Hackathon

March 19-20 | from 03/19 @ 2.00pm to 03/20 @ 3.00pm
Polo Ferrari 2, room B103 & Hall
Department of Information Engineering and Computer Science - Via Sommarive 9 - 38123 Povo - Trento

The Hackathon (a blend of ‘hacker’ and ‘marathon’) is an event in which passionate young computer fans participate in a collaborative programming session. In this ninth edition of the ICT Days; the 22-hour marathon will test the talent and creativity of the contestants in making, testing and validating their projects. Open to all students from the ICT area at the graduate, master and PhD levels that belongs to an Italian University.

The event aims to challenge groups of students with programming experience to make use of their teamwork abilities and comply with the objectives set, while also having fun.

During the Hackathon opening, materials will be provided to the students (egg, data and documentation) and receive some scenarios related to the general theme of the challenge. With this setup, the students will be free to explore innovative solutions within these area.

Each group will consist of a maximum of 5 people, with max 50 participants.

The registration is reserved for students enrolled at the University of Trento, at the following link: http://bit.ly/2STWxXaThe registration deadline is March 7th, 2019 (at 13.00).

The results of the work will be judged by a jury of experts.

March 19

2:00pm Challenge presentation
3:00pm GO!
8:00pm Pizza break

March 20

8:00am Coffee break
1:00pm Stop!
1:30pm Lunch
15:00 Award ceremony

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