Version 24
    Music Tech Design Challenge

      About This Challenge

      Terms and Conditions

      The Posters

      Overview Video

      Kit List


    The element14 Hack Camp at Music Tech Fest Berlin

    50 selected artists, hackers, makers and developers will be provided with tools they need to build new ways of interacting with music.

    Register for #MTF 2016


    Grand Prize Includes:

    Music Tech Festival Experience




    Music Tech Fest is a three-day arts festival and creative space where participants share and "develop new formats of musical performance and expression." It is billed as the 'festival of music ideas'.

    MTF presents technological innovations and artistic experimentation, performance, new inventions, commercial application...



    And a $100 Gift Card to Google Play or iTunes



    Runner Up  Prize Includes:




    For guitarists everywhere who appreciate great style, versatile tone with more power, and excellent value, the Standard Stratocaster HSS is an elegant and affordable classic with a great combination of traditional design and contemporary features, including a huge-sounding humbucking bridge pickup. Time-honored Fender style and performance-minded modern upgrades don’t have to break the bank, and this model delivers the best of both in an instrument ideal for Stratocaster players everywhere at every level.



    And a $100 Gift Card to Google Play or iTunes



    Third Prize Includes:

    GoPro HERO4 SILVER Music Bundle


    HERO4 Silver / Music

    • The Jam (Adjustable Music Mount)
    • Jaws: Flex Clamp
    • Rechargeable Battery (for HERO4)
    • SanDisk Extreme® 32GB microSDHC™



    And a $100 Gift Card to Google Play or iTunes


    All Challengers who submit a completed Project will receive a $100 Gift Card to

    Google Play/iTunes

    (Grand Prize, Second Place and Third Place winners will receive the gift card as stated above).




    GoPro, Apple, and Fender are all Trademarks owned by their respective manufacturers/brands.  These companies are in no way involved in the Design Challenge and their products featured on this page is not an endorsement or sponsorship.

    In the event that any of these products is not available at the time of winner’s announcement, or if a prize is not eligible to be shipped to the physical location of the winner, element14 will make a good faith effort to substitute with a product of similar scope and value, at its own discretion.  Please see the Terms and Conditions.