After two days of Hackathon, the jury composed of top management members from BGL BNP Paribas and externals gave SnapSwap the second prize at the local competition of International Hackathon, held in Luxembourg. During this event, SnapSwap built a personalized and customized mobile application for BGL BNP Paribas based on their own application programming interface (API), with the support of experts from compliance, mobile banking application and marketing departments, to allow fully automated account opening in less than six minutes, enhancing the user experience.
SnapSwap will enter the second stage of the competition by joining BGL BNP Paribas offices for a 10-week working phase from September 2017. Snapswap will have the opportunity to convert its work into a viable product and integrate it into the BNP Paribas environment. The solution will be presented in Paris during the Demo day, held on 1st of December, 2017. The finalist of the Demo Day will receive a prize and will have the chance to meet the top managers from BNP Paribas group.