W E L C O M E TO C R A PAT HO N HELS I NK I Sanitation Hackathon by World Bank
TO P I C S TO DAY What? How? Why? Schedule. Your questions.
W HAT I S HAC K AT HO N? ! “An event in which programmers, designers and business people collaborate intensively on software projects.” Typically lasts between a day and a week in length. Lots of energy drinks involved. Outcome: working prototypes, mockups and demos.* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hackathon
HOW ?1. Ideation and sharing your own ideas2. Selecting the most interesting ideas3. Implementing the selected ideas4. Presenting the implemented ideas (= prototypes, demos, mockups)5. Awarding the best prototypes, demos and mockups6. Hack marathon is over, par ty on!
W HY ? To learn stuff.To make new & innovative stuff. To have fun!
S C HED ULESaturday10:00 - 10:30 Breakfast served & networking10:30 - 11:30 Inspiring talks11:30 - 12:30 Presenting your own ideas12:30 - 15:00 Lunch & forming the teams15:00 -> Let the hacking begin!Sunday10:00 - 10:30 Breakfast served10:30 - 12:00 Hacking & energy drinks!12:00 - 12:45 Lunch break12:45 - 18:30 Hacking & Dinner & energy drinks!18:30 - 19:30 Presenting the hacks19:30 - 20:00 Voting & selecting the TOP 3 hacks20:00 -> Afterpar ty in the downtown (not mandatory)
Your questions? Thanks! Kalle Tiihonen Twitter: @firstname.lastname@example.org