Georgia State University Fall Hackathon, HackGSU!

WHAT IS HACKGSU?

hackGSU is the Hackathon hosted by the GSU Computer Science Department's ACM & IEEE student organizations. 100% free of charge, Lots of Food, $$ Prizes $$. This semester, hackGSU will be a 500+ participant event taking place from November 3 - November 5.

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?

All university students*! You do not have to be a computer science major to participate in the competition! If you're someone who is willing to learn and wants to take a shot at changing the world, no matter what your field is, you definitely belong here.

WHERE WILL IT BE HELD?

Georgia State University, Aderhold Learning Center
60 Luckie Street, Atlanta, GA 30303

SCHEDULE

For a full schedule, please check HackGSU.com

Current Schedule:

        ===Friday, November 03===
        5:00 PM Early Check-in Begins / Late Registration
        6:00 PM Check-in
        7:00 PM Dinner
        7:30 PM Opening Ceremonies
        8:30 PM Hacking Begins
                Idea Mixer / Team Forming
        9:00 PM Workshop A: Getting Started with HTML and JavaScript
        10:00 PM Workshop B: Getting Started with iOS
        11:00 PM Workshop C: Workshop C: Building Serverless Architecture
        11:30 PM Snack

        ===Saturday, November 04===
        9:00 AM Breakfast
        10:00 AM Snack
        12:00 PM Lunch
        3:00 PM Snack
        7:00 PM Dinner
        11:30 PM Snack

        ===Sunday, November 05===
        9:00 AM Breakfast
        9:00 AM Submit to Devpost / Hacking Ends
        10:00 AM Hack expo (Science-Fair-Style Judging)
        11:30 AM Finalist Demos
        12:15 PM Closing/ Award Ceremonies

*Late Registration requires individual pre-approval 

I HAVE A QUESTION ...

Please feel free to check out our FAQ at HackGSU.com or email us at hackathon@cs.gsu.edu for any questions you have!

View full rules

Eligibility

All university students are welcome to register!  You do not have to be a computer science major to participate in the competition! If you're someone who is willing to learn and wants to take a shot at changing the world, no matter what your field is, you definitely belong here.

I'm in highschool and I would like to attend ...
We'd love to see you. Please email us at hackathon@cs.gsu.edu, so that we can coordinate the parental permissions that you'll need! If you're local to Georgia, please register!If you're not from Georgia, please register, and make sure to drop us a note so that we can help reimburse travel expenses (while funds last)

How to enter

  Who can participate?

All university students! You do not have to be a computer science major to participate in the competition! If you're someone who is willing to learn and wants to take a shot at changing the world, no matter what your field is, you definitely belong here.

I have a question ...

Please feel free to check out our FAQ at HackGSU.com or email us at hackathon@cs.gsu.edu for any questions you have!

Judges

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Dr. Robert Harrison
Georgia State University

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Judging Criteria

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