Hackathon Weekend
Friday, April 20th 2018

5:30pm      Doors Open for Registration (Gallery)

5:30pm      Free Agent Team Match Session (2nd Floor)

6:00pm      Welcome Address | Whim & MEDC PMBC (Gallery)

6:10pm      Sponsor Address | Bedrock VP of Marketing

6:15pm      Local Makers & Emerging Local Brands

6:30pm      Global Fