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ADDIHacks

About ADDIHacks

Join more than two hundred developers on the hackathon which will be organized by American digital diversity initiative.


Hackathon takes place during the weekend of February 8-10, 2019 at the University of California, Long Beach, USA. More information about the programming contest you'll find here. All registered participants will fight for multiple awards by creating solutions that will help to develop our cities and future work.


Prizes

Take part in ADDIHacks, show your project and win one of the following prizes!

  1. 1st place $3,000

    Cash prize

  2. 2nd place $1,500

    Cash prize

  3. 3rd place $500

    Cash prize

  4. Top collegiant team $1,500

    Cash prize

Schedule

Find out what awaits you on the weekend full of hacking!

Friday

9:00 PM
Registration Opens
6:30 PM
Opening Remarks
7:00 PM
Hacking Begins | Dinner is served
11:30 PM
Wrap-up
12:00 AM
Doors Close

Saturday

7:00 AM
Doors Open | Registration Begins | Breakfast is Served
8:30 AM
Registration & Breakfast End
8:45 AM
Speaker Remarks
9:30 AM
Hacking Begins
12:00 PM
Lunch is Served
12:45 PM
Lunch Ends
1:00 PM
Hacking Continues
6:00 PM
Dinner is Served
7:30 PM
Dinner Ends
11:30 PM
Wrap-up
12:00 AM
Doors Close

Sunday

7:00 AM
Doors Open | Breakfast is Served
8:30 AM
Breakfast Ends
12:00 PM
App Submittal Deadline | Lunch is Served
12:45 PM
Lunch Ends
2:30 PM
Presentations
5:00 PM
Awards Announced
6:00 PM
Hackathon Ends | Doors Close

How to participate in ADDIHacks?

  1. Assemble a team of 2-6 members and register for the hackathon here.
  2. Bring your idea and work on it on Feb 8-10 at the California State University, Long Beach, USA.
  3. Win awesome prizes worth more than $6,500!

Challenges

These challenges will wait for you on ADDIHacks!

  • Future of work

    • Provide opportunities to advance workers' digital skills by introducing such technology as A.I., online learning platforms, blended learning models. It will help to create the digital workforce needed to meet the demand of our digital innovation economy. Incorporate present digital platforms such as youtube or codeacademy to rapidly increase workforce skills and create innovative mentorship opportunities.
  • Smart transportation

    • Introducing solutions to develop personal and business travel thanks to the Internet of things, smart sensors, Autonomous vehicles and innovative transport platforms such as Uber or Lyft to reduce congestion and take care of pollution. In other words, improving the quality of life of people living in cities.
  • Community safety

    • Think about solutions to improve communication with public security agencies. Use social media platforms to raise the quality of cooperation between law enforcement agencies and social groups. Develop mobile technology to speed up response time to requests from public safety agencies.
  • Civic engagement

    • Work on solutions to improve relationships between society and government organizations by using social media platforms and cloud-based communication platforms such as Twilio.

Reasons to participate

  • 01 Reason

    Meet many interesting people!

  • 02 Reason

    Add new project to your CV!

  • 03 Reason

    Face the challenge!

  • 04 Reason

    Create a valuable solution!

  • 05 Reason

    Show your skills!

Where and when

Where?
California State University
1250 Bellflower Blvd Long Beach,
USA
When?
February 8-10