PLDT ALPHA is the trusted expert end-to-end ICT partner of the top enterprise market, delivering innovative ICT solutions and a premium grade customer experience.
PLDT HOME believes that the strongest connections are at home. By providing a compelling suite of multimedia services and solutions, Filipino families stay connected and can easily access quality entertainment at the comfort of their homes.
PLDT SME Nation draws inspiration from the unique Filipino entrepreneurial spirit, formed to boost and empower the small-, and medium-sized businesses that form the essential backbone of the Philippine economy.
Enjoy limitless possibilities with international services only from PLDT Global.
We are committed to be the leading offshore Filipino ICT Company.
Smart Communications is the Philippines' leading wireless services provider. Enjoy
the widest range of prepaid, postpaid, and mobile broadband services only from Smart!
Sun offers a wide range of service innovations for mobile telephony from
voice, messaging and international roaming services, to wireless broadband and value-added
ePLDT is the premier Information and Communications Technology (ICT) company in the country, delivering world-class solutions to both large enterprises and the SMEs across various industries.
Home → PLDT News Center → News
“Serving our customers is the core of PLDT’s mission. As PLDT turns more and more digital, we are also deploying digital solutions to provide better, more personalized customer service,” said PLDT Chairman and CEO Manuel V. Pangilinan.
The competition is open to developers, coders, hackers, programmers, engineers, IT professionals, and students who must form a group of 2-4 individuals. Interested individuals or groups can register their names or group members at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/pldt-88-hackathon-challenge-pre-hack-event-tickets-28359261314 to attend the pre-hack briefing happening at the PLDT main office in Makati on Oct. 28.
The Manila leg of the hackathon will run on November 12-13 at the PLDT Boni TelTec in Mandaluyong and while the Davao leg will be held on November 19-20 at the PLDT Davao Innolab in Poblacion St., Davao City. Successful registrants are challenged to come up with solutions that address common service issues and enhance the over-all customer experience of PLDT subscribers.
Participants will conceptualize, build, hack, and present their solutions on their chosen category within the 2-day programs for both legs. Winning groups from both hackathon legs will then compete and pitch their winning ideas to PLDT Chairman Manuel V. Pangilinan for a chance at winning the Php 100,000.00 grand prize, and a chance at getting their solution funded or implemented.
“We’ve helped put up a lot of hackathon events and we can see the very healthy and creative community of hackers, developers and programmers coming up with unique and new solutions that, with further development and funding, could actually become marketable and feasible in everyday operations,” said PLDT VP and Head of Mainstream Business Development and Research Joey Limjap.
“We are confident that the next big idea is out there, and we hope we can help make those digital solutions happen.”
PLDT.com News Center contains company news and featured content from the PLDT Group.
For media inquiries, email us at email@example.com.
Follow us on social media: