Attention developers!

We invite the brightest technical minds in India to come up with new age, technology-led innovative ideas where you will use cloud strategies to build the apps of tomorrow on the Microsoft Azure platform.

Gear-up for the most exciting in-person, 6-city hackathon where you will walk into the world of thinkers and creators and build apps that augment human capabilities and experiences, while unleashing the strength of Microsoft Azure.

What is in store for you?

9.00 am - 10.30 am

Breakfast & Registration Begins

10.30 am - 11.00 am

Introduction. Followed by initial context setting conversations

11.00 am onwards

Hackathon begins

Working Lunch

3.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Mentor Checkpoint (Mentors are allotted to the participants and mentors score the participants on the basis of scoring parameters)

Short Break

4.15 pm - 5.00 pm

The top 5 ideas are pitched to the panel of judges

5:00 pm onwards

Winner announcement

Six city in-person hackathon. Build to shape the future with Microsoft Azure.
Choose your challenge now.


Envision the future of banking and insurtech. What are the likely challenges and how is the customer's need evolving? Deliver a resilient, secure and scalable fintech app on Azure that will help the naivest customer make the best investment.



What's the one eCommerce solution that will be a game-changer in the eCom industry? Build a solution on speed, scale and the CX and build this solution on Azure.



Sustainability is no longer an environmental challenge. It is now a societal challenge impacting the whole value chain. Use your app building skills to build innovative solutions that can contribute to sustainability in industry, irrespective of size, and deliver impact towards a greener planet.


Developer Velocity

Help developers get from idea to code to cloud in the fastest and most secure way with the Microsoft developer toolkit.


Learn from Mentors

Be inspired by Microsoft Subject Matter Experts who will guide you on how to leverage Microsoft Azure to supercharge innovation strategies and accelerate your hack velocity.

Vivek Sridhar Senior Cloud Advocate

Vivek Raja P S Data Scientist
NexStem | CortexBCI Inc.

Divya Perumal Cloud Solution Architect

Khushi Saxena Incoming SDE
UBS and Research | Intern @DRDO, Delhi

Nilesh Shinde Associate Consultant
KPMG AzDev Lead

Rakesh Varade Customer Engineer FastTrack

Sarthak Jain Head of Community

V Roshan Kumar Patro R&D intern
Woosong University | South Korea

Veronica Srivastava App Innovation Specialist

Anirudh Raghunath Product Manager
Azure Arc Kubernetes

Ashirwad Satapathi Associate Consultant

Bhargav Meka Bhargav Meka_Senior Solution Specialis
Digital and App Innovation

Bikramjit Debnath Director, Digital & App Innovation

Gandhali Samant Director CSA
Digital and App Innovation

Garima Kukreja App innovation Specialist

Kunal Chandratre Senior Cloud Solution Architect

Mandira Anand_Director Partner Technology

Murugesan U_Cloud Solution Architect
Azure Apps & Infra

Nish Anil Senior Program Manager

Omkar KulkarniProduct Manager
Arc enabled Kubernetes

RamMohan J V Azure Hybrid Specialist
Global Black Belt Team

Satish Kamalchand DadhaPrincipal Solutions Specialist
Digital & App Innovation, Microsoft Azure

Deepthi AnantharamSr Partner GTM Manager

Anuraj Parameswaran
CTO, Socxo Solutions Pvt. Ltd

More Mentors to be announced soon.

Rewards & Recognition

  1. INR 50,000/- to the winner, INR 30,000/- to the first runner up & INR 20,000/- to the second runner up in each city.
  2. An FRA Branded T-shirt shall be given to all the selected participants who join us on the day of the event.
  3. Certificate of Participation to all the participants who join us on the day of the event.
  4. $200 Azure Cloud Credit Coupons to all the participants who join us on the day of the event.
  • INR 30,000/-

    First runner up

  • INR 50,000/-


  • INR 20,000/-

    Second runner up

Get started with Microsoft Azure to build

Microsoft Azure enables you to build on your terms. With Microsoft Azure, you can build applications using the languages and tools of your choice and deploy your AI models. Whether you want to leverage prebuilt models, build custom models with code-first or code-free experiences.

Frequently asked questions

The Future Ready App Hackathon is open to all technologists, freelancers and folks from the professional developer community who are above 18 years of age.

No, its completely free of charge.

This event is six city in-person Hackathon and an on-ground event.

You will receive an email confirmation sent to the email address provided by you at the time of registration, after you have submitted your registration and it has been vetted the concerned team.

Refreshments and working lunch will be provided during the 8-hour duration of the hackathon.

Please email all your queries to