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#hack4good 0.6 in Kraków 12-14 September!


September 8, 2014

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Come and join #hack4good hackathon! Let’s meet! Register on Eventbrite.

#hack4good 0.6 starts on Friday 12th September at 6 p.m. It will run for the next 48 hours and it is going to be transmitted online on a spreecast and google hangouts on air. Our awesome friends from Hub:raum Kraków will host us at their space!

It is the second #hack4good in Kraków. About first you can read on preparations post and my relation about hack4good post.

What we want to achieve?

We want to collect UI/UX designers, programmers and people with ideas together and help them create projects. We’ll be hacking and coding for 48 hours to create apps & solutions that can change the world! Hack4good is about solving real world problems. We involve local non-profit organizations to work with. We prepared challenges and want them to be solved.

Topics

The topics of this edition are catastrophic climate change, environmental protection, sustainability and energy efficiency, consumer behaviour, public awareness and more.

We prepared for attendees a chance to think on ideas like saving water, power at home, encouraging buying of local produce, reducing unnecessary consumption, promoting recycling, clean transportation, monitoring road & air quality, responding & alerting on crisis events.

Agenda

Friday
18:00 – 18:30 – Registration
18:30 – Presentation – About hack4good
19:00 – Presentation – Wojtek Zając – Accessibility. How can you make a difference through taking care of web accessibility in your project?
19:20 – The teams formation, challenges choices.

Saturday
Coding!
17:00 – Discussion panel with Ecois.me

Sunday
16:00 – creating presentations for prepared projects
17:00 – presentations, judging

Judging

The best applications from all will be awarded. Prizes become from generous sponsors like: Estimote and sms API.

What we provide

#hack4good provides meals, energy drinks and water, access to the internet, stationary tools for project planning, possibility of use our partners API and a huge dose of positive energy for participants :)
If you are worried about accommodation bring your sleeping mat and sleeping bag. Enjoy being with us!

Together with Jan Kraus, Marcin Grochowina and Lidia Cibor we were working hard on making it happen.
We have updated our page at . Previous edition is available at hack4good.pl/0.5.
We are posting important informations on facebook page, twitter and google+. All current information you will find on that channels.
If you have any comments for the event in Kraków or ideas for a new challenges please write to krk.hack4good at gmail.com.

Sponsors

We want to thanks our sponsors:
j-labs, softnauts, creativestyle, codete, estimote, sms API and also our private sponsor who is the participant of #hack4good 0.5 in Kraków :)

Partners

hub:raum, Kraków Miastem Starupów, marketingmobilny.

Our API partners:
sms API, estimote, freshmail.

Big thanks for promotion also to WebMuses, Rails Girls Silesia, Inicjatywa Jestem Informatyczką, GeekGirlsCarrots Kraków, Mikstura.it.

See you at the hackathon!