PT Bank Rakyat Indonesia (BRI) held a hackathon (hacking Marathon) competition titled BRIxGoogle. This competition was held in 3 cities namely, Jakarta, Bandung, and Surabaya. there are nine winners of the competition.
The winner from Jakarta was Warung Babe as the first winner, then Chicken Little team as the second winner and Avicena won the third place. Meanwhile, from the city of Bandung, Team Sobil managed to become the first winner, followed by the Diendorse team as the second winner and the Ketringan team as the third champion. For Surabaya, the Adroit team won the first place, followed by the second place for the Bismillah 25 team, and the third W House Indonesia team.
The winner of this competition is entitled to get a prize for the first prize to get money worth IDR 35 million and BRIZZI IDR 500 thousand per person. While the second-place winners are Rp. 25 million and BRIZZI Rp. 500 thousand per person, and for the third-place winners Rp. 15 million and Rp.
The BRIxGoogle Hackaton event was held to encourage collaboration between technology activists with BRI and also Google to jointly build the MSME technology development platform in Indonesia. The champions of this competition go through various stages of selection and get rid of hundreds of participants before becoming champions in their respective cities.