about 1 year ago

And the winner is...

The judges have weighed in, and our community has voted! Go to the SVCC Opportunity Hack gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the awesome submissions.

Even though the competition is over, you don't have to stop coding. Update your portfolio to inform your followers about new projects and get feedback from fellow hackers.

Questions?

We're here to help. If you have any questions about the hackathon, post on the discussion forum or email support@devpost.com and we'll respond as soon as we can.


about 1 year ago

A Giving weekend.. Special request

Hi,

To all you wonderful hackers who are going to join in in a few hrs for a weekend of giving. Thank you for giving your time and skills to some great causes. A few things to note..

  • Check in between 7.00 and 8.00 am at 2161 N.First St, San Jose. It is the building facing N.First street.
  • If you don't have a team that is fine, we will help you connect with others.
  • When you check in, check in for all your team members.
  • You will have a chance to interact with non-profits between 8 and 9. So prepare…

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about 1 year ago

Preparing well for an overnight hack

While you prepare for an impactful weekend at SVCC Opporutinty Hack where all of you are working hard to help non-profits, you should also prepare well to take care of yourself. You can find some tips here. To prepare consider packing a few things

  • A sleeping bag or blanket in case you need to nap. It can get really cold in large conference rooms.
  • An extra pair of clothes,
  • A tooth brush
  • Anything else you need to feel comfortable.

And lastly do not forget to bring your enthusiasm to the hack and HAVE FUN!! 

Questions?

We're here to help. If you…

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about 1 year ago

Join or Form a Team - How you ask? Simple..

We hope you are all getting excited to join us at the hack on Sat and tomorrow if you are registered for the pre-hack sessions. Some of you already have teams and some of you might still be looking for teams. If you already found a team, please feel free to create a separate channel for your team on SLACK. If you still haven't found one, don't worry, we can help. Join us on SLACK  and raise your hands and chat with others to form a team. And don't worry if that doesn't work either, we can still help. Just show…

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about 1 year ago

Sign up to Silicon Valley Code Camp

Thank you for registering for SVCC Opportunity Hack. This event is based on a partnership between Silicon Valley Code Camp and PayPal's Opportunity Hack.  I'm Peter Kellner and as the organizer of Silicon Valley Code Camp I'm excited to be partnering with PayPal in this hackathon for good causes.

Our event, the free Silicon Valley Code Camp, happening the following weekend (October 1-2) will provide the opportunity to showcase some of the best hacks of this weekend (we will have more information on that to share during the hackathon).  Whether or not you will be showcasing your hack at our event,…

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about 1 year ago

Wrong URl : Sign in to SLACK to complete registration  

 

Apolgies for the wrong url earlier. Please complete your registration to the hackathon by signing in to SLACK at http://svcc-opportunity-hack.slack.com/ You should've received an invitation already. If you haven't please reach out to info@opportunity-hack.org


about 1 year ago

Sign in to SLACK to complete registration

 

Please complete your registration to the hackathon by signing in to SLACK at http://svcc-opportunity-hack.devpost.com/ You should've received an invitation already. If you haven't please reach out to info@opportunity-hack.org


about 1 year ago

Sign up to Optional Pre-Hack Sessions

 

Based on the tremendous results from previous hack, we are inviting participants to join us to pre-hack workshops.

Optional Sessions Friday 9/23 

11.30 AM - 4.00 PM - Human Centered Design Workshop along with the non-profits to learn about how to focus on customers to create innovative solutions. Sign up here.

2.30 PM - 4.30 PM - Build integrated, scalable apps that take full advantage of natural language, cognitive data, analytics, and IoT  services - Sponsored and run by IBM. Sign up here

Questions?

We're here to help. If you have any questions about the hackathon, post on the discussion

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about 1 year ago

Sign up to Optional Pre-Hack Sessions

Based on the tremendous results from previous hack, we are inviting participants to join us to pre-hack workshops.

Optional Sessions Friday 9/23 

11.30 AM - 4.00 PM - Human Centered Design Workshop along with the non-profits to learn about how to focus on customers to create innovative solutions. Sign up here.

2.30 PM - 4.30 PM - Build integrated, scalable apps that take full advantage of natural language, cognitive data, analytics, and IoT  services - Sponsored and run by IBM. Sign up here

Questions?

We're here to help. If you have any questions about the hackathon, post on the discussion forum

Read more


about 1 year ago

Sign in to SLACK to complete registration

Please complete your registration to the hackathon by signing in to SLACK at http://svcc-opportunity-hack.devpost.com/ You should've received an invitation already. If you haven't please reach out to info@opportunity-hack.org