April 22-23, 2017

HAkron 2017 is underway! Check out the Devpost to see prizes/challenges!


The University of Akron's first 24-Hour Hackathon, built and organized entirely by students

Can't stay for the whole 24 hours? Totally okay, come for as long as you can, we would love to have you!

Features of HAkron 2017


Mentorship

1:4 Mentor:Hacker ratio

Prizes

Cash top prize! Along with prizes from Tiny Circuits, and more!

Venue

The Bit Factory - A new startup incubator in the heart of downtown Akron

Giveaways

We're raffling off an iPad Pro just for showing up!

Parking & Bit Factory Map


Schedule of Events


Saturday, April 22

10:30 amDoor opens! Eat breakfast, play games!

11:00 amHackathon Museum

12:00 pmKeynote Speaker + Opening Ceremonies

01:00 pmHacking begins!

01:00 pmLunch - Old Carolina Barbeque

01:30 pmBiomimicry Talk - Stephanie Pierce

03:00 pmAndroid Development Workshop - Thomas Eynon

04:00 pm"How to Build a Website" - Kyle Trussler

05:00 pmNodeJS Basics - Dylan McIntyre

06:00 pmDinner - Spaghetti Warehouse

07:00 pmSmash Bros. Melee Tournament

08:00 pm"How to Get an Internship at The Big 4" - Noah Wagner

09:00 pmMLH Cup Stacking

10:00 pmPing-Pong Tournament!

11:30 pmVim Tutorial - Emerson Cloud

12:00 amMidnight snack & iPad Pro raffle winners!

Sunday, April 23

08:00 amBreakfast - Breakfast Burrito Bar

12:00 pmLunch - Jimmy John's

01:00 pmHacking ENDS! Register & Submit your projects to Devpost

01:30 pmJudging begins

03:30 pmJudging ends!

03:30 pmClosing Ceremonies

FAQ


Partners


Sponsors


Are you one of these sponsors and plan on being at the event? Click here to learn more.

Contact Us


Have specific questions? Want to sponsor or volunteer? Email us!

uahakron@gmail.com