Babylon Project 2.0
By World Blockchain Hackathon
29 October - 20 November, 2021
FAQ
Babylon Project Overview
Building on the success of the previous year,
Babylon Project 2.0 will be more exciting!
Here are some expectations:
  • Awesome perks for all attendees
  • Metaverse Experience
  • Native webapp for hackers
  • Virtual Hacker Worlds
  • Special prizes to participants
  • Airdrops and Bounties
  • Crowdfunding setup for top 20 teams
  • Development and panels on CBDC, NFT, DeFI, DAO, Payments, DAPPs and Bitcoin scripts.
The Babylon Anthem
Jo
2020 Hackathon Highlights
Last year, the Babylon Project v1 was very energetic. Here is the summary.
1,000+ participants
69 countries
400+ publications
Cash Prizes
30% Female participants


2 yoga classes
The Babylon Project
As the cradle of civilization, Babylon is a symbol of what people can achieve when there is unity and intent to build.

The Babylon Project is a series of virtual Blockchain hackathons with thousands of global participants & sponsors.
Values
We're creating an international community/ecosystem that empowers awesome builders by providing & democratizing access to knowledge, capital, and mentorship.

Educate, empower, and elevate the next generation of builders.
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To participate in the Babylon Project 2.0. make sure you have joined our Discord channel.
Babylon Project 2.0 Schedule
All times listed in PDT (GMT - 7)
24.10 11:59 PM
24.10 11:59 PM
Registration Deadline
22.10 - 28.10
22.10 - 28.10
Discord Onboarding & Teams Formation
29.10 09:00 AM
29.10 09:00 AM
Babylon Project 2.0 Starts
09:15 - 10:45AM
Opening Ceremonies & Metaverse Opening

10:40 - 11:30AM
Keynote Speech "Bitcoin Whitepaper" - Miko Matsumura , Gumi Crypto Capitals
30.10 07:50 AM
30.10 07:50 AM
Technical Workshops
8:00 - 10:30 AM
Technical Workshops

10:30 - 11:00 AM
Secret (Bonus) Workshop
31.10
31.10
Halloween
12:00 - 04:00 PM
Metaverse Halloween Party
01.11. - 05.11
01.11. - 05.11
Hacking Time & Support
06.11 7:50 AM
06.11 7:50 AM
Panels & Talks
8:00 - 10:15 AM
Panel Talks

10:15 - 11:00 AM
Break

11:00 - 01:15 PM
Panel Talks
07.11 8:50 AM
07.11 8:50 AM
Panels & Talks
9:00 - 12:45 PM
Panel Talks

12:45 - 02:00 PM
Metaverse Fun Community Events

02:00-03:00 PM
Yoga Session

08.11. - 12.11

08.11. - 12.11

Hacking Time & Support
13.11. 8:50 AM
13.11. 8:50 AM
VC's Weekend
9:00 - 12:00 PM
Panel Talks & Workshops

12:00 - 02:00 PM
Metaverse Networking Event
14.11. 8:50 AM
14.11. 8:50 AM
VC's Weekend
9:00 - 11:00 AM
KeyNote Workshops

11:00 - 12:00 PM
Yoga Session
15.11. - 19.11
15.11. - 19.11
Final Week of Hacking Time & Support
20.11 23:59 PST
20.11 23:59 PST
Projects Submission Deadline
27.11
27.11
Closing Ceremony
Babylon Project 2.0
Metaverse Experience
Ascended and Ozone Technologies bringing the new earth in the virtual now by enabling the best in decentralized ownership, regenerative economies powered by proprietart metaverse native technology .
Check it Out
Stream Recordings Day 1 & 2
If you've missed Opening Ceremony and Technical Workshops Day, head to Youtube to check them out!
Visit YouTube
Press about us
Judges, Mentors & Speakers in 2021
Founder
Founder @DiBA
Founder @World Blockchain Hackathon
Investment Banking Associate - Global Technology
@Morgan Stanley
Speaker
Judge
Speaker
General Partner @Gumi Cryptos Capital
Speaker
Managing Partner @Sustany Capital, Guest Lecturer @Harvard University
Judge
Speaker
President & Founder
@Blockchain Acceleration Foundation (BAF)
Crypto Influencer
Speaker
Judge
Judge
Host & Founder
@Women in Blockchain Talks
Judge
Speaker
Founder & CEO @Crypto Curry Club,
Author Crypto Wars @Kogan Page
Speaker
Judge
Speaker
Co-Founder @Blockchain by Women, CEO @BlockchainIntel
Head of Partnerships @Blockchain Founders Fund
Speaker
Judge
Speaker
Judge
Blockchain Lead @Vodafone Business
Judge
Speaker
Founding Partner @Waterdrip Capital
Judge
Speaker
Senior Software Engineering manager @Ozone Universe
Speaker
Judge
Founder & CEO
@Ascended
Judge
Speaker
CTO @Lingu AS, Activator @SheEO, Leadership Fellow @Women Who Code
Judge
Mentor
CoFounder & COO @World Blockchain Hackathon
Judge
CoFounder
CEO and Managing Director at @WEVE
Co-Founder & Council Member @MANTRA DAO,
Co-Founder @SOMA.finance

