To support the development of Web 3.0 and blockchain in South Korea, MAP Protocol and Waterdrip Capital will jointly launch MAPO Seoul Hackathon(Omnichain Dev competition) to bring more resources and financial support to more high-quality Web3.0 startup projects, accelerate the development of Web 3.0 in South Korea.


  • The official hackathon runs from 6 May to 31 May, 2023.

  • Project Submission Dates: May 06 - May 24@ 11:59 pm (GMT+9)

  • Demo Day Participants Announcement : May 25th

  • Online Demo Day for oversea projects: May 27th-May 28th

  • Offline Demo Day & Hackathon & Closing Ceremony: May 31, 2023

On the morning of the first day of the activity, we will invite 2-3 industry veterans to share with us , such as how to make Pitchdeck, economic model and product design.

Apply To Participate In The Hackathon

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About MAP Protocol

MAP Protocol is an omnichain layer for Web3 that offers 100% Nakamoto Style cross-chain communication with zero priviledged roles. Built on Light-client and zk-SNARK technology, MAP Protocol can connect both EVM and non-EVM chains, providing public chains and dApps with the omnichain infrastructure they need to thrive. MAP Protocol has zero priviledged roles during cross-chain verification process, minimum gas fee cost, wide chain coverage, instant confirmation, and developer-ready omnichain SDKs, making it one of the most innovative and cost-effective cross-chain solutions in the market.

About Waterdrip Capital

Waterdrip Capital is a venture capital firm founded in 2017 by a group of forward-thinking Chinese blockchain pioneers. Our focus is on investing in various blockchain start-ups, empowering them with multiple resources, and working together to build a future-oriented decentralized world.

About Particle Network

Particle Network is a leading provider of comprehensive solutions for Web3 application development. Our products include a secure Authentication and Wallet-as-a-Service Middleware powered by Multi-Party Computation, enabling developers to integrate authentication and wallet management functionalities into their applications with ease. We also offer a one-stop NFT solution and Node & Data Service, simplifying the process of building and operating decentralized applications. Our Middleware has demonstrated remarkable results in boosting new user conversion rates, increasing it from 15% to 95%.

About Alibaba Cloud

Alibaba Cloud, founded in 2009, is a global leader in cloud computing and artificial intelligence, providing services to thousands of enterprises, developers, and governments organizations in more than 200 countries and regions. Committed to the success of its customers, Alibaba Cloud provides reliable and secure cloud computing and data processing capabilities as a part of its online solutions. In January 2017, Alibaba Cloud became the official cloud services partner of the Olympics.

About Afflux

Afflux is a Web3 incubator based in Singapore, with subsidiary branches in Europe and North America. It was established by a group of crypto investors, entrepreneurs, and university professors.

About MetaTrust Labs

MetaTrust Labs is a trusted name in the world of Web3 BUIDL. Our cutting-edge R&D capabilities and a team of over 130 skilled security researchers in Singapore enable us to provide a comprehensive suite of fully automated security solutions for Web3 applications.

Our range of services includes AI Security Scanning, Security Audits, Security Monitoring, and Open Source Smart Contract Templates. We offer fast, accurate, and cost-efficient solutions through every stage of the software development lifecycle to help builders develop secure Web3 applications with ease.

At MetaTrust Labs, we are committed to building trust in Web3 by providing unparalleled security solutions that safeguard your digital assets and protect your business from security threats. With our advanced security solutions, you can focus on building innovative Web3 applications without worrying about security risks.

Choose MetaTrust Labs for top-notch security solutions that deliver peace of mind and help you build secure Web3 applications.

Judges list

  • JamesXYC,Core Dev @ MAP Protocol
  • Peter Pan, Cofounder @ Particle Network
  • Gran Kim,CEO of Seoul Maeil Daily News
  • Mary Ma, MixMarvel Cofounder,Rangers advisor
  • Kevin,Dev Eco @ MAP Protocol
  • James Qu, CTO @ Platon
  • Chris Na , 나서정, Alchemy Pay Advisor
  • Maria, DoraHacks Korea
  • Tracy, Managing Partner @ Waterdrip Capital
  • Joann,CEO @ Afflux
  • TY, Global BD Head @MetaTrust Labs
  • Q Li, Partner @Ticker Capital
  • Johnason,Co-Founder @ LBank
  • Owen.H, CTO @ Credit Scend
  • Harvey Kim @ DWF Labs
  • Victoria, CMO @Goldentreenews
  • Jay, NFTGO
  • Chess, Hogwarts Labs&QuestN CEO