Following our vision and strengthening our leading position in the market requires disruptive innovationand talented employees that don‘t hesitate to try new things.
With the 7HACK 2016 we open our doors to internal and external developers, designers and idea generators toteam up for 24 hours to generate valuable outcomes.
We are very much looking forward to meeting you at our campus in Unterfoehring!


Entertainment is the key driver of our success and in a world of digitalization and connectivity there are endless opportunities to entertain people. P7S1 is currently focusing on three main areas:
- HbbTV & Addressable TV
- Personalization
- User engagement along the customer journey
Connecting the dots within and outside of our diverse business will be the challenge of 7HACK 2016. There is no limit to your creativity - surprise us!


The ProSiebenSat.1 Group is one of the largest independent media corporations in Europe. Besides our successful core business free TV financed by advertising, we are also Germany’s leading video marketer on the internet. In recent years, we have built a strong e-commerce portfolio, which is now one of our key growth drivers. Our vision is to transform ourselves into a (digital) consumer goods and commerce house powered by television, content and digital platforms.

To find out more about us, please visit our


SATURDAY 19/3/16  
09:00 Registration & Breakfast
10:00 Welcome & Presentation of schedule
10:15 Keynote CIO
10:30 API presentations
11:00 Idea pitches & Team formation
12:00 24h hack begins
13:30 Playout Center Tour
(only for registered participants)
14:00 Open lunch buffet
16:30 Mentoring session: How to pitch
19:00 Food trucks
20:00 More hacking
SUNDAY 20/3/16  
00:00 Midnight snack
08:00 Breakfast buffet
12:00 Hacking deadline
12:15 Jury introduction
12:30 Lunch & Networking
13:15 Pitch presentations
15:15 Decision making & Drinks for participants
15:45 Awards
16:00 Drinks & Departure


Anyone can take part who is above the age of 18 can apply. Besides coding talents, we are also looking for product managers, UX Designers, digital experts and creative idea providers.


Hacking Deadline sunday, 12pm

Every team has to present their product/prototype to the judge on sunday

We are only accepting running applications, no ppt. mock ups

Hackathon Sponsors


$12,525 in prizes

1. Prize

LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 (1 per team member) + adventure voucher sponsored by mydays worth €3,000

2. Prize

6 DOF Robotic Arm (1 per team member)

3. Prize (2)

Travel voucher sponsored by worth €1,500

WTF Award


ericsson API prize

Amazon voucher €500

sportradar API prize (3)

VIP Ticket for a FC Bayern Munich football match @ Allianz Arena (maximum 3 available)
iPad Air 2
HTC Vive development kit voucher (based on SteamVR)
Oculus Rift development kit voucher

Samsung API prize


Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Dr. Johannes Wechsler

Dr. Johannes Wechsler
CIO / ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE

Jens Doka

Jens Doka
CPO / ProSiebenSat.1 Digital GmbH

Layla Keramat

Layla Keramat
Executive Creative Director / frog

René Seifert

René Seifert
Business Angel / Co-Founder Venturate

John Saade

John Saade
TV Executive

Judging Criteria

  • Innovation
  • User Experience Design
  • Monetization
  • Technical Evaluation

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