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Team up to solve a real-life engineering problem from Google
Are you up for the challenge?
    editions of Hash Code
Hash Code is a team-based programming competition organized by Google for students and industry professionals across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. You pick your team and programming language, we pick a real-life engineering problem for you to solve. Are you up for the challenge?
The competition takes place over two rounds:
Thursday, 23rd February 2017
18:30 to 22:30 CET
Online Qualification Round. Your team can participate from one of our competition hubs or from wherever else you’d like.
Saturday, 1st April 2017
9:30 to 21:30 CET
Final Round. Top scoring teams from the Online Qualification Round will be invited to Google Paris to compete in the Final Round of the competition.

There are plenty of ways to get involved

Participants at the
            previous edition of the Hash Code


Registration for Hash Code 2017 is free of charge and will open in early December 2016.
Paricipants in a
            hub during the 2015 edition of the Hash Code

Organize a hub

For the Online Qualification Round, your team can participate from anywhere. To make this round a bit more exciting, you can volunteer to organize a hub (e.g. at your university) where local teams can come together to compete.
Winners of the
            1st edition of the Hash Code

Spread the word

Help us advertise Hash Code at your university, company, programming group, etc. by sending out an email or hanging up posters. More details will be posted when team registration opens in early December 2016.

Hash Code 2016 Highlights