What is a hackathon?
Yes, you can capture and collect emails directly within email lists with no extra cost, or integrate with MailChimp.
Am I eligible to participate?
In order to participate, you must be a current student based in New York City. High school students are eligible to participate!
All attendees will also be asked to register through our Devpost prior to the event.
Do I need prior experience?
Nope! This hackathon is open to students with all levels of coding ability. We'll also be hosting workshops to help you learn more about CS.
Is this an individual event?
This is a team event! After the opening ceremony, we will have a theme introduction and group creating session to help form teams.
Are there prizes?
Yes! Prizes can be found on our Devpost. All participants will also receive swag.
Raffle prizes will also be made available.
What is the general timeline or schedule of the event?
The full schedule for the hackathon will be released in early July.
The hackathon will last from the morning of August 6th until the end of the day, August 7th!
What is the schedule (Day 1)?
9:00 AM Check-in and breakfast.
10:00 AM Opening ceremony!
10:30 AM Team forming and icebreakers.
11:00 AM Hacking begins!
11:30 AM Livecoding with Mike Swift.
12:00 PM Lunch and Fireside Chat with Jad Esber, CEO and Founder of Koodos
2:00 PM Wireframing Workshop
3:00 PM Build a Sneakerbot
4:00 PM Interview rooms open.
6:00 PM Dinner
7:00 PM Gaming Tourney
9:00 PM Nap Rooms Open
10:00 PM Movie Screening
12:00 AM Midnight Snack
What is the schedule (Day 2)?
9:00 AM Breakfast and coffee.
10:00 AM Echo 3D Workshop.
12:00 PM Lunch and Fireside Chat with Reggie James, Founder+ CEO @ Eternal
3:00 PM How to Present, Use Devpost, etc.
4:00 PM Project submissions due and hacking ends. Judging begins (expo style)!
5:00 PM MLH Slideshow Karaoke
6:00 PM Dinner and movie screening.
7:30 PM Closing Ceremony!