AT&T, MCMC to organise hackaton for IoT apps

Tuesday 27 June 2017 | 06:14 CET | News

Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) and AT&T will host the fifth Malaysia Developers’ Day in Cyberjaya, Malaysia. The event will this year invite participants to create IoT apps, with an emphasis on data analytics. It will take place at the MCMC headquarters on 11-12 August.

Students and other future developers looking to build new skills can attend a Coding 101 workshop on 10 August.

Participants will be able to access tools from AT&T and MCMC that are needed to create new apps. One resource is the AT&T M2X IoT development platform. Technology experts and mentors will also be at the event to lend their support. Winners will share cash prizes worth USD 15,000 and Nanodegree scholarships worth USD 10,000 from AT&T and Udacity.

Inmagine Group will provide contestants with free access to imagery to develop the app. It will also provide mentorship and potential internship opportunities to the winning teams.

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