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Hack for a Cause: Philippines

Nov 16, 2013 6:00PM to Nov 17, 2013 6:00AM

Hack for a Cause: Philippines is a 12-hour hackathon composed of individuals or teams of developers with the goal of helping create IT solutions in addressing pressing issues for Yolanda/Haiyan operations. By the end of the 12th hour, the solution must be ready to ship and will be launched for everyone's use. This hackathon is supported by Facebook, DevCon, Rappler, AGSX, and Exist.

 

VENUES

Exist TechBar (Manila), 5/F Orient Square Bldg, F. Ortigas Jr. Road, Ortigas Center, Pasig City.

Parking options here: http://goo.gl/9co4lq

Exist TechBar (Cebu), i1 Bldg., Asiatown IT Park, Lahug, Cebu City, Philippines

 

RAPPLER CHALLENGES

(1) Tracking Aid Money,
(2) Mapping of Damaged Areas,
(3) Complement Rappler's Project Agos to get off the ground:

http://www.rappler.com/move-ph/39654-solving-crisis-big-crisis-data
http://www.rappler.com/rich-media/43075-yolandaph-help-map-criticial-report-agos
http://www.rappler.com/move-ph/39489-project-agos-climate-change

 

SPECIFIC CHALLENGES

See Google Doc: http://goo.gl/DiOew4

 

WHAT WILL BE PROVIDED:

  • Extension chords
  • Food/Drinks
  • Tables/Chairs
  • Internet Access

 

AVAILABLE SUPPORT

 

HASHTAG

#Hack4aCausePH

 

HEADS UP!

We will be using Hackathon.io to house projects details built in this hackathon.

This event is made up of the following sub-events:

Where & When

Hack for a Cause: Philippines (Manila) - Exist TechBar (Manila)

5/F Orient Square Bldg
F. Ortigas Jr. Road, Ortigas Center, Pasig City

Nov 16, 2013 6:00PM to Nov 17, 2013 6:00AM

Hack for a Cause: Philippines (Cebu) - Exist TechBar (Cebu)

i1 Bldg., Asiatown IT Park, Lahug, Cebu City, Philippines

Nov 16, 2013 6:00PM to Nov 17, 2013 6:00AM

Schedule

  • 5:30pm: Registration
  • 7pm: Opening from organizers and cause leads
  • 8pm: Team Lead Huddle: get aligned
  • 10pm: Team Lead Huddle: 1st progress report
  • 12am: Product show and tell: get inspired, and midnight snack
  • 2am: Team Lead Huddle: Midway point – refine the MVP
  • 4am: Team Lead Huddle: Smash roadblocks and reallocate talent
  • 5am: QA
  • 6am: Ship and Demo. No PowerPoint!
  • 7am: Breakfast

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