Learn. Build Community. Create.

Come out to Brooklyn and hack out of a 25,000 square foot warehouse! We want to encourage collaboration between students, artists, and developers and anybody else interested in learning and creating.

Register here

The event will be hosted at Pioneer Works in Red Hook and there will be food provided by some of the best local food trucks and restaurants. There are no limits to what you can build - mobile apps, web apps, hardware hacks - anything you want!

We'll have prizes for hacks that address certain community issues, several company sponsored prizes, and overall grand prize for best hack.

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Eligibility

Participants: Individuals interested in building and expressing themselves through technology

 

Requirements

You are free to create whatever you want. However, keep in mind the prize categories.

 

Prize Categories:

Community Development

Red Hook Transportation

Coastal Awareness

Most "Awesome" Hack

How to enter

Friday, April 18

7pm - 8pm - Registration/Meet Other Hackers!

7pm - Dinner - Pizza Moto!

8pm - 9pm - API presentations

9pm - Pitch Ideas->Find Teams->Start Hacking!

10pm - Learn to Code AKA Make Flappy Bird presented by MakeGamesWithUs

Saturday, April 19

12am - Midnight Surprise Snack!

7am - Breakfast!

12pm - Lunch - Snap Truck!

2:30pm - Submit hacks to HackerLeague

3pm - 4pm - Demos

4pm - 4:20pm - Judges Deliberate

4:30pm - Winners Announced and Prizes Awarded!

 

Judges

BBQ Dave

BBQ Dave
Pioneer Works

Stacey Mulcahy
Microsoft

Judging Criteria

  • Creativity
  • Innovation
  • Community Building