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June 2019, San Francisco, USA –  Bytom public blockchain  announced its launch of 2019 Bytom Global Dev Competition during the New York Blockchain Week this May. Since the announcement, teams from the US, India, Venezuela, Zambia, Taiwan have registered.  Sign up  will continue until August 2nd, 2019.
Following the success of the  2018 Bytom Global Dev Competition  that was held in Hangzhou China, Bytom has chosen to continue the competition this year. The  2019 Bytom Global Dev Competition  final will be held in San Francisco, this August. This dev competition aims at finding more technology talents, strengthening Bytom’s development capability, and enhancing Bytom’s sustainable open-source ecosystem.
A Basket of Rewards
To incentivize brilliant developers across the globe to participate,  2019 Bytom Devcon  is offering a prize pool of almost 100,000 USD, as well as support in fundraising, incubation, technical development, and media exposure. Teams entering the final round will compete for one first prize, two, second place prizes and three third prizes. The award for the first prize winning team is as high as  $30,000 USD equivalent in BTM tokens.
Last year Bytom’s global dev competition attracted almost  100 Dev teams  from the US, South Korea, Europe, and China.  16 teams  ended up being selected for the final round and shared a prize pool of  2 million BTM tokens . Bytom-based projects developed by participating teams included a decentralized digital asset swap platform, a river management system, a database for drivers and cars, a block browser and many more.
Bytom public blockchain  is an interactive protocol of multiple byte assets. Heterogeneous byte-assets (indigenous digital currency, digital assets) that operate in different forms on the Bytom Blockchain and atomic assets (warrants, securities, dividends, bonds, intelligence information, forecasting information and so forth) can be registered, exchanged, gambled and engaged in other more complicated and contract-based interoperations via Bytom.
First Prize * 1:  30,000 USD  equivalent BTM
Second Prize * 2:  10,000 USD  equivalent BTM
Third Prize * 3:  5,000 USD  equivalent BTM
Recognition Award * 10:  3,000 USD  equivalent BTM
Registration:  May 14 th  to August 2 n d
Preliminary:  August 3 rd  to August 7th
Final and roadshow:  August 24 th  and 25 th
For the individuals category, the code should be open-source and the team members should not exceed five people. For the enterprise category, open-source is not required but the final product must be more complete. The competition guidelines are as follows:

Each participant group should include no more than  5 members . Individual participants can team up freely, but every one can only join one group and cannot enter the competition repeatedly.
Entries must be completed independently. No cheating or infringement of intellectual property is allowed. Entrants failing in doing so will be disqualified.
Projects must be built on Bytom ecosystem or Bytom smart contract.
Entrants must submit projects developed based on Bytom. After being reviewed by the Organizing Committee, it will be selected to enter the competition for further improvement.
Before a submission is closed, entrants can keep improving their projects, but cannot change the topic. The final entry should be based on the latest version submitted before the submission deadline. (If there are important reasons that cannot be submitted before the deadline, please contact the official in advance, but no later than  August 8 th , so as not to affect the official final list.)
Entries must be submitted in the prescribed form. Otherwise, they will be phased out directly. Please upload your codes on GitHub.
Anyone belonging to the organizers of the event and members of judgement cannot take part in the competition.

Judging Criteria
Blockchain Value, projects must

Be based on Bytom API or Bytom smart contract
Utilize the advantage of blockchain technology
Showcase the indispensability of blockchain technology


Have proper coding and good functioning
Work stably and efficiently
Have security design

Commercial Value

Have high commercial value
Be applicable to commercial adoption


Be more creative than industry average projects
Have higher performance than industry average projects


Good UI
Easy to use

Project Submission
Referral Award
Anyone who recommends an overseas team to enter the preliminary successfully will be eligible for a reward of  500 USD equivalent BTM . If that team enters the final round, the referrer could get extra  500 USD equivalent BTM.
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Media Contact
Contact Name: Yi Ren
Contact Email:  [email protected]
Bytom is the source of this content. Virtual currency is not legal tender, is not backed by the government, and accounts and value balances are not subject to consumer protections. Cryptocurrencies and tokens are extremely volatile. There is no guarantee of a stable value, or of any value at all.
Disclosure: This is a sponsored press release

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