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01/30/2018 09:00 AM01/30/2018 02:00 PMEurope/ParisDown South Hack 2018Mahinda Collegesurfedgeinfo@downsouthhack.comfalseMM/DD/YYYY
Please note that only current school students from any school will be eligible to take part in the event. Age does not matter, effort matters.
Do you have the Craze to code your way through a problem? Dreaming techie innovations? Now you can STOP dreaming and turn your dream techie ideas into reality! Gear up to the ultimate hack attack with Down South Hack 2018!
Down South Hack 2018 will be the First & Biggest Challenge Driven, IT oriented, Innovation based Hackathon organised by a School in Down South till date. Held concurrently to Odyssey ’18, Inter-school ICT Competition and Convention, this ambitious programme aims at creating a new type of successful entrepreneurs in the domain of Information and Communication Technology as well as core technology area.
Web Team MCG in collaboration with Dialog IdeaMart is excited to unleash the ultimate event ‘Down South Hack 2018’ which will be held in two decisive phrases as outlined below.
1. Prehack – Jan 19th at Dialog Head Quarters and Jan 16th at Science Auditorium, Mahinda College.
2. Hackathon – Jan 30th at Mahinda College
Down South Hack 2018 will ensure that the most energetic, talented and vibrant students compete to strive towards excellence in programming, designing, developing, and also engineering. This event will empower the competitors’ analytical and logical reasoning, quick and accurate decision making, creative innovating and also presentation skills to bring about their innovative idea or product to the market.
As the scale of this competition is unprecedented, we will focus only on making absolutely necessary facilities. Participants are expected to co-operate with the coordinators, IdeaMart and Hackathons.lk.
Down South Hack will provide an opportunity for student teams to brainstorm, design, build and demonstrate innovative Prototype based solutions for a real world problem.
You are supposed to come up with an idea and then invent a prototype and afterwards you have to demonstrate it on the competition day. Down South Hack competition is an event like a Hackathon for all design-loving school students which will recognize students who will have the potential to achieve landmarks in User Experience Design in the near future.
Entering Down South Hack is an opportunity to be acknowledged as we are ready to reward prizes worth over 250 000 LKR and participation certificates. This contest is expected to help and inspire school students to improve their creativity and design abilities as future user experience designers.
Prehack- Jan 19th at Dialog Head Quarters and Jan 16th Mahinda College Gale Olcott hall