What will you do with a pocket-size quantum random number generator?

What will you do with a pocket-size quantum random number generator?

Try to answer this challenging question and win the invitation to the Hackathon finals that will be held at the CERN Idea Square, in Geneve.

Participation is simple:

i. Build your team (3 people max)

ii. Write a project and send it to hackathon@randompower.eu before  March 5th 2020

iii. The 15 best proposals will be invited (confirm will be sent by email on 15 March 2020) to the finals: 

24h to develop and present their idea @ CERN IdeaSquare centre

– food voucher to be used @ CERN canteen

– Free Coffee, Tea and Snacks all day/night long

iv. Win the competition and bring home:

3000€ for the best project,

2k€ for the second-best

1k€ for the third-best

Participation Fee: FREE. Cost of the organisation will be covered thanks to the ATTRACT-EU funding (This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 777222)

The hackathon is organised with the help of CERN OpenLab and CERN IdeaSquare.

go to https://www.randompower.eu/randompower-hackaton/ to subscribe and download the rules!


View full rules


Teams of max. 3 people. Age range 18-30y.


Board of Experts

Board of Experts
Random Power Project Partners

Judging Criteria

  • Best Project
    Projects will be judged by a board of experts at the end of the Hackathon