Welcome to the ninth biannual HackRU, hosted at Rutgers University by USACS, the Undergraduate Student Alliance of Computer Scientists!
Schedule can be found here: http://tinyurl.com/hackruf15sched.
- Main Lounge and Multipurpose Room - Floor 2 - Main hacking area, ceremonies, food
- Red Lion Cafe - Floor G2 - Tech Talks, additional hacking space
- Room 411AB - Floor 4 - Additional hacking space
- Room 411C - Floor 4 - Reserved for sleeping
- Lion's Lounge - Floor G2 - Reserved for sleeping
- 2:00PM - Type- and Resource-safe C++ (without overheads) with Bjarne Stroustrup of Morgan Stanley
- 2:50PM - An introduction to building webapps, geared towards first-time hackers with Eddie Zaneski of Twilio
- 3:30PM - Accelerate your hack with Firebase - Real-time App in 5-minutes with Ray Tsang of Google
- 4:00PM - AT&T Dev Program and APIs Lightning - Chief Technology Disruptor, Spondon Dey, of AT&T
- 4:10PM - Hack on Google Cloud Platform - Infinite Possibilities with Ray Tsang of Google
- 4:50PM - Hacking NES Games with Sam Agnew of Twilio
Check out the Morgan Stanley challenge here: http://tinyurl.com/morganstanleychallenge
Remember to check the Slack at http://hackruix.slack.com for updates!
If you are not in the Slack, please notify an organizer or volunteer and fill out this form: http://tinyurl.com/hackruslack
Check out the New Brunswick Office of Innovation here: http://innovatenb.org
Students who have registered for HackRU and checked-in to the event are eligible to participate. As per MLH regulations, all hackers must currently be a student or have graduated within the last school year.
All projects MUST be submitted to DevPost by 11:30AM on Sunday, October 4th.
Participants MUST print and sign this waiver to be allowed entry. Anyone under 18 MUST have their waiver signed by a PARENT or GUARDIAN.
$4,792 in prizes
$1,024 and Dell Venue 10 tablets courtesy of MLH and Dell.
Best Rutgers Hack
Best Hardware Hack
Best First Hackathon Project
Best Solo Hack
Best Morgan Stanley Challenge Hack - Morgan Stanley
-Overnight trip to NYC and visit to Morgan Stanley
-Choice between upcoming Oculus Rift consumer version and PrintBot 3D printer
Best Designed Using Behance API - Behance
1 Year Adobe Creative Cloud Subscription
Best Financial Hack - Prudential Financial
$100 Amazon Gift Cards
Best Health Hack - Merck
-1st Place: iPad Mini 4
-Runner Ups: Skullcandy Hesh 2 Headphones
Best Use of MongoDB - MongoDB
$50 Amazon Gift Card + chance for a free trip to MongoDB World 2016
Best Use of Twilio - Twilio
Wearable Sleeping Bags
Best Use of SendGrid APIs - SendGrid
Linode: Best Use of Linode Services
Raspberry Pi 2s
Best Use of Bloomberg Data - Bloomberg
Parrot Mini Drones
Best Use of Amazon Web Services - MLH/Amazon Web Services
1TB Hard Drives
Best Use of Domain.com - MLH/Domain.com
Domain.com Swag Bag
Best Pebble Hack - MLH/Pebble
Best Command Line Hack
New Brunswick Office of Innovation Challenge
Best use of Google APIs
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
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