Applicants invited from techies for 'Lynk Hacks'

By NT Bureau Published on Sep 05, 2017 04:36 PM IST

Chennai: Chennai-based logistics tech startup Lynk and Ramco Systems are organising ‘Lynk Hacks’, a two-day hackathon at Adyar from 16 September.

The hackathon is around the use of computer vision in logistics, and is aimed at automating authentication and KYC processes which is integral to the day-to-day operations in the industry, a press release said.

The hackathon will witness keynote presentations by industry experts and networking sessions to engage the hackers.

The registrations for the hackathon is on from 4 September, where the participation is free and is open to all. Final codes will be showcased to the panelists, who will pick the best three teams.

The entries will be judged on parameters such as originality, accuracy in solving the challenge and minimal margin of error. The winner, runner-up and the second runner-up will get cash prizes worth Rs 50,000, Rs 30,000 and Rs 20,000 respectively, the release said.

One can register and get more details on the following link: http://www.lynk.co.in/hackathon/