Get Started

In this section you can find all necessary links to take part in the hackathon.

(Chat-Communication during the hackathon)
Join now:

(Get your datasets & challenges here. We will send you an invite to the GitHub Team after you filled out the NDA)

An overview of the datasets provided during the Hackathon and possible Challenges can be reviewed here:


We will publish the links to the video sessions in Mattermost.

Schedule for Friday:

09.00 Stream open, Opening of the Waterkant Festival

09.15 Welcome to Coding.Waterkant

09.30 Keynote from Timo Möller (deepset)

10.00 Explore challenges, ask questions to the data providers, find your team and project

11.00 Start Coding

12.00 Workshop I: *Timo Möller* (deepset) on Farm & Haystack for Question & Answer

13.00 Workshop II: *Frederik Schröder* (knowhere) on 3 Steps to a Successful AI Chatbot

17.00 Workshop III: *Valentina Pedoia* (University of California, San Francisco)on Computer Vision for Characterizing Radiographs

18.00 Hackathon Update Stream

Schedule for Saturday:

09.00 Good Morning Stream

16.00 Final Stream, Project Presentations