Synechron to host hackathon


Financial services consulting and technology services provider Synechron will hold its first hackathon on Apr. 22-23 in Bengaluru, India. Conducted in conjunction with HackerEarth, SyneHack 201.7 will address challenges with artificial intelligence.

Registrations will be accepted until Apr. 9. Those interested can click here.

“The hackathon is ideally designed to demonstrate the prowess of proven technologies like Artificial Intelligence and similar cutting-edge technologies and how they bring in a plethora of opportunities to the financial services industry,” Synechron cofounder and CEO Faisal Husan said. “I am sure such initiatives would lay the foundation for the evolution of the bank of the future.”

“Technologies like Open APIs, Artificial Intelligence, AR and VR, Bots, Big Data, Blockchain, and IoT will form the basis of tomorrow’s economy,” HackerEarth cofounder and CEO Sachin Gupta said. “The banks of tomorrow must be able to help customers navigate this new economy in a safe and comfortable way, while giving them access to advantages of new technologies.”