Help create the greatest sporting experience in the Southeast!
Opening SunTrust Park and The Battery Atlanta in 2017 created a unique opportunity for the Braves to redefine the experience of attending a baseball game in Atlanta. Now it’s your turn to help influence what a guest at SunTrust Park and the Battery Atlanta experience!
Startups developers, students, designers, and business strategists – The Atlanta Braves, the longest continuously operating franchise in Major League Baseball, are looking for fresh ideas and potential partners to help enhance the entire guest experience at SunTrust Park and the Battery Atlanta. Read here to see if you are eligible to register.
Develop innovative solutions to help the Braves deliver digital-first experiences at the new SunTrust Park and the Battery Atlanta. SunTrust Park and the Battery Atlanta boast the fastest connectivity of any sports stadium and/or multi-use development in the United States, so taking advantage of that connectivity is of high-interest for the Braves. Solutions should accomplish these three objectives:
1) Provide value for the fan
2) Have a direct or indirect mobile relationship
3) Create revenue opportunities via increased ticket sales or partnership opportunities
Register individually, and form teams at the Braves Hackathon kickoff on Friday, September 8. Feel free to invite your friends, colleagues, and past teammates to register as well. Create a new project, or build on an existing project; the code does not need to be new. You continue to own your own code.
Help create the ultimate guest experience, which will be paramount for positively shaping each and every fan’s visit to SunTrust Park and the Battery Atlanta. A vital foundation of the guest experience will center around digital and mobile interaction between consumers and vendors from both a consumer-facing and back-end experience. This is why we need you!
Braves Hackathon Schedule:
Friday, September 8: Hackathon Kickoff (Mandatory)
4:00pm Registration & Reception
5:00pm Official Welcome Presentation
5:30pm Explore the Battery Atlanta and SunTrust Park to help gain project inspiration
7:30pm Braves vs. Marlins game (complimentary experience)
6th Inning Team formation/Q&A
End of game
Wednesday, September 13: Hackathon Conclusion
5:00pm Check-in & Submission Deadline (all team members must be present)
8:00pm Dinner & Judging Deliberation
8:45pm Award Presentation