Luxembourg, as a prominent global financial center, places a premium on maintaining the highest standards of financial transparency, integrity, and regulatory compliance. With Blockchain, meeting these standards can be simplified.
On November 28 and 29, 2023, blockchain enthusiasts will be competing in the Infrachain Tezos Challenge Powered by Telindus, a unique two-day blockchain hackathon centered around “Revolutionizing Compliance with the Tezos Blockchain!”
The hackathon will take place at the Telindus premises in Luxembourg where teams will have to develop novel solutions based on the Tezos Blockchain to facilitate compliance in Luxembourg’s financial sector.
During the hackathon, multidisciplinary teams will be given a thrilling 30-hour window to brainstorm, develop, and code their innovative blockchain projects. Each participating team will then present a working demo of their project to a jury composed of blockchain and subject matter experts. The jury will evaluate the projects based on their technical prowess, and real-world applicability.
- First Place: €5000
- Second Place: €3500
- Third Place: €2000
Each team can consist of 3 to 6 members, and company teams are welcome to join the competition as well. To secure a spot in the Tezos Infrachain Challenge, teams must register by November 08, 2023, on challenge.infrachain.com.
“I am delighted to introduce the Infrachain Tezos Challenge Powered by Telindus, a pioneering hackathon set to revolutionize the landscape of compliance in Luxembourg’s financial sector. By challenging participants to develop novel solutions on the Tezos Blockchain, we are not just encouraging innovation; we are fostering a new era of regulatory compliance, transparency, and efficiency,” Fabrice Croiseaux, Chairman of Infrachain a.s.b.l.
“As Tezos blockchain experts in France and Benelux, we are delighted that Tezos has been chosen to explore the compliance and financial challenges of tomorrow. We’re excited to witness the Luxembourg ecosystem questions existing models and experiments new ones,” Louis Chevalier, Adoption Manager Benelux at Nomadic Labs.
“Telindus, one of the leaders in converged ICT and telecom services in Luxembourg, is delighted to welcome the Infrachain Tezos Challenge this year. We are also delighted to support blockchain enthusiasts who wish to innovate, develop and code projects around an interesting topic like this one. We are convinced that all participants will generate great ideas and will have a unique experience.” Gérard Hoffmann, CEO of Proximus Luxembourg.
About Nomadic Labs
Nomadic Labs is one of the largest R&D centers in the Tezos ecosystem. Based in Paris, it brings together over 50 research engineers working on the development and evolution of the Tezos protocol. Nomadic Labs helps companies, institutions and manufacturers use the Tezos blockchain for their business needs, providing technical support in France and Benelux. Find out more about Nomadic Labs at https://www.nomadic-labs.com and on our Twitter account @LabosNomades.
Telindus is a brand of Proximus Luxembourg. Founded in 1979, Telindus accompanies all organizations in their digital transformation, by providing holistic ICT & Telecommunication solutions, as well as tailored support services. Its areas of expertise include Telecommunication Services, ICT Infrastructure, Multi-Cloud, Digital Finance Solutions, Cybersecurity, Business Applications, Managed Services and Training. Always in search of innovation, Telindus works daily to boost the growth of its customers. www.telindus.lu
Tezos is an open source project and a scalable, energy efficient, public blockchain for assets and applications. It empowers builders, developers and businesses to deploy applications at low cost. One of the original Proof of Stake blockchains, the Tezos protocol is supported by a global peer-to-peer network and is valued for its long-term upgradability, open participation, and smart contract safety. As a result, Tezos is home to a thriving community of artists, scientists, developers and others who wish to create and transfer value frictionlessly in a digital-centric world.