20 August 08:30-19:00Waterfront Congress Center

Monterro and Cillers are thrilled to invite you to the Event of the Year for developers: the Nordic Software AI Hackathon. Join us for an unforgettable experience at the Waterfront in Stockholm. Free of charge: Breakfast, lunch, fika, dinner and beverages included!

Nordic Software AI Hackathon -  A Fun And Transformative Experience

⭐️ Immerse yourself in an inspiring and creative atmosphere together with peers from the Nordics' most prominent companies. We've prepared a track with challenging milestones designed to test and enhance your skills.

⭐️ Stay Up-to-Date with Game-Changing Technology: Engage hands-on with technology adopted by industry leaders like Apple, SpaceX, Uber, Cisco, LinkedIn, VISA, Walmart, Electronic Arts, and Akamai to build better systems faster.

⭐️ Break Old Habits In A New Environment: Gain inspiration, knowledge, and challenges that encourage you to break old habits and discover better ways of building systems.

The Challenge

Build An AI-Powered Super Capable, Scalable, Reliable And Secure Software System. We have challenging milestones prepared for you and will release the spec two weeks before the event, August 4th.

Showcase Your Demo in Front of 1300 C-Level Executives 

The three finalists will have the unique opportunity to showcase their demos on the main stage at Waterfront to an audience of 1300 C-level executives. This is your opportunity to demonstrate your capabilities in front of the tech industry's top professionals! 

The Prize: A Trip to Silicon Valley

Embark on a once-in-a-lifetime adventure to Silicon Valley with visits to Stanford University, AI Labs and Robotics Lab, along with meet and greets with tech giants such as Google and Meta. The prize includes flights and three hotel nights for three people.

All Are Welcome

From beginners to experts, everyone eager to learn are welcome! This hackathon is about sharing knowledge, sparking inspiration and fostering a supportive community for all.

Raving Reviews from Developers at Cillers AI Hackathons:

Developer at Klarna: "Had an exhilarating experience at the hackathon - felt like stumbling into the Y Combinator of the Scandinavia!"

Developer at H&M: "Thanks for spearheading such an exceptional event, and fostering an environment conducive to technical exploration and innovation."

Developer at SEB: "Incredibly inspiring! The Cillers hackathon is a great opportunity to try out the latest tech, alongside a community of talented and creative minds."

Developer at Scania: “A lot of fun joining this one! Met a bunch of nice people, and got to work with some cool new technology."

Developer at Treebula: "It was a fantastic journey blending innovation, teamwork, and cutting-edge technology!"

Developer at Ericsson: "The hackathon was fantastic!"

CTO at Triggerbee: "The technical assistance was outstanding, and witnessing the impressive demos from other participants was incredibly inspiring."


08.30 Registration and Breakfast

09:00 Welcome Speech at Setup

09.30 Hackathon begins

12:00 Lunch 

16:00 Team Presentations And Winner Selection

17:00 Winner Ceremony: The finalists will enter the big stage at Waterfront and receive the price in front of 1300 B2B Software Founders and Executives

18:00 Dinner


Can I Join a Team? Yes! If you come alone and wants to join a team we arrange that on-site.

Can I Bring a Whole Team? Yes! If you have a team, simply ensure that all members register through this event page. 

Can I Come Without a Team and Work Independently? Yes! If you prefer to tackle challenges on your own, you're welcome to work independently. We support all styles of participation and ensure that all attendees, whether solo or in teams, have access to the same resources and opportunities.

Thanks to our sponsors:

We've selected the world’s best software technologies for every key capability needed to build scalable, reliable, and secure software systems: Couchbase, Kong, Redpanda, Curity, Databricks and Polytope. And we work with Compileit, the Nordic's best UX designers, to craft amazing tracks and milestones. 

Waterfront Congress Center

Enter the building at Nils Ericssons Plan 4 where Cillers  staff will meet you already out on the street. They will show you the way to the Hackathon venue.

Hackathon Organized By

Peder Linder

Founder, Cillers

Per Lange

Founder, Cillers