The 2018 7th ANNUAL NYUAD HACKATHON FOR SOCIAL GOOD IN THE ARAB WORLD

Hackathon 2011 – Program

Thursday October 27, 2011

International Arrival
Cristal Hotel

Friday October 28, 2011

Day 1: Downtown Campus

Time Title Description
8:00 am –
8:35 am
Breakfast At hotel; buses to DTC leave at 8:35
9:00 am –
9:50 am
Welcome and Opening Remarks; Q/A Panel Q/A Panel: Best software practices, open source, accessibility, startups, coding for social good, team work and collaboration
Break
10:00 am –
10:50 am
Interactive-Workshop Shawn Van Every:
Mobile development for smart phones (Android)
Break
11:05 am –
12:00 pm
Interactive-Workshop David Hutchful: Mobile Apps using Java (j2me) and ivr System for Voice Functionality
12:00 pm –
1:00 pm
Lunch
1:00 pm –
1:30 pm
Interactive-Workshop Maha El Choubassi: Augmented Reality
1:35 pm – 2:20 pm Interactive-Workshop Thierry Sans: Web Security
Break
2:30 pm – 3:20 pm Interactive-Workshop Mohammad Khatib: Python AppEngine Development and J-Query
Break
3:30 pm – 4:20 pm Interactive-Workshop Arjun Venkatraman: Low-tech Development and Voice Functionality
Break
4:30 pm – 5:05 pm Interactive-Workshop Mutaz Qasem: Agile Software Development
5:05 pm – 6:00 pm Interactive-Workshop Jeremy Johnstone: HTML 5
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Dinner
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Pitch Pitching ideas and the finalizing of teams

Saturday October 29, 2011

Day 2
Coding (Team-determined Schedule)

Sunday October 30, 2011

Day 3: Downtown Campus

Time Title Description
8:00 am – 6:30 pm Coding (Team-determined Schedule)
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Public Event: Building Apps for Social Good in the Arab World (Q/A) Innovations, startups in the Arab world, coding for the social good
7:30 pm – 8:40 pm Presentations Students demo their applications, 5 minutes per project
8:40 pm – 9:00 pm Judging Winning apps announced
9:00 pm – 11:00pm Party

Event Details

Date: 
October 28-30, 2011 
Arriving on Thursday October 27th and Leaving on Monday October 31st.
Location:
New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) Downtown Campus 

Contact Us

For questions or comments, please email us at nyuad.hackathon@nyu.edu.

If you are a member of the media and have a query about the Hackathon, please contact Public Affairs at nyuad.public.affairs@nyu.edu 

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