Mobitel hosted the first ever Google IO Extended Sri Lanka in 2013. Then the second event in 2014 concluded with resounding success accommodating over 3000 Google Enthusiasts. Hackathon was held successfully in 2015 for the third consecutive time at Trace Expert City - Maradana.
In parallel to the main Google IO event Mobile has conducted 36 hours hackathon session for the young developers and the event was based on the theme IoT solutions for the real word. Team Bit Masters was awarded as the Best Innovation Team and the Team Romankaarayo won the price for the App with the highest visual appearance and user friendliness. In addition Team Synergistics won the price for the App with the Highest Social Impact.Team Alpha Pack from Ananda College also received a special award for being the youngest team at Hackathon 2015.