Development of youth entrepreneurship

   On February 24 - 25, 2018, the first Open Data Hackathon was held, organized by JSC ‘Astana Innovations” and  Business Incubator MOST in the framework of the Astana Innovation Challenge start-marathon 2018, initiated by Astana akim Aset Isekeshev.

   Among the 35 teams, students of the 2nd year of the specialty "Information Systems" of JSC " S.Seifullin Kazakh Agrotechnical University " Serikbayev Nyrbol, Kunkhozhayev Nurkhozha, Rice Erbol received a special Hakaton prize in the amount of 500 000 tenge from the partners of HERE Technologies and Astana LRT.

   Within the framework of the stated problematic tasks of the partner companies, KATU students are presented with the AR Bus project (Augmented Reality), which allows tracking the passenger traffic in public transport, bus traffic, viewing schedules, using the technology of augmented reality.

   Following the results of the contest, the university students from Astana LRT and Here technologies received a proposal to conclude a contract for the implementation of the project.