan.

Place Bologna, date 20/02/2018

They are specifically approved, also pursuant to art. 1341 and 1342 the following clauses:

  • 16. Guarantees and guarantees
  • 18. Jurisdiction