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LiveH2H announces global “Collaboration Hackathon” developer event
Santa Clara, Calif. – December 12, 2016 – LiveH2H, an iTutorGroup company and online platform facilitating human-to-human interaction through videoconferencing for communication, engagement, collaboration and education, today announced its first ever global hackathon event, Collaboration Hackathon by LiveH2H.
The Collaboration Hackathon by LiveH2H (#HackLiveH2H) will bring together developers, designers and IT professionals over an intense 24-hour period to build and pitch solutions leveraging the LiveH2H communication platform. LiveH2H’s API and SDK functionality can be embedded into any existing enterprise system, as well as entirely new ones, to provide a customizable meeting room experience within a company’s platform. Teams will present their ideas to a panel of judges made up of entrepreneurs, investors and advisors from Silicon Valley.
In partnership with Alibaba Cloud, Netsuite, and Global Tech Ventures, LiveH2H is offering this hackathon for solutions focusing on three primary categories: education, enterprise, and social media.
“LiveH2H offers an elevated online communication experience for all individuals, regardless of industry, to seek advice, share expertise and communicate effectively and efficiently across the globe,” said Shayan Mashatian, Head of Platform Business, LiveH2H. “We are excited to host our first hackathon and bring together a community of developers, near and far, to build and catalyze new and innovative services around our platform.”
Who: Developers, IT professionals, students and anyone seeking to reimagine integration of videoconferencing technology within applications in social media, education and enterprise segments are encouraged to register for the free event here. Space is limited, and the first 100 registrants will receive free LiveH2H Google cardboard headset.
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The hackathon will also be open to participation from remote participants across the globe using the LiveH2H Meet platform, which can be accessed and viewed on nearly any smartphone, tablet or PC.
When: Friday, Jan. 27, 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. PT
Saturday, Jan. 28, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. PT
How: APIs and SDKs available at developer.liveh2h.com.
Winners will be selected based on proven effectiveness of their solution to further
communication, engagement, collaboration or education using LiveH2H API/SDKs.
In addition to industry recognition and global exposure among an influential network, a grand prize and three category prizes, totaling more than $10,000, will be awarded to the teams that present a concept or demo that best utilizes the LiveH2H platform. Prizes also include Alibaba cloud computing credits and other support services.
For more information about the two-day hackathon event, please visit the Collaboration Hackathon by LiveH2H event page.
LiveH2H, an iTutorGroup company, is a free communication platform with premium live support dedicated to facilitating communication, engagement, collaboration and education across the globe. With available API and SDK, it can be embedded into any website or online solution to create customized template-driven meetings. LiveH2H enables users to go beyond traditional video conferencing through enabling live human-to-human interaction using cutting-edge innovation in online communication. www.liveh2h.com
Lora Wilson or Priya Dua
Global Results Communications for LiveH2H
+1 949 608 0276