Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
What, When, and Where?
The ASML Hackathon 2018 will be held on the 11th- 13th October 2018 at the ASML headquarters in Veldhoven, the Netherlands. During the event, 50 talented participants from all over the world gather to work collaboratively to develop solutions to a real-life problem faced by ASML in a day-to-day work. Participants will also have the opportunity to get to know ASML better and learn how software development can support the evolution of ASML and make chip-making possible.
How much does it cost?
Nothing! The participation is free. Furthermore, ASML also covers the cost of transportation from you home to the event and vice versa, the accommodation, and the food and the drinks throughout the whole event.
In case you need a visa to enter the Netherlands, ASML also reimburses the visa costs upon showing the original receipt issued by the embassy.
How do I book my flights?
We will book the flights for you using the details you filled in on the ‘Register’ page.
How to travel from the Airport to Eindhoven?
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
- There is a train station directly underneath the airport. When you come out of the arrival hall, head for Schiphol Plaza, which is an indoor area with shops/restaurant. You will see the signs “To the trains”
- Generally, the trains from Schiphol Airport to Eindhoven Central Station depart four times per hour. However, there are only two direct trains per hour, which depart at 18 and 48 minutes past each hour. The journey takes approximately 1 hour 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can travel via Utrecht Central Station, which takes roughly the same time but requires a transfer in Utrecht. Trains to Utrecht Central Station departs every 0 and 30 mins past each hour. For more information about the train schedule, please see here.
- We recommend that you take a direct train to Eindhoven especially if you are traveling with your luggage.
- A single 2nd class journey from Schiphol to Eindhoven costs approximately €20. ASML will reimburse this cost when you have an original receipt.
How can I form a team?
On the first day, you will have the opportunity to get to know other participants and form a team of approximately 5 participants.
What do I bring to the hackathon?
Just yourself and your positive energy! ASML will provide the laptops and other hardware needed during the hackathon. We will also provide food and drinks throughout the whole event.
ASML Digital Gold Hackathon 2018Registration website for ASML Digital Gold Hackathon 2018
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