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

Hackathon 2015 – Program

The event begins on Friday with an orientation and welcome, lightning API Talks, and then moves onto “open mic” pitches for ideas and team selections on Friday evening. On Saturday and Sunday, teams will develop their applications. On Sunday evening, teams will present their applications to a panel of experts during a public event.

Thursday April 9, 2015

Arrivals
8:30 – 10:30pm Welcome Reception at Karamna Restaurant in the hotel

 

Friday April 10, 2015

Day 1: NYUAD Saadiyat Campus Conference Center (A6)
Time Title
7-8:30am Breakfast at hotel
8:30am BUS TO NYUAD DEPARTS FROM HOTEL. PLEASE BE IN THE LOBBY BY 8:15
9-9:15am Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:15-10am Lightning API Talks
10-11am Social Good Themes Presentation
11-11:10am Break
11:10-11:50am Ideation Part 1
11:50am-12:30pm Ideation Part 2: Pitching ideas, Feedback, and Voting
12:30-1:30pm Lunch
1:30-2pm Team Formation
2-2:45pm Finalizing of teams and team meetings
3-6:30pm Coding
Team Determined Schedule
6:30-7:30pm Dinner
7:30pm Depart for Grand Mosque Visit
8pm Bus departs for hotel
10pm Last bus from NYUAD to hotel

 

Saturday April 11, 2015

Day 2: NYUAD Saadiyat Campus Conference Center (A6)
Time Title
7:30-8:30am Breakfast
8:30am BUS DEPARTS TO NYUAD FROM HOTEL
8:30am-6pm Coding
Team Determined Schedule
Noon – 1:00pm Lunch
6-7pm Networking Dinner Reception with Angel Rising Investors
8pm Bus from NYUAD to hotel
10pm Last bus from NYUAD to hotel

 

Sunday April 12, 2015

Day 3: NYUAD Saadiyat Campus Conference Center (A6)
Time Title
7-8:30am Breakfast
8:30am BUS DEPARTS TO NYUAD FROM HOTEL
8:30am-2pm Coding
Team Determined Schedule
Noon-1pm Lunch
2pm Submit all files related to your project (Teams should submit the project code, presentation, text me file describing project and code).

Test Rehearsal in Conference room with Advising committee ( 5 minutes per team)
5:30-6:30pm Team Presentations (Public)
Building Apps for Social Good in the Arab world
Presentations with application demo (5 minutes per project)
6:30pm Judging
7pm Winning Apps Announced
7-10pm Reception
10pm Bus from NYUAD to hotel

Monday April 13, 2015

Departures

Event Details

Date:
April 10-12, 2015
Arriving on Thursday April 9 and Leaving on Monday April 13.
Location:
New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) Downtown Campus
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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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