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Conflux Network and Gitcoin Present: Hacking Decentralized Commerce

Over $12k worth of prizes; Co-sponsored by Aave & Chainlink

  • Hacking Decentralized Commerce will take place online from November 2nd — November 22nd.
  • Teams and individuals can sign-up on Gitcoin starting today!
  • $12k+ in Conflux tokens and additional bounties from our Hackathon partners Aave and Chainlink

To celebrate our Mainnet launch on October 29th, we are super excited to announce our first virtual hackathon, Hacking Decentralized Commerce, in collaboration with Gitcoin!

Conflux Network is developing the technology to build the future of commerce which is more collaborative, equitable and decentralized! The hackathon starts right after our mainnet launch to propel the DApp ecosystem. Come build on a faster, safer PoW blockchain network that has the familiarity of Solidity compatibility and has new mechanisms to build with!

Explore the familiar parts of Conflux Network with:

  • Solidity smart contracts
  • Truffle development environment customized for Conflux
  • SDKs in various languages like Javascript, Go, Java

Experiment with new mechanisms to build next-generation applications:

  • Transactions sponsorship for driving user adoption
  • Native staking on a PoW network
  • Operational cross-chain asset bridge for wrapping assets to and from Ethereum

There are two main tracks to participate in this hackathon. The first track focuses on building new DApps and products for DeFi, NFTs, payments, marketplaces, and core infrastructure. The second track is co-sponsored by our partners Aave and Chainlink for the integration of the Conflux Network with partner technologies.

What to expect:

Each track has its own respective prizes and challenges. Hackers are welcome to make submissions that combine both tracks and can be considered for multiple prizes.

Before the hackathon

During the hackathon

  • Build awesome apps!
  • Join regular office hours to learn more about Conflux and partner technologies.
  • Check out our workshops that are happening throughout the hackathon.
  • Get in touch with core team members on Discord for any questions.

After the hackathon

  • Submit your projects for evaluation by our expert panel of judges.
  • Win amazing bounties and prizes!
  • Winning teams will get to showcase their projects at a demo day being held virtually on Tuesday, December 1st!

About Conflux Network

The only state endorsed public, permissionless blockchain project in China, Conflux Network is an open-source, layer-1 blockchain protocol delivering heightened scalability, security, and extensibility for the next generation of open commerce, decentralized applications, financial services, and Web 3.0. Conflux Network is overseen by a global team of world-class engineers and innovative computer scientists, led by Turing Award recipient Dr. Andrew Yao. Fostering entrepreneurship and innovation, Conflux elevates startups and organizations across industries and continents to generate decentralized marketplaces and digital assets for meaningful business and social impact. Founded in 2018, Conflux has raised $35 million in capital from prominent investors including Sequoia China, Metastable, Baidu Ventures, F2Pool, Huobi, IMO Ventures, and the Shanghai Municipal Science and Technology Commission.

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