Welcome to the University of Louisville’s annual student hackathon!

MUST BE REGISTERED ON EVENT WEBSITE TO QUALIFY FOR PRIZES

10:00 AM  Check-in begins
11:30 AM  Opening ceremony    
12:00 PM  Hacking begins/ Team building event
12:15 PM  Workshop: How to Use the City's Open Data for Your Project, hosted by the Mayor's Office
1:00 PM    Lunch sponsored by Texas Roadhouse    
2:30 PM    Workshop: Agile and Importance of Team Collaboration, hosted by Kindred Healthcare (team building exercises included)
4:00 PM    Workshop or panel: TBA
5:00 PM    Funtivity: Slideshow Karaoke 
7:00 PM    Dinner    
8:00 PM    Funtivity: Paint n' Sip
9:00 PM    Funtivity: Trivia
9:30 PM    Swag drop
10:00 PM  Game room opens
12:00 AM  Midnight snack sponsored by Insomnia Cookies
8:00 AM    Morning yoga hosted by Kindred Healthcare
9:00 AM    Breakfast (Panera bagels!) sponsored by Cullen Hacker
11:00 AM  Start submitting projects to Devpost
11:30 AM  Lunch sponsored by Papa John's
12:00 PM  Hacking ends/ Judging begins
2:30 PM    Closing ceremony/ Awards
3:00 PM    Go home and sleep!!!

View full rules

Eligibility

High school, university, and code school students and recent graduates are eligibie to participate in DerbyHacks with valid school and/or government-issued ID.

Requirements

Please have all projects submitted by Sunday, September 8 at 12:00PM EST to qualify for prizes.

Judges

Shayne Hemminger

Shayne Hemminger

Dr. Wei Zhang

Dr. Wei Zhang
UofL CECS Chair

Josh

Josh
Kindred Healthcare

Pam

Pam
Kindred Healthcare

Nicole

Nicole
Kindred Healthcare

Judging Criteria

  • Technical Complexity
  • Usefulness
  • Originality/Creativity
  • Polish
  • Presentation