Hardcore entrepreneur hackathon

We believe that if life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade... 

– Build an app that is succesful even in a world pandemic–

We are searching for future young entrepreneurs that have ideas that are going to last in any environment, no matter the crisis. Are you up for it?

Who can join the hackaton?

If you are a student from Romania aged between 10-19 years old then this is for you

This hackaton is organised for kids and teens that feel like they have what it takes to be a successful tech entrepreneur. 

What’s the timeline?

We will help you each step of the way…


22nd of March – 11th of April 4:00 pm

Sign up for the hackaton


1st-11th of April

Learn from our trainers


12th – 16th of April 

Get your team a mentor 


17th of April – 16th of May

Building and sending the app and the business plan


17th – 21st of May

The judges will decide the winners based on your amazing pitch


22nd of May

The ending festivity and the announcement of all the winners.

Join us! It will be an amazing journey

Sign up today!

They decide who wins the hackaton

We selected an amazing cast of people who will test the feasibility of your apps and business savyness

Cristian Dragomirescu, Phd

Dean of Faculty of Engineering in Foreign Languages, UPB

Full professor at FILS at the German stream, with expertise in mechanical engineering and Director of the Center for Technology and Management Transfer from UPB

George Dragoi, Phd

Head of Department of Engineering in Foreign Languages, UPB

Full professor at FILS, with an extensive experience in teaching and project management both in Romania and France

Associate prof. Maria-Iuliana Dascalu, PhD

Vice-dean of Faculty of Engineering in Foreign Languages, UPB

Passionate about e-learning research, web development and how technology can be used to improve the quality of life

Iulia Stănică

Teaching assistant at FILS, researcher and PhD student

Passionate about photography, computer graphics, VR and gaming, always trying to include them in her work.

Robert Brezoaie

Founder and CEO at Punctul IT

Passionate about all things that combine technology, creativity and education. 

Daniel Flamaropol

CTO/Managing Partner at Deadlime Games

Builds games. Plays games. Talks about games. Also teaches Game Dev.

Laura Trifan, Phd.

Lecturer at FILS

Engineer with extensive experience as a project manager in the economic field for the development of entrepreneurial skills.

Cristian Mustata, PhD

Associate professor at FILS

Passionate about the development of human potential as a sustainable and harmonious way of life, he believes in combining strategic games with managerial education.

Diana Scurtu

Student at FILS, Computers and Information Technology in French

Member of the University Senate, the Club of Robotics from FILS and volunteer in the UPB Social Media Office.

Andrei Vasilateanu, PhD

Associate professor and researcher at FILS

Fan of the Java language and passionate about new technologies and their application in innovative projects

Alexandru Hang

Student at FILS, Application Consultant at Oracle

Passionate about software & game development, Android and RPA, wanting to bring closer new technologies to people’s life

Andrei Dicher

Business Development Consultant at Oracle

Graduate of the Engineering and Management specialization in German and Public Speaking trainer

Who is organising this event? 

We are really happy we could form a team of proffesional people who can show you the ins and outs of entrepreneurship and technology

Universitatea Politehnica din București

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Facultatea de Inginerie în Limbi Străine

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Cluburile de programare Punctul IT

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Join us! It will only take a minute

We would love to see your project start and draw its first breath with the help of our contest