Genesis Hack - The Blockchain Hackathon

4468 Registered Allowed team size: 1 - 4
starts on:
Nov 29, 2018 12:00 AM IST
ends on:
Jul 14, 2019 11:55 PM IST


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The blockchain industry needs more developers and Genesis Hack is focused on bridging this gap; we're providing a space for building creative blockchain solutions for real world problems. After capturing India’s imagination with the International Blockchain Congress, we are back to solve blockchain’s biggest problem - a lack of developers.

From the creators of the International Blockchain Congress, comes the world’s biggest blockchain hackathon - Genesis Hack.

Over the course of the next 6 months, thousands of developers from around the world will showcase their skill and expertise in blockchain, and fight it out for the biggest prize money totaling INR 1.57 crore (or) USD 229,274*.

*At conversion rate: USD 1 = INR 68.48

The hackathon timeline is as follows, Hackathon timeline



Be it speed and scale solutions to existing base chains or building your own protocol from scratch, this track is for those interested in solving problems at the very core of our industry. Think you can create the next Ethereum in the next 6 months? Show us!


Since the inception of blockchain and cryptocurrencies, over 10 billion dollars in crypto assets have been stolen. The industry needs innovative minds to make blockchain and crypto applications more secure. Is it you? Help make blockchain safer!


Want to help take blockchain to the masses? Build compelling Apps which can benefit from decentralisation and can potentially scale to millions of users! From the next Steem to Crypto Kitties - you have 6 months and an open slate to take home the big prize!

Prizes USD 229,274 in prizes

Main Prizes
1st Prize (3)
USD 43,808

INR 30,00,000
For each track.
Taxes as applicable.

2nd Prize (3)
USD 21,904

INR 15,00,000
For each track.
Taxes as applicable.

3rd Prize (3)
USD 10,952

INR 7,50,000
For each track.
Taxes as applicable.

starts on:
Nov 28, 2018 12:30 PM CDT
closes on:
Jul 14, 2019 01:25 PM CDT

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