How can we take mobility to new heights?

In the third program of this unique hackathon series, we will continue with the Big Five - the key core elements of the Future World: Mobility.

How can data sharing and interconnectedness contribute to seamless travel? Develop an IoT app to advance the world closer to sustainability! 

Startups and other innovative companies are invited to submit their solutions and develop their own IoT application to make mobility more sustainable and efficient through the MindSphere solution.

How do you tackle the biggest challenges in manufacturing and machine building bringing OT and IT closer together?


  • How do we get products to markets as quickly as possible?
  • How can we best produce individual products?
  • How do we maintain the highest possible quality?
  • How can we produce in a more resource-efficient way?
  • How can we ensure highest security?

Can your startup develop an IIoT app in MindSphere that makes industrial environments more flexible, scalable, secure and efficient?

Submit your idea and join us on a journey leading up to the final hack at Expo 2020 in Dubai.

Use these 5 topics to help you tackle the challenge!


Supply chain resilience

End to end digital twin



You choose the major challenge you want to tackle!

Showcase your solution and help build the industry of tomorrow! 

Why join the experience?

No IP transfer! The best teams will get the chance to secure a long-term partnership with Siemens.

Win an all-inclusive trip to Dubai, right at the heart of innovation

Benefit from high visibility as you present your solution on a Siemens stage at Expo 2020 Dubai.

Create next-level apps as solutions to confront crucial global challenges.

Network with Siemens experts and their customers.

Access real-world insights from the largest industrial manufacturing company in Europe.

How the process flows

We are looking forward to commencing this unique journey with you - Let's make a change!

Who are we looking for?

This hackathon series is open to startups and other innovative companies, with the capacity to develop a new product or repurpose their existing solution! Such as but not limited to:
  • IoT enabled solution startups
  • Construction tech startups
  • Industrial security startups
  • Artifical intelligence and machine learning startups
  • IoT infrastructure startups
  • Industrial tech startups
We are looking for partners since the winning solution will have the chance to be implemented within Siemens environment.

How to join?

In order to participate in this hackathon you need to access this portal and follow the steps below:

2. Verify your email address (only for new accounts)

3. Complete your profile by answering general questions (only for new accounts)

4. Submit your startup’s or company’s solution/idea

*You have to fill in all the information at once, but i can be edited it after submitting (before the submission deadline)

Get to know MindSphere

Using advanced analytics and AI, MindSphere powers IoT solutions from the edge to the cloud with data from connected products, plants and systems to optimize operations, create better quality products and deploy new business models. Develop your own IoT apps - even faster and with fewer resources using the low-code application development platform Mendix OR code locally and in any conventional language.


Dive into the details in our MindSphere Developer Space

Learn how to use MindSphere hands-on with Start for free

Experience how we’re turning Expo 2020 Dubai into a blueprint for future smart cities with the MindSphere Smart City App 

Registrations are closed for the Industry Hack


Apply until: 19 December 2021 

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Apply until: January 5 2022 

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Contact & FAQ

Questions about the MindSphere Future Industry Hack?

Check out the FAQs and the Terms & Conditions, or contact us