Tag Archives: Digital Innovation

A World of Bugs and Bytes

"VISIONary ideas wanted" at the ZEISS Hackathon in Munich and Bangalore

At the ZEISS Hackathon held in Munich and Bangalore at the end of January, programmers, designers and businesspeople from across the globe came together to fly the flag of better vision. They had just 24 hours to draw on their ingenuity and technical vision to come up solutions that would go a long way toward improving the lives of people with visual impairments. In the end, they all gained experience and the best ideas were honored with prizes.


Hackathon – New Ideas Born of Creative Chaos

Exciting topics, great prizes, major industry partners and half-empty pizza boxes, spilled fizzy drinks and dark circles under the eyes – what is it about organized chaos that companies and hackers find so appealing?