TC Sponsors MCCS Hackathon

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Marist College Computer
Science Hackathon

Sponsored by Technically Creative

April 29th to May 1st - Student Center Music Rooms

THEME

Utilizing Technically Creative Oversight Controls application (provided by a VM image or a Docker image), develop a new module/Process. For example:

 

  • Geo-Location, identifying events (activities, news., local events, etc.) near me or by location.
  • NAR process to ID content being passed through to append “classifications”.
  • Photo content classification – image content recognition process.

RULES

  1. Develop at least 1 module/processor from scratch
  2. Concept presented with slides and/or flowchart
  3. Judging: Clarity, passion, detail, and functionality
  4. Maximum of 3 people per group

PRIZES

First Place: All team members will be given interviews with Technically Creative (TC). TC has committed to providing a paid internship to at least one member of the first-place team. Additionally, first place will receive $100 Mobil gift cards and TC Tumblers.

 

Second Place: $50 Mobil gift cards as well as TC Tumblers

 

Third Place: $25 Mobil gift cards as well as TC Tumblers

FRIDAY

APRIL 29, 2022

5:00 PM – OPENING CEREMONY

Hackathon Kickoff Presentation

  • Brief MCCS Introduction
  • Brief Technically Creative Introduction
  • Theme Overview
  • Food, Judging, and Prizes Overview

SATURDAY

APRIL 30, 2022

ALL DAY – GAME JAM

Drop by Marist Game Society’s 12hr Game Jam in the Student Center River Rooms. A good way to take a break, and there will be Super Smash Bros! 

 

2:00 PM – NETWORKING EVENT

Live networking and Q&A session with Technically Creative employees. Learn about the company and more! 

SUNDAY

MAY 1, 2022

CLOSING CEREMONY

Hackathon Closing Team Presentations and Judging

  • Acknowledgements
  • Each team will present (10 min maximum).
  • Judging (15-30 min, depends on the # of teams)
  • Last minute Q&A

WINNERS

Congratulations to the 2022 Marist College Computer Science Hackathon winners!

 

Technically Creative has committed to providing a paid internship to at least one member of the first place team.  We look forward to seeing what creative technology you will add to the world!

 

Winners: Gabriel Arnell, Brian Coppola, Joshua Seligman, Alex Badia’

 

Judges: Cameron Tidd, Brad Lamitie, Shailaja Kaderu

 

Organizers & Support: Mike Wagner, Chris Amatulli, Jason Csencsits, Leo McDonough, Jumin Shrestha

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