Hack Midwest 2015: Join Hundreds Of Developers & Build Awesome Apps In 24 Hours & Win Prizes!We’re extremely excited to announce Hack Midwest – 2015 edition!
Hack Midwest (presented by The Disruption Institute) is a hackathon in Kansas City which brings developers, designers and CS students together for a 24 hour code-fest focused on building awesome apps for a chance to win prizes!
Join hundreds of software engineers, designers and computer science students on July 18th & 19th at Johnson County Community College!
What Is A Hackathon?
Aside from the incredible energy that just can’t be described, it’s a fantastic way to learn & grow!
It’s all about just shipping.
Join hundreds of software developers, designers and CS students that just as passionate about building things on July 18 & 19th at Johnson County Community College!
How Does A Hackathon Work?
- Review APIs [ API Page ]
- Come up with idea you can hack in 24h using 1 or more of the listed APIs (you can use non-listed APIs too)
- Find a team of up to 5 (or work alone)
- Build/Hack for 24h
- Demo for a chance to win AWESOME prizes!
- Get mad props from fellow coders & the community
Questions? Read our FAQ/Rules
What Could Happen At Hack Midwest 2015?
At past Hack Midwest – several awesome things have happened!
Here are just a couple of highlights:
The parking app “Where Da Spot” won “best design” & got recognition from Mayor Sly James:
— Mayor Sly James (@MayorSlyJames) June 13, 2012
In addition to the API partner prizes, we’ve also added a couple of Special Award categories (won’t be announced until the event). An example might include “Best Open Source app”. These aren’t tied to usage of a particular API.
Make sure to keep checking back for updates as we continue to add more!
- Doodler 3D printing pen
- Up to (5) Syma X1 Drones
- Up to (5) FitBark (Dog Activity Monitors)
- Up to (2) Shot Trackers
- Star Wars Lego set
- Ticket package(s) to our incredible Compute Midwest tech conference this fall in Kansas City!
- ..and more
For more info go here
Get your ticket!
Make sure you register today!
Save $$ by registering today, don’t wait till the last minute!
Your registration includes food/drink all weekend!
So developers, what are you waiting for? Don’t miss out on the opportunity: space is running out…register today!!