Africa Virtual

October 15 - October 18



The Competition

In the spirit of a truly Global EOS Hackathon, we're excited to announce a virtual competition for the EOS Community in Africa.  Winners of this event will be invited to join us and compete in the Grand Finale!

The Challenge for this virtual competition will be released on Slack the day of the event to ensure a level playing field for all participating.

In the mean time, start getting familiar with documentation on the EOSIO Developer Portal and get involved with the community through our EOSIO social channels and Telegram groups.

The Prizes

Three (3) winning teams from this virtual competition will be invited to join the Grand Finale in Cape Town and compete for the US $500,000 Grand Prize.

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Travel Provided for Three Winning Teams to the Grand Finale in Cape Town!

Build On Change. Build on EOSIO.

The EOS Global Hackathon series is a first-of-its-kind event in the world of blockchain that serves’s goal of building a more secure and connected world.

See you at the Grand Finale and join us in building the future of decentralized applications on EOSIO.

Ready for the Grand Finale in Cape Town?


Please fill out the form below to register for the Africa Virtual Competition.  All participants must be legal residents of an African country to be eligible to participate and win prizes.

All participants must fill out this registration form below, agree to the privacy policy, and accept the participation agreement!

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Virtual Judges


Serg Metelin

Head of Developer Relations,
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Brian Mehler

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Monday, October 15 @ 9:00 AM

Coding Begins
Central Africa Time UTC+02:00


Mentors will be available throughout the competition to assist
with technical and business questions about your project via Slack


Breakout Sessions (C++, Web, Pitch, and Entrepreneur)
will be provided via recordings in the Africa Virtual Slack Workspace

Thursday, October 18 @ 9:00 AM

Coding Ends
All projects must be submitted by this time to be eligible.
Central Africa Time UTC+2:00

Thursday, October 18-19

Judging Process

Week of October 22

Winners Announced