Lowe's Digital Challenge
Help Lowe’s Build the Future of Home Improvement. Team Prizes Total $22,000.
Students and developers — Lowe’s is looking for mobile developers to help build the next generation of home improvement apps. Whether you’re in the middle of pursuing a degree or a seasoned pro, register for this challenge.
Lowe’s presents its business problems and APIs; participants create mobile solutions during a weekend of coding. Lowe’s is exploring how it could build working relationships with the smartest minds in Texas.
Register as an individual and form teams at the event. You are welcome to bring friends and colleagues (everyone must register and be eligible to participate) and form teams of up to five people. Registration begins on Dec. 15 at 11:00am CST and closes Jan. 22 at 7:00pm CST but may close early if capacity is reached. All code must be written during the weekend of Jan. 22-24 at Capital Factory and submitted for the challenge (please see the Rules and Participant Agreement for more details on IP and ownership). Participants are free to use certain allowed outside technologies, to be further explained at the event kick-off session. Your entry is due by noon Sunday, Jan. 24, followed by a round of live demos for judging by Lowe’s senior executives.
Beyond the prizes, showcase your work to Lowe’s senior executives and network with them. Learn about the Lowe’s IT department and its cutting-edge projects as it supports the company’s development as an omni-channel retailer. Get a look at what makes a FORTUNE® 50 home improvement company tick.
Develop a mobile experience that helps Lowe’s customers love where they live by connecting Lowe’s digital channels with the people, products and services Lowe’s offers to deliver customers’ home improvement projects.