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Simon Fraser University

10285 University Dr

Surrey, BC V3T 0N1

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The CSSS presents to you Fall Hack 2021, a hackathon dedicated to learning, creativity, and making something ridiculous.

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Location:

SFU Surrey Sustainable Energy Engineering building

SFU SEE Building Google Maps

or online (All presentations will be streamed on Zoom)

Covid:

Your BC Vaccine Card showing participant is fully vaccinated and photo ID will be required.

Masks must be worn at all times except when eating/drinking

Administration:

You and your group will be assigned a room (max 25 people per room) in the SFU Surrey SEE Building.

Non SFU Attendees:

Sadly this year we will only allow SFU students to participant in the hackathon.

Theme:

The theme will be announced during the opening presentation.

Price:

Free!

Prizes:

1st Place: $400

2nd Place: $300

3rd Place: $150

Most Interesting Creation: $150

Qualifications:

NONE! Don't have experience with programming or hackathon-ing? No worries, it's the perfect place to learn!!

Teams:

You may work individually or be part of a team. Teams need to be decided at signup! Teams will be specified as a part of your signup.

Max team size is 5.

Groups can be formed using the CSSS Discord https://discord.gg/uu5kGXdrFt . Just make a comment asking to join a group or reply to a group asking for people to join their group!

Rules:

Submissions will be an SFU WebSurvey where 1 team member will provide the link to a public repo on GitHub or equivalent site.

Submission MUST include a README.md with:

  • Build and run instructions
  • Names, SFU emails, Github (or equivalent)

Submissions:

Submissions will be done through an SFU WebSurvey which will be emailed out to participants. Submissions will include a list of group members, team name, project name and project link (GitHub, Gitlab, Bitbucket, etc. )

Schedule:

09:30 AM - 10:00 AM = > Opening presentation (Zoom) (Optional, theme and information will also be emailed out)

10: 00 AM - 07:30 PM => Hack Time (Spend as much of this time as you like working on your project)

07:30 PM - 08:30 PM => Demo Presentations (Zoom) (Optional to attend and present but recommended)

Communication:

More details including Zoom links will be emailed out closer to the event.

We've also create a few discord channels in our server for the event where you can ask questions or look for teammates: https://discord.gg/uu5kGXdrFt

Questions?

Email: csss-exec-current@sfu.ca

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Simon Fraser University

10285 University Dr

Surrey, BC V3T 0N1

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