GSMA-China Telecom Open Gateway Hackathon

At MWC 2024 Shanghai, top experts and software developers from telecom and the connected industries will gather together. Supported by GSMA-led Open Gateway initiative, the “GSMA-China Telecom Open Gateway Hackathon”will embrace innovations around the hackthon theme of “Infinite Innovation, Connected convergence.Acorss”

The hackathon is open to developers worldwide, who will transform the profound capabilities of the telecommunications services to innovative solutions through the contest, experience the convenience brought by the standardization of communication capabilities, combine Open Gateway complied APIs with real-world scenarios, and turn innovative thinking to applications with business and social impact in a limited timeframe. Join the hackathon and show your talents on the stage at MWC Shanghai, and let us witness the exciting moments together!

Contest Overview:

1.Development Platform: The contest will rely on GSMA-China Telecom Open Gateway Open Lab, where developers will use Open Gateway standard APIs and online or offline development tools to complete software development within 48 hours.

2.Submission Format: The final deliverables can be Apps, Web pages, or other forms that can be directly applied to production and life.

3.Creative Works: Applications for reliable communication in scenarios such as industrial manufacturing, autonomous driving, drones, and virtual reality based on QoD, or anti-fraud applications in the financial sector based on APIs like SIM Swap; as well as utilizing network-native APIs like voice messaging in combination with various terminals to achieve ubiquitous communication capabilities.

4.Participant Requirements: Domestic and foreign individual developers, ecosystem partners, industry clients, and university students, etc. Developers must be of legal age and have a technical background in computer science and communications.

5.Participation Process:


-Winning works will be promoted and displayed on the China Telecom developer platform.

-The winning teams will be awarded and showcased at MWC 2024 Shanghai.

-Winning student groups will receive recommendations for internship opportunities at China Telecom.


Evaluation of Works:

1.Completion 50%:

2.Project Innovation 30%:

3.Social Value 20%:

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