Win a Virtual Kotlin Course and JetBrains Space Subscription


Kotliners 2020 took place on Friday 5th June as a virtual event.

Garth Gilmour - Head of Learning at Instil presented on Using Kotlin To Create Kotlin to Teach Kotlin Within Space. Check back here for the official YouTube video in the coming weeks.

Win a 2 day Virtual Kotlin Course and JetBrains Space Subscription

To celebrate our first year of involvement, we are offering you the chance to win a 2 day virtual Kotlin delivery for you and up to 12 colleagues worth €4500. In addition, JetBrains will cover your Space organization plan commercial subscription for up to 12 users for a period of 6 months after Space official launch.

Competition Rules

  • You can enter the competition as an individual or a group.
  • You should submit a link to a public Git repository containing a Kotlin or Java project that you have written.
  • The project should take the form of an application which uses the Space HTTP

API. The UI of the application can be whatever you like.

  • The purpose of the application can be whatever you like, but the more creative

the better. For example, it could print a ‘star chart’ of which developers had made the most comments on code submitted to a particular project.

  • The applications will be judged based on 1) How well the functionality works 2) The creativity of the idea 3) The quality of the code

Further Competition Details

  • All material must be open source and publicly accessible
  • All entries must be submitted by Friday 26th June by 5pm (BST)
  • Submissions must be made in the format of an email to This email

must give the names and contact details of the entrant(s) and a link to a Git repository containing all the resources necessary to deploy and run the code.

  • An individual can only be involved in a single submission.
  • The winner will be notified on Friday 3rd July and announced publicly on social


  • The winner can build a bespoke 2 day Kotlin course, by selecting from any of the

relevant Kotlin outlines below.

  • The prize must be claimed and used within a **4 month period, 3rd July 2020 - 3rd

October 2020** (note that where possible, we will try to accomodate your preferred date, however this will depend on our availability).

Kotlin courses

Get In touch

For any questions relating to the competition, please get in touch by email. Good luck!

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