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Dates & Time

Start NOW with your Hackathon project! You have time until November 25th 24:00 pm (CET)


Everyone can participate! You do not need any programming skills, just your creativity.
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Hackathon Rules

Please respect our predefined contest rules. Don't worry, they won't get in the way of your limitless creativity!

Never been there, never done that


Inspired by the unique experiences in life, we present our hackathon theme:

“Never been there, never done that”. 

Create something you've never experienced before in VR, showcase your local must-see or teach someone a bucket list in VR. The only limit is that of your imagination!

Contest Rules

Signup & Timeline
Sign up below and submit your project via the Viond Builder before 
November 25th, 2018 before 24:00 (CET). 
 Your experience
  • Create your 360° content in any way you like, but use the Viond platform to create the interactive experience 
  • Be sure to hold the rights to your submitted content
  • Build an interactive experience with more than 1 node. Add as much interactivity as possible to increase your winning chances.
  • Publish your experience through the Builder and include the tag #TechCrunch, so we know that this is your official submission. 



1st place
500€ in cash + 12 month Viond Enterprise license

2nd place
250€ in cash + 12 month Viond Professional license

3rd place
100€ in cash + 12 month Viond Professional license
The winners of the Viond TechCrunch Hackathon will be announced on our social media channels. The two best teams can demo their experience on the TechCrunch Disrupt 2018 stage in Berlin! Furthermore, up to three teams can showcase their creation in Berlin and overall, there are 30 free tickets to win!


Check out last year's winner: A trip to space

Find out how Nina did it!  > Read full article


 How it works



Signup & Download

Sign up below and download the Viond Builder for free.


Create an experience with Viond

Create an interactive VR/360° experience. Theme: "Never been there, never done that".


Publish with the Free Trial License

Send a publish request via the Viond Builder for submitting your experience, including the tag #TechCrunch.


Claim your seat on the VR Throne!

Win 500€ cash, a 12 month Viond Enterprise license and show us your experience on stage in Berlin!


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About TC Disrupt Berlin 

If you’re serious about startups, TechCrunch is still keeping it as real as ever. At Disrupt, everyone is a startupper – no matter if you’re a founder, investor, hacker or tech leader. So much more than just on-stage interviews, Disrupt is where you’ll find the renowned Startup Battlefield competition, hundreds of startups in Startup Alley, Workshops and legendary networking at our After Parties… and we’re in Berlin, right where many startup dreams begin. 

More about TechCrunch Disrupt Berlin 2018


 About KPMG

The financial services industry is in the midst of a fundamental upheaval and is intensively engaged in digitalization. New technologies, such as artificial intelligence, big data, cloud, IoT and new consumer habits are forcing companies to rethink existing business models and strategies and break new ground.

In the division "Digital Business Models", KPMG supports its clients in the financial services industry with a focus on insurance companies in (further) developing their digital business models. The range of services includes the following:

  • Analysis of emerging market structures
  • Identification of key innovation drivers and trends
  • Identification of new business models
  • Evaluation of all relevant technologies
  • Development of concrete strategies
  • Development of new products and services
  • Establishment of a platform and promotion of cooperations

Contact: Heiner Hoefer, Partner Financial Services Digital Business Models - +49 171 936 2170 - hhoefer@kpmg.com