Speaker
Mentor
Speaker
Judge
Co- Founder & Executive Chairman @QUBIC Labs,
Quincy City Councilor
Judge
Mentor
Founder
@Supernova Data
Industry Associate @UCL
Judge
Speaker
Founder & Interviewer @Women in Crypto
Speaker
Judge
Founder & CEO
@CryptoChicks, Co-Founder & CEO @Metis
Judge
Speaker
Managing Director @Flat6Labs
Speaker
Judge
Practice Director @Piabo PR
Mentor
Speaker
Community Engineer @Protocol Labs
Developer Relations @Protocol Labs
Speaker
Judge
Speaker
Judge
Developer Advocate @Protocol Labs
Judge
Speaker
Developer Relations Engineer
@NEAR Protocol
Speaker
Judge
Head of Business Development
@NEAR Protocol
Jonah Keri
Chief Marketing Officer & Business Development Manager @ Metis.io
Speaker
Judge
Speaker
Judge
Technology Evangelist
@ Metis
Judge
Speaker
Head Of Disruptive Technologies
@ Meta Bytes
Judge
Speaker
Developer Experience @ Alchemy

Speaker
Judge
Co-Founder & CEO
@GDA Capital
Judge
Speaker
Leadership Fellow @ Women Who Code Blockchain
Judge
Speaker
Board Adviser @European Commission,
@U.S. Blockchain Association

Speaker
Judge
CEO
@ Blockchain Council

Speaker
Judge
Head of Labs @Momentum 6
Judge
Speaker
Lead Scientist
@Overweb, Founder
@Wiase Reasearch Institute
Judge
Speaker
Host
@ Smart People Sh*t

Speaker
Judge
Media Partners
Sponsors
Metaverse
Recruitment Partner


Academic Partners
FAQ
What is Babylon Project?
Babylon Project by World Blockchain Hackathon is one of the largest virtual global hackathons for blockchain protocol enthusiasts, designers and developers.

A hackathon initiative is committed to democratizing access to global innovation and adoption of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies. The broadest vision of the World Blockchain Hackathon is a future ecosystem in which blockchain innovations become the standard backbone for impenetrably secure, fast-moving, intelligent global technologies of all kinds.

Is it virtual?
YES.
It is a 1 month virtual event and all you need to participate is:
  • Computer & internet connection
  • Coffee
  • You
Will I get the Certificate of Participation?
YES. All final participants will be issued certificate of participation.
How does judging work?
Details of the judging will be announced in Discord. Top rated teams will have the opportunity to present/demo their project in front of all participants . Finalists will pitch at our closing ceremony in an international conference, which will also be viewable globally via live stream.
Prize
Info coming soon!
What is Discord?
Discord is our official communication channel during and after the hackathon. It is a community platform.

Discord is built to allow you and other members to message each other.
When do I get access to Discord
October 22nd.
All registered participants will get private invitation to join The Babylon Project's Discord.

7 days before the hackathon is enough time to acquaint oneself with the community and materials and form teams and get ready for 1 month of magic.
Individual or Team Approach
The maximum participants in a team is 6.

Participants are encouraged to form teams. However, even a single engineer can compete for prizes during the hackathon.
Can I participate if I am not a developer?
YES.

Building a company requires several skills. All tech professionals are welcome to apply, such as UX/UI designers, entrepreneurs, BizDev, etc.
Do I have to speak English to participate in the Hackathon?
English is the official language of the hackathon. Make sure to have an english speaker in your team as all instructions and presentations will be in the English Language.
Who owns the IP?
The Intellectual Property belongs to the team unless a sponsoring organization has the option to provide tasks with exclusive IP rights. In such cases, all participants will be notified in advance.
Agenda & Hackathon Program
Agenda updates will be available on the website and on the Discord Channel.
Can I participate with a pre - existing project?
Yes. Pre-existing projects are allowed to participate. However, you will have to build a new feature for an existing project that is unique and standalone. Judges will make the final decision on whether a project will qualify for prize consideration.
Get more info!
We will be in touch shortly.