You're invited to join top developers, designers, product leaders, and industry experts on August 19th for a day of building and challenging the status quo at the Capital One Café in Union Station LoDo.
As a hand-picked participant in this invite and referral-only event, you will gain insider experience working with devs, industry and API experts from Capital One DevExchange and Amazon Alexa. You and your team will work to lower the barriers faced by consumers in the financial and related markets as you:
Enable a whole-new customer-center platform experience.
Utilize your skills to exceed at a high threshold.
Gain firsthand insights with a suite of well-built targeted APIs in the booming Fintech industry.
Engage with Fintech industry leaders and Capital One DevExchange's API experts across diverse disciplines.
Build new or enhance existing applications with powerful new APIs.
Reinvent the future at the Capital One DevExchange Hackathon. Pull a team together or apply solo and we'll place you on a team once approved. Request your invitation today!
Get a first look at an exciting new API that makes it easy to connect to the Capital One banking platformLearn More
Access information on the miles, points or cash rewards your customers have earned with their Capital One accounts.Learn More
Returns a personalized list of Capital One credit card offers in under 60 seconds based on just a few pieces of personal information.Learn More
Online identity fraud continues to grow across every channel and touchpoint of the end-to-end customer engagement cycle. At Capital One, we understand that access to trusted identity information is not only critical to managing our business across the customer lifecycle – itʼs critical to digital commerce and the economy at large. That’s why weʼre excited to partner with select businesses to test a new line of Digital Identity Products that balance a simple, elegant user experience with advanced identity capabilities.
As a special feature of this Hackathon, the Amazon Alexa team will be on site to teach teams how to create Alexa Skills for their apps. The Alexa Skills Kit is a collection of self-service APIs, tools, documentation and code samples that make it fast and easy for teams to add skills to Alexa.
A prize will be awarded to the team with the best Alexa UX.
More information on building Skills for Alexa available here: https://developer.amazon.com/alexa
Each participant will receive a generous SWAG kit from Capital One DevExchange for participating. We're also creating rewards for finishing at the top of each API and judging category as well as recognizing overall top finishers. It's an opportunity to show what you're capable of and gain recognition for yoursel and your team as fintech developers.
It takes all of us to build great software - developers, designers, product managers and business strategists. We all work together to deliver solutions that users love and tell all their friends about.
Hackathon teams are no different. Everybody plays an important part in the overall application – so join in the fun, even if you don’t code! If you don’t have a team, we’ll find you one where your skills are needed and you can let your freak flag fly.
4:00PM – Registration
4:30PM – Welcome, Environment Setup, Training on APIs, Training on Alexa
6:00 – 7:00PM – Team Adjustments, Social Hour
8:00AM – Check-in, Breakfast
8:30AM – Welcome, rules and introductions
8:30AM – 6PM – Coding
Noon – Working Lunch
6:00PM – Code Stop, Reception and Pitch Setup
6:30PM – Pitches and Judging
7:00PM – Awards
7:30 – 8:00PM – Pictures, Social Hour
Here at Capital One®, we believe banking should fit your everyday life—not the other way around. That’s why we opened a cool new space for you in Denver: the Capital One Café in Union Station LoDo. It’s an inviting, comfortable place to get some banking done, enjoy tasty Peet’s® beverages and local snacks—or just hang out with some on-the-house Wi-Fi.
We welcome programmers, developers, product managers, designers, and entrepreneurs of all levels at the Capital One DevExchange Hackathon. In fact, the Hackathon is a great way to expand and improve your skills. A team with varied skill sets can collaborate to generate new ideas and solve problems.
First of all, it’s fun! The event brings together talented people as well as experts from Capital One DevExchange and Amazon Alexa, and it offers an opportunity to learn a ton of new and exciting skills - all in one day. Of course, there will also be lots of food,
The Hackathon will task participants to work with a team of fellow developers, designers, and product managers to build new apps using the Capital One DevExchange suite of APIs. In addition to CapitalOne DevExchange APIs, the Amazon Alexa team will be on hand to help teams integrate Alexa Skills into their apps. With resources to learn how to build Alexa Skills into new