Wednesday 11 June
5:30 p.m. : GEN Welcome
- Welcoming of participants by the Global Editors Network
- Presentation of the GEN EditorsLab programme rules
5:45 p.m. : Softonic Welcome
- Welcoming of participants by our sponsor, Softonic, The app for apps, ranked #1 European company in global online audience
6:00 p.m. : Speed Geeking and cocktails
- The Hackdays finalists all present their winning projects from the national Hackdays.
7:00 p.m. : Cocktails & Canapés at Palau de la Generalitat de Catalunya
- The Hackdays finalists will join the GEN Summit participants for Cocktails and Canapés at one of the most beautiful historic buildings in Barcelona
Thursday 12 June
9:15 a.m. : Softonic Masterclass
1:30 p.m. : Lunch
5:00 p.m. : Mini pitch session
- The teams will have 1 minute to :
- Announce the title of their projects
- Explain what is the problem they want to solve with their project
- Explain how they are going to solve it
6:00 p.m. : Softonic review of the day
7:00 p.m. : Hacking or Partying - your choice !
- The Hackdays finalists can continue hacking at the CCCB until 9:00 p.m.
- They can also join the GEN Summit participants for Cocktails and Canapés at Palau Robert and for a visit of La Perdrera.
Friday 13 June
8:00 a.m. - 2 p.m. : Final Hacking sprint
2:00 p.m. : Project submission deadline
2:00 p.m. : Prototype testing, pitch rehearsals and lunch
3:00 p.m. : Pitch session
- The participants will have 4 minutes to pitch their projects
- 1 minute for questions from the jury
5:25 p.m. : The jury announces the names of the 3 best projects
6:25 p.m. : The 3 best projects are pitched on the main stage of the Summit
6:40 p.m. : The winner of the Hackdays Final is announced !
8:30 p.m : Final Cocktail and Live Stream of World Cup at Camp Nou