Join us at the Think Big Partners for the 2nd Annual Techweek Kansas City Hackathon
Techweek is proud to host a 24-hour hackathon - join developers and hackers for an all-day frenzy of fun, camaraderie and coding. At the end, each team will have created an entirely new application that they will showcase to a panel of judges in the hopes of being crowned the winners!
- 11:45am on Saturday: Hackers arrive
- 12:00am: API workshop
- 1:00pm: Hackers begin working, lunch is served
- 7:00pm: Dinner is served
- 9:00am Sunday: Breakfast is served (we'll have snacks on hand during odd hours)
- 10:00am: Pencils down for hackers, no more coding. Hackers sumit work
- 10:15am: Presentations begin
- 11:45am: Winners & prizes announced
- 12:00pm: Event concludes
$5,280 in prizes
Grand Prize Team will receive a $2000 Cash Prize (up to 4 members)
4 Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition Quadcopters
Techweek Executive Level Tickets (2)
Grand Prize Team (4) and Runner-Up Team (4) members will receive a Techweek Executive Ticket to a 2016/2017 city of their choice ($150 value)
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
- You must be 18 or older to participate in the challenge.
- Teams can consist of one but no more than four.
- Teams of eligible individuals can enter.
- Teams of eligible individuals may enter on behalf of a company, non-profit, and other legal entities may enter.
- What to create: functioning software application; demonstration video; screenshots
- Platforms: iOS; Android; Mobile Web; Web; Mac Desktop; Windows Desktop; Cerner HL7 FHIR® Standard API
Gabe Henkes - Software Architect
Captain Code For Kansas City
Managing Director at KC Digital Drive
Senior Software Engineer
Are you solving a real problem in an interesting way? You are not required to explain how your app makes money, unless that is part of the problem you solve.
How will did you present?
How much progress did you make on your application?