Sabre Hosts “Hackathon” in London

cellphone
Photo by Raymond Gangstad via Flickr. 

On June 27 and 28, Sabre will be hosting a hackathon to motivate developers from around the world to create new, innovative apps for travel. The non-stop event, Destination Hack, will be hosted in London, where technology wizards will compete to win cash prizes of up to £10,000 using Sabre Dev Studio APIs and open technology provider tools. Participants are encouraged to use coding and outside information to craft the best possible prototypes. 

Among the judges for the event will be Jon Bradford of Techstars London, Susan Standiford of Zeal Network and Greg Webb of Sabre Travel Network, as well as other leaders in the travel and technology industries. They will award winning developers with cash prizes and giveaways based on categories like “People’s Choice,” “Best Wearable Hack,” “Most Potential” and “Most Likely to Succeed.” 

So far, over 250 developers from around the world have signed up for the event. For more information, visit https://developer.sabre.com/hackathons/london2015

DAILY NEWS & DEALS NEWSLETTER

Like this story? Subscribe to Daily News & Deals!

Featuring breaking news on the latest product launches, deals, sales promotions, and executive appointments. Be sure to sign-up for this free industry daily newsletter.

Suggested Articles:

Wynn Las Vegas says it will reopen on June 4 with plans to open every amenity and outlet available. Here's what travelers can expect.

The County of Los Angeles issued an updated Health Officer Order allowing the reopening of all retail at 50 percent capacity, effective immediately.

Of the one-third of Americans who traveled over Memorial Day Weekend, many were planned last-minute and opted for road trips near their home.