Hackathon 2018

 

This is a 24-hour event hosted annually by the College of Architecture Diversity Council

Who is invited to participate? Students, faculty and staff from all disciplines are welcome.

What is it?  A 24-hour interdisciplinary competition that addresses diversity-related challenges.

Teams of up to 8 people will compete for a total of $5,000 in prize money. Open data from a variety of public sources can be used to address the Challenges. Teams are welcome to produce solutions in any medium. Past participants have produced a variety of projects, including  apps, prototypes, visualizations, art, music, and installations. Participants will have access to the woodshop, Maker Space, studio space, and printing.

Participation is free, but registration is required. T-shirts and food are included for free! Please register early to guarantee your t-shirt on the day of the event.

Stay updated through this Devpost Website and the Facebook event!

Friday, February 2nd - Saturday February 3rd

Time
Activity
Location

4:00pm

On-site registration

Geren Lobby, Langford B

5:00pm

Kick-Off Presentation

Geren Auditorium, Langford B

5:30pm - 7:30pm

Brainstorming, Team-building, Workshops

Geren Lobby, Langford B

7:00pm

Dinner

Geren Lobby, Langford B

7:30pm onwards

Hacking

Langford A (3rd floor studios, GIS Lab,;1st floor Maker Space)

11:00pm

Snacks & Coffee

Langford A, 3rd floor studios

7:00am

Breakfast & Coffee

Langford A, 3rd floor studios

11:00am

Snacks

Langford A, 3rd floor studios

1:00pm

Lunch, Show&Tell sign-up

Langford A, 3rd floor studios

Before 2.45pm

Upload files on DevPost (submission page will expire at 2.45pm, no late submissions)

online

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Show&Tell

Geren Auditorium, Langford B

4:00 - 4:30pm

Survey | Judges deliberate

Geren Auditorium, Langford B

4:30-5:00pm

Awards Ceremony

Geren Auditorium, Langford B