Break the fences!


TomTom just released a new geofencing API, want to give it a spin? Geofencing can tell you if a person or vehicle enters or leaves a specific area. Opening your garage door as you approach, getting an alert when your kid gets home or tracking the whereabouts of your dog: your challenge is to find the most useful and interesting use of this new API!

Challenge Type

On-Site Hackathon


$1,000 cash prize per winning team.

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MVP User enters event by signing waiver and entry(Docusign) User confirms passing geofence checkpoints(TomTom) Race official confirms racer status by bib number (Clarifai AI) User confirms completion of course(Docusign with location data?) Additional Features - here maps show hazards

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TomTom created the easy-to-use navigation device, one of the most influential inventions of all time. Since then, our software and navigation technologies have been powering over hundreds of millions of applications across the globe. From industry-leading location-based products and mapmaking technologies, to embedded automotive navigation solutions; innovative personal navigation devices and apps to advanced telematics fleet management and connected car services.