1 Day, 120 Hackers - Bay Area High School Hackathon
MVHacks is a high school hackathon hosted at Hacker Dojo and organized
by Mountain View High School students. Both first time and more experienced
programmers will be gathered together to turn their dreams into realities.
07:30 - 08:15 Check-In
08:15 - 08:45 Opening Ceremony
08:45 - 12:30 Begin Hacking
12:30 - 01:30 Lunch
06:00 - 07:00 Dinner
07:45 - 08:00 Project Submission
08:00 - 08:30 Judging
08:30 - 09:00 Closing ceremony
Internet of Things (Microsoft)
Build a cloud-connected IoT device using MakeyMakey, Microbit, and Raspberry Pi
Build a Chatbot (Microsoft)
Build your first chatbot in less than an hour
Intro to Azure (Microsoft)
Build cloud applications using Microsoft's Azure platform
Introduction to iOS/Android Development (LeanGap)
Learn how to build your first iOS/Android app
Introduction to Web Development (LeanGap)
Learn how to build your first Web app
- High school student (student ID required)
- Teams: 1-4 people
How to enter
Sign up at http://www.mv-hacks.com
Mountain View High School
LinkedIn & Carnegie Mellon University
What is the current working state of your project at the end of hacking? That is the most emphasized area for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. Projects will be ranked using Gavel, an algorithmic comparison judging system developed by HackMIT.
How original is the idea? Did you solve any challenges in a creative way?
How friendly is the UI? Is it intuitive and easy to understand?
Does the project solve a solution to a real-world problem?