A Global Blockchain Hackathon for everyone.



1st runner-up

0.5 ETH


The winner

0.05 BTC

Covest Finance

2nd runner-up


What is the Blockathon ?

Blockathon by RISE is a global hackathon event for blockchain enthusiastic developers across the globe where projects will be evaluated by industry experts in many fields. With our goal to build a strong blockchain community for everyone, we believe that this Blockathon will be an opportunity where participants can connect and engage with such an inclusive globally community, and investors.

Choose your most interested track to hack


Decentralized finance, uses emerging technology to remove third parties in financial transactions


The marriage of gaming and blockchain-powered financialization


A virtual reality world where users can interact, game and experience things as they would in the real world


Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are cryptographic assets on a blockchain with unique identification


An organization represented by rules encoded as a transparent computer program, controlled by the decentralized organization members


An idea for a new iteration of the World Wide Web based on blockchain technology, which incorporates decentralized concept

Blockathon's Journey

Form a team

If you come alone, you can find your teammates

Build your project!

Application & Submission via

Open : Mar 19, 2022 at 10:00 P.M. (UTC +7)

Closed : Mar 31, 2022 at 10:59 A.M. (UTC +7)

Blockathon Demo day

April 1, 2022 at 10:00 P.M. (UTC +7)

Winners announced!

April 2, 2022 at 10:00 P.M. (UTC +7)

The winner joins as a speaker at Block Mountain CNX 2022

April 9, 2022


The winner will be showcased to VCs globally @Block Mountain CNX 2022

Who can participate ?

The Blockathon is open to hackers or developers worldwide who are interested in the Blockchain ecosystem. While participants can apply as an individual or as a team (Up to 5 participants).


  • A pitch deck of maximum 15 pages exclusive cover page and appendix. (English Only)

    • Guideline for pitch deck

      • Problem

      • Your product

      • Value proposition

      • Market analysis

      • Implementation plan

      • Financials

  • A pitch video of maximum 5 minutes which presents what you do.

  • Upload your materials on Google drive / Github only!. Submit the links via Typeform.


Eligible submissions will be evaluated by a panel of judges. The scores from the judges will determine the potential winners of the applicable prizes. The Entrant(s) that are eligible for a Prize, and whose Submissions earn the highest overall scores based on the applicable Judging Criteria, will become potential winners of that Prize.

  • Functionality 30%

    • Assessing the feasibility of implementation

    • Assessing the relevance and effectiveness of recommendations

    • How easy the system is to use

  • Novelty 30%

    • Provide a never-heard-before masterpiece idea

  • Potential impact 15%

    • Your project impacts the blockchain system

  • Composability 15%

    • Your project have the ability of decentralizing the app

  • Completeness and Accuracy 10%

    • Cover all the tasks and deliverables

      • A pitch deck of maximum 15 pages exclusive cover page and appendix and a pitch video of maximum 5 minutes which presents what you do.

        • Deck created to a professional standard (e.g. formatting)

        • Appropriate visualization and structure of information

        • Team’s verbal delivery and professionalism

        • Flow of presentation and consistency of message across the team

Judges & Mentors

Supachai Parchariyanon

CEO & Co-Founder

Matthew Badalucco

SeaX Ventures

Evan Spytma

CEO & Co-Founder

Richard Robinson

Animoca Brands

Dan Tran

Global Business Director

Jon Russell


Kun Peng

Stanford Blockchain Club

Tascha Punyaneramitdee

Alpha Finance Lab

Suppakrit Boonsat

the Thai Digital Asset Association

Dan Clarke

Consultant and Angel Investor

Marut Chumkuntod

CEO & Founder

Proud Limpongpan


Viriya Reungwai

Athena Global

Sathapon Patanakuha

SmartContract Blockchain Studio

Sponsors & Contributors

Media partners

EVENT (Upcoming)

Blockathon is officially partnership with Block Mountain CNX 2022

More information.


The top 3 finalists will receive the cryptocurrency tokens. The winner receives 0.05 BTC and a chance to present in Block Mountain 2022 at Chiang Mai (CNX), Thailand. The 1st runner-up receives 0.5 ETH. And the 2nd runner-up receives 5 Solona.

Anyone around the globe

You can apply as an individual or as a team (Up to 5 participants).

The whole competition will be held in English.

No. Only one person from each team needs to fill in an application form. The registration completely succeeds when a representative gets the confirmation email.

No need. You can create a new idea or present your innovative ideas on existing projects.

Novelty 30% Functionality 30% Potential impact 15% Composability 15% Completeness and Accuracy 10%

No, it’s free!

The submission will require Pitch deck, Demo Video, Prototype link, Project description, Team name and a list of your teammates.

The Block Mountain CNX 2022 is an event that disseminates knowledge about Blockchain technology, digital assets innovation and related technology. The Blockathon is officially a partnership with Block Mountain CNX 2022. So, the representatives of the winning team of our Blockathon will showcase their project to entrepreneurs, investors and participants in the event for 5 minutes.

RISE is a leading Corporate Innovation Powerhouse based out of Southeast Asia. With the mission to lift up 1 percent of GDP of this region, we work closely with Fortune 500, large family businesses, and government agencies across the region to help set up and scale innovation initiatives from outside and within the organization. We are known for Global Accelerator Program, Intrapreneur University, Venture Builder, and Corporate Innovation Summit - Asia’s Largest Experiential Conference. We have been creating the global ecosystem for corporate innovation with a network of more than 400 corporations, 10,000 startups, and over 20,000 corporate innovators and partners in 40 countries around the world, contributing to a combined impact of over US$2 billion.

SeaX - Southeast Asia Exponential Ventures is a Deep-tech VC fund investing globally in early-stage companies with game-changing “exponential” technologies. Our focus areas are Blockchain/Web3, Foodtech, Biotech & Life Science, AI, Robotics, Quantum Computing, and Sustainability Tech. We leverage RISE's relationship with over 400+ listed companies, MNCs, and huge family businesses in Southeast Asia to explore business opportunities together with our portfolio companies.