ICStar Hackathon ” Robotic Process Automation ” 2020

In last April 2020, PT. ONE (Orbit National Education) which a part of IDStar Group are held a Hackathon Competition which is held online with a RPA theme (Robotic Process Automation). Supported by a big company that focused on the RPA sector, UiPath. ICStar Hackathon also supported by banking companies such as Bank BCA, Bank Mega, and Adira, so it can collect all the college students in the 7-8 semester and the fresh graduate from Information and Technology Major, Information System, and Industrial Technique from 27 Universities in Indonesia. The purpose of this ICStar Hackhaton Competition 2020 is a bridge in responding to problems that hinder the movement of education with the industrial world. So with this event, we hope it can increase the spirit of the nation’s children and can prepare them all to enter the workforce. The partnership with all the companies is hoped to help speed up the recruitment of all the participants in ICStar Hackathon and they also can directly be hired by the companies.

ICStar Hackathon itself are held in 5 months which consist in 3 phases. Starting in Phase 1, Phase 2, and Phase 3, they’re all competing to achieve the 1st place in ICStar Hackathon that are held online for the first time in Indonesia. So that from 286 participants in phase 1 would be selected in phase 2 until the remaining 66 participants consisting of 22 teams that has to fight to continue their battle in ICStar Hackathon Final Showcase in Phase 3.

Until the end, September 2, 2020 ICStar Hackathon Final Showcase are held LIVE via Zoom and Youtube who’s watched more than 3000 people to watch the last 6 teams who are the finalists and has to battle to achieve the 1st place in this competition. The six teams include: Study Wars, reCaptcha, URobo Thar, Ganther, Blue Navy, and PandoraBots.

ICStar Final Showcase was so intense, all the teams have 31 minutes to presenting and done their demo from RPA that they already made during the competition. After presenting the result from each teams, there would be a jury whose gonna gave them their feedback. Other than decisions from the jury, all the audience could also gave their vote to their whiz team which can influence the final results of the assessment of each team.

Until the end, the 1st Place of ICStar Hackathon 2020 is achieved by Study Wars team which consist of Anwar, Salma, and Muthia whose got a IDR90.000.000 cash, not only that, Principal UiPath also gave them $1000 caused of the proudness of ICStar Hackathon. the 2nd place is achieved by Blue Navy team which consist of Adi Januardi, Hamdi Hidayat, and Norma Irkham whose can bring a IDR45.000.000 cash, and for the 3rd Place is achieved by Pandora Bots team which consist Wahyu Ade Pratama, Salma Pratiwi, and Rio Gabriel Sinaga whose got a IDR15.000.000 cash.

All the happy, sad, and anxious feelings are combined when all the participants of ICStar Hackathon 2020 join the competition. With this, ONE Indonesia is proving that the existence of the Covid-19 pandemic does not a barrier to presenting the stars generation who will become a nation’s next generation. Hopefully, this competition can work up the spirit of all the nation’s next generation in order to keep strive for the betterment of the nation, Indonesia.