Canada's Largest Hackathon - University of Waterloo
Hack the North (Fall 2014) can be found at hackthenorth.challengepost.com
Welcome to Hack the North, the Canada's Largest International Hackathon! We hope you're as excited as we are for an awesome weekend! After the Friday night kickoff, all teams are allowed to begin working on their apps. Once your app is complete, we ask that you produce a video demo of your app and post it on Youtube or Vimeo. You can then submit your app and accompanying video using the above Submissions tab (which will appear after you hit the Register button). All submissions must be in by 10:00 a.m. Sunday morning.
- Teams can have a maximum of 4 members (all members must be physically present at Hack The North)
- Platforms (iOS, Android, Web / Mobile Web, Mac, Windows, hardware hacks)
- Must include both submission and video demo
- Must select which sponsorship prizes you are going for
How to enter
Only current students in University or High School who have been accepted to Hack the North are eligible to make submissions.
President, Y Combinator
Partner, Y Combinator
Director, Thiel Fellowship
Co-founder, A Thinking Ape
Co-founder, Big Viking Games
Lona Alia Duncan
Founder, Style Lend
What type of technical challenges did the group deal with? How technically did they dive here?
How unique and innovative is the demo?
How useful is this demo based on the problem they are trying to solve?
How good is the visual design and interaction experience?
Are you blown away by what you see?