Call For Problem Solvers!|
Looking to inspire & challenge #innovators, #developers, creative thinkers, & #entrepreneurs in New York, we are excited to use #ArtificialIntelligence, #MachineLearning & other #tech to solve public, community & civic society challenges.
Are you concerned about issues related to #SocialDistancing? #DigitalDivide? Small businesses trying to survive through New (ab)normal challenges?
Join us at the Second Annual Hackathon, as the key activity of our Hudson Valley Tech Festival.
HVTechFest 2020 - Youth Virtual Hackathon
* Igniting Entrepreneurial Spirit
* Empowering with Technology
* Elevating brains, Elevating Lives
We will work together to address Social Distancing & Digital Divide challenge
Sign up to the Hackathon: https://hvtechfest.com/hackathon!
If you think of starting a startup, HVTechFest #Hackathon would be the best for #DesignThinking & #ideageneration phase. It serves your #startup #proofofconcept & #Problem-Solution testing.
Teams have to submit a digital artifact / prototype demonstrating Problem-Solution proposed. We will mix hi-tech & low-tech functions & match each team with professionals to help deliver a prototype & a pitch deck.
Day of Schedule & time commitment expected:
Friday October 23, 2020
Kickoff & introducing the problem: 2:00-2:30PM
Design Thinking warm up: 2:30-3:00PM
PitchFest 3:00PM - 3:30PM
Teams forming: 3:00-3:30PM
Empathy Mapping 3:30-4:00PM
Technology to Use 4:00-4:30 PM
Talk Time for Sponsors: 4:30 - 5PM
Begin Hacking: 5PM
Saturday October 24, 2020
Cease Hacking: 2:00PM
Keynote talk: 2:00PM
Submit Projects: 2:30PM
Intro & Welcome Judge: 2:30-2:45PM
Demos & Presentations: 2:45-4:30PM
Judge Deliberation: 4:30-5 PM
Award Ceremony: 5PM
Celebration & networking: 5:30PM