Hyderabad Hackathon: Tech for Good

Date: September 13, 2014
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Venue: Microsoft India (R & D) Pvt.Ltd. – Building 3, MPR-1,2,3, Gachibowli, Hyderabad – 500028

REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED.  THANKS FOR THE OVERWHELMING RESPONSE. Hackathons are an intensive collaboration of women computer programmers and software developers in a local area to code and work on projects with social impact.

The Hyderabad Hackathon’s theme is Tech for Good, and will be a forum for women to learn and build their coding skills, as well as to work with senior developers.

The event is intended to challenge experienced coders, while providing a learning opportunity to women new to coding. Participants should leave with a sense of accomplishment and be better prepared to take on real challenges in the world technology.

This Hackathon will be conducted over two rounds. Qualifying rounds are conducted in various cities (regional Hackathons), and finals will be held in Bangalore during the Grace Hopper Celebration India.


8:00 – 8:30 a.m.: Registration, Networking

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.:Welcome and Introduction

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.:Formation of Teams and Idea Generation

10:00 – 10:15 a.m.: Tea /Coffee Break

10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.: Application Realization

12:15 – 1:00 p.m.: Lunch

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.: Application Prototype Building

3:00 – 3:15 p.m.: Tea / Coffee Break

3:15 – 5.15 p.m.: Presentations

5:15 – 6:00 p.m.: Concluding Remarks

We look forward to your participation!