The Siam Innovation District (SID): Tech Talent, nurtures talents and develops innovations that transforming how Thais live learn and play, recognizes the importance of Such a problem. It has opened a project to improve the knowledge to the people who are interested in solving the problem to use it to solve problems with their own work. But to be knowledgeable throughout the training period. The SID Tech Talent project has come up with the concept of SID Academe Hackathon so that the trainees can apply the knowledge to solve the problem of data management. Including the presentation of new ideas. To create their own business

SID Academy Hackathon is an activity that includes developers, data scientists, Engineers, Audit, and others. associated In presenting the way to manage the information as well as to present a new type of Startup business that can be applied to real business and business operations. Using Machine Learning principles as well as AI who have learned from the training. The SID Academe Hackathon will be held on October 25-27, 2016.

We’ve got real challenges for you to hack, bottomless drinks and buffet line and mentor to keep your wheels spinning. Bring yourself, your team and the best ideas. Find us at #sidacademehackathon on Facebook: or

1. Dr.Warodom Khamphanchai - SID Techtalent Instructor, Bangkok AI Ambassador
2. Sorawit Saengkyongam - SID Techtalent Instructor, Agoda

Tickets & Registration:

Tickets for Mentors or Interested guesses. Apply now!!! Click here:


Friday, Oct. 27

5:00 pm - Participant Registration

6:00 pm - Opening Ceremony:

  • Greeting & Introduction
  • Rules & Regulations
  • Challenges detail description
  • Group Photo

7:00 pm - Team Formation & Networking

7:30 pm - Hacking Starts!!!

10:00 pm - Venue Closed

*** Participants can continue kacking overnight on M2 floor (optional)

Saturday, Oct. 28

7:00 am - Hacking Continues!!!

9:30 am - Snack & Drinks

12:00 pm - Lunch

3:00 pm - Snack & Drinks

6:00 pm - Dinner

9:00 pm - Light meal

10:00 pm - Venue Closed

*** Participants can continue hacking overnight on M2 floor (optional)

Sunday, Oct. 29

7:00 am - Hacking Continues!!!

12:00 pm - Hacking End!!! & Lunch

1:00 pm - 1st round Team Pitching (5 mins/team)

3:20 pm - Break

3:45 pm - 5 Finalists Announcement & Final Pitching (2 mins/team), Q&A

4:45 pm - Winner Announcement & Awarding Ceremony

5:00 pm- SID Academy Hackathon End.

Hackathon Sponsors


$840 in prizes

Winner Award (3)

Cash 10,000 THB + 4 T-shirts from CITY.AI


Cash 5,000 THB


Cash 3,000 THB

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Dr. Chanwit Boonchuay

Dr. Chanwit Boonchuay
Synapse & Bangkok AI

Dr. Supachai Parchariyanon

Dr. Supachai Parchariyanon
Dr. Kid is a successful serial entrepreneur. He founded MCFIVA in 2011 and manages multi-million advertising campaigns for Fortune 500 companies in various industries in Thailand and SEA region. Krungsri RISE)

Dr. Virot Chiraphadhanakul

Dr. Virot Chiraphadhanakul
PhD in Operation Research from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), he used to work at Facebook as a Data Scientist for several years. He is now a MD at Skooldio and a Google Developer Expert in Machine Learning

Dr. Krikamol Muandet

Dr. Krikamol Muandet
PhD in Machine Learning from Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Germany. He is a lecturer at the Department of Mathematics, Mahidol University, also a research scientist affiliated with the Empirical Inference Department at Max Planck Institute

Akezyt Janedittakarn

Akezyt Janedittakarn
MS in Computer Science Carnegie Mellon University. He worked at Microsoft Redmond (US) and Thailand for many years as a software development manager. Also was director of engineering for backend team at Agoda. He is now building his own startup

Dr. Asama Kulvanitchaiyanunt

Dr. Asama Kulvanitchaiyanunt
She holds a PhD study, her project was supporeted by the US national science on a PHEV charging station location project. Her company, CORALINE, is a consulting company focusing on using Big data and machine learning to transform Data into Insight.

Tareef Jafferi

Tareef Jafferi
Tareef is Founder and CEO of people^2, a people analytics startup. He has a decade's worth of experience working in the tech startup scene in Southeast Asia where he has built and led a handful of startups.

Judging Criteria

  • TechTalent Criteria
    40% Machine Learning Algorithm Code & Explanation 30% Software Architecture & Software Development 20% Business Model 10% Presentation

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