Hacker Games: Kaunas

Join the forces of the best hackers in Lithuania

Get Ready For The Survival!

March 2-4 in Kaunas.

Hackers, engineers, designers, UX masters, marketers, business developers and all those who want to build stuff – here is a weekend for you.

H A C K E R  G A M E S is an event that pools eager entrepreneurs, software developers and engineers into a confined space for two days and challenges them to create a cool killer product.

This time there will be 4 tracks: S O F T W A R E, H A R D W A R EG A M E S and HEALTH TRACK. All tracks will have different mentors and tools, separate winners and judging criteria. Start generating your ideas now!

We are looking for people who are motivated to solve real problems, people who are capable to develop fine products, people who are passionate about innovation and ready to escape from their daily routines. You can do whatever you want – create a new carpooling app, design a next world-wide known game, some SaaS solution or build a cool gadget for Internet of Things lovers. The only condition here is that you create something from scratch – possibilities should be equal for all as you will compete for P R I Z E S:

  • 1000 EUR for an industry trip from GameInsight
  • There will be more! Keep a close eye on updates!


How will everything work?

  • it’s a 48 hours event, so be ready to work till late at night or even overnight, we will make sure that you would be filled with coffee and have a corner for a nap;
  • you come on Friday evening, pitch your idea, form teams and start developing products;
  • mentors from various professional backgrounds will come to help you in the process, so do not panic if you are stuck with your product;
  • you will have to prepare your final pitch and show your best in front of the Jury on Sunday afternoon, winners will get it all!

What will you get?

  • workspace for you and your team with high speed internet;
  • food and beverages free of charge for you;
  • possibility to stay at the workspace overnight;
  • T-Shirt and other nice giveaways;
  • prizes for the best products developed over the weekend.

You can start talking about it Now!

Hacker Games is the series of hackathons organized by Enterprise Lithuania and Startup Lithuania. There were already 10 hacker games:

– First took place in Klaipėda in September 2015;

– Second event was in Vilnius in November 2015;

– Third event in Kaunas in March 2016;

– The fourth in Vilnius in June 2016;

The fifth in Klaipėda in September of 2016;

– The sixth in Vilnius in November of 2016;

The seventh event took place in Kaunas last March;

 – Eighth Hacker Games occurred in Vilnius last June;

– Ninth Hacker Games took place in Klaipėda last September;

– Last anniversary hackathon was in Vilnius last November.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Antanas Urbonas, project manager at Startup Lithuania, a.urbonas@enterpriselithuania.com




Artūras Šlajus

Founder / CTO


Lina Užienė

Director of Management Study Programs


Don't miss a thing!


  • You must create something from scratch.
  • You must present your idea at pitching session on Friday.
  • Friday pitches are limited to 1 minute. A slide or two is welcome.
  • Sunday (final) pitches are limited to 3 mins + 3 mins for Q&A.
  • Only working prototypes will be eligible for awards!


Who can attend?
We encourage all creative minds to join us – developers, designers, engineers, marketers, business developers and others.

How much does this cost?
It’s 100% free to take part in Hacker Games.

What should I bring?
Besides motivation and passion, participants should bring a laptop, a charger, and other tools you might need in your creative journey. A toothbrush, sleeping bag, and a change of clothes is recommended should you spend the night at the venue.

How big are the teams?
To take advantage of our diverse community, we encourage you to work with individuals you do not know. Team size is not strictly limited, just do your best to present your idea OR to join one during and right after the pitches!

Should I bring my food?
We will have free food, snacks and drinks, but you can bring your own. Just keep the venue clean and respect others!

Will there be a lounge?
We’ll have a bean bag zone.

Do I have to pitch?
Yes, if you want to work on it and to form a team. If you are bringing just your skills to the event and want to join ideas you’ll be hearing during the pitching session, please at let us know what you are good at whilst registering. In this case, you don’t need to pitch

Who can compete for prizes?
Only working prototypes will be eligible for awards!

I have a different question. Who can I ask?
Please get in touch with a.urbonas@enterpriselithuania.com


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Hacker Games will take place in Kaunas, KTU Santaka Valley!

 K. Baršausko str. 59, Kaunas, 51423




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