MCIT Online Hacks
It’s time to build your portfolio, time to team up with friends …. It’s TIME for the Summer Hackathon!
72 HOURS OF HACKING
Begins 6:00 pm PST on August 22, 2019, and ends at 6:00 pm PST on August 25, 2019.
Thursday, August 22nd
- 07:00 pm: Hackathon starts
Friday, August 23rd
- 07:00 pm: Project proposals are due 24 hours after hackathon starts
Sunday, August 25th
- 07:00 pm: Hackathon ends
Sunday, September 1st
- 07:00 pm: Winners Announced
Note: All times are in PST timezones.
$75 in prizes
T-shirt by GitHub
T-shirt’s from GitHub for the winners
The Hackathon is open to current students enrolled at MCIT Online program at the University of Pennsylvania. Participation in the Hackathon constitutes Participant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Terms and Conditions (“Terms”). The term “you” refers to you, and may be used interchangeably with, the “Participant”.
- All members of the team have registered on DevPost and are added to the project submission.
- All submissions must have their repo on Github (the entire commit history must be present)
Senior Lecturer, University of Pennsylvania
Alumni, MCIT Program, University of Pennsylvania
Senior Manager, IT
Submitting a proposal on time. Share what you would like to accomplish with your team in this project and how will it contribute to the greater good. Drifted from the proposal? Submit a final reflection to justify design changes. (5 points)
How technically impressive was the project? Was the technical problem the team tackled difficult? Did the technology involved make you go "Wow"? (25 points)
Is the project creative, new and innovative? Is it something we already know or is the idea disruptive? (25 points)
How is the design and user experience of the project? Is it easy to understand and use? Is it intuitive? (25 points)
Is this a product that people will use in their daily lives or in the context it is intended? Will it make lives better? (20 points)