WhaddaHack@SMIDEX 2017



Spearheading Innovation among SMEs

WhaddaHack @SMIDEX 2017 is SME Corp Malaysia inaugural hackathon that aims to spearhead innovation among SMEs in Malaysia. Up to 100 talented individuals are expected to participate in the 22-hour event at MITEC from 15 to 16 November 2017. They will form teams to compete for attractive prizes by creating new apps to address issues related to SMEs.  Actual problem statement will be revealed on 1 November 2017.


#WhaddaHack @SMIDEX 2017


Who should attend?
Are you a software developer, designer, engineer and tech entrepreneur based in Malaysia?
Join us and be part of WhaddaHack @SMIDEX 2017 


Why attend?
Develop your ideas into awesome revolutionary solutions while rubbing shoulders with industry leaders among the SMEs in Malaysia.

This is the perfect networking platform for you.



The prizes for the winning team are: 

  • Grand Prize = RM7,000 

  • 1st Prize = RM5,000 x 3 categories 

  • 2nd Prize = RM3,000 x 3 categories 

  • 3rd Prize = RM1,000 x 3 categories 



Wednesday, 15 November 2017 

10.00 am

Registration at (Level 1A)

11.00 am

Briefing to participants

11.30 am

Welcoming Remarks & Launching of #Whaddahack@SMIDEX 2017

11.40 am

Hack Begins

1.00 pm


4.00 pm

Tea Break

7.00 pm


11.00 pm



Thursday, 16 November 2017 

3.00 am

Light Refreshments

7.00 am


10.00 am

Hack Ends

Tea Break

11.00 am

Pitching to panel of judges

Heat 1A - Media Room Level 1A
Heat 1B – Hot Spot Area Level 3

12.30 pm

Final Pitching

(Media Room Level 1A)



2.30 pm

Prize Giving Ceremony


How to participate?


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