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2016 Hack for a Cause: Eugene Theme: Downtown Livability

February 12, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - February 14, 2016 @ 2:00 pm

Attention whitehats, students, developers, coders and thinkers: Finally, A HACKATHON RIGHT HERE IN EUGENE!

We’re challenging you to use your powers for good and improve downtown livability in the most creative way possible. Oh yeah…and you only get 48 HOURS to do it!

CREATE far outside of the box, where the rules no longer apply.

CONTRIBUTE to the greater good.

CULTIVATE your talent and improve your community.

COLLABORATE with digital creatives, community organizers, and civic leaders.

COLLECT a cash prize by developing tangible solutions to seemingly intagible problems.

Here are the challenges the community has put forward at Hack for a Cause:

First Friday ArtWalk – app
Parcade Arcade – game
Downtown tech promotional video – 30 second video
CoderDojo – website
Downtown wayfinding – app
I heart Red Hats – mobile interface
Envision Eugene 2021 – art instilation prototype
Full Challange Details:
The 2016 Hack for a Cause is sponsored by:

Lane Workforce Partnership, XS Media, Lunar Logic, KLCC, Downtown Eugene Inc., Bitforest, CodeChops, Downtown Athletic Club, University of Oregon, Trusted Technology, City of Eugene, SWEDCO, CoderDojo, and Sizzle Pie Pizza.

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Twitter Hashtag: #hack4cause

Have questions about Hack for a Cause? Contact Technology Association of Oregon


February 12, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
February 14, 2016 @ 2:00 pm
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Downtown Athletic Club
999 Willamette Street
Eugene, OR 97401 United States
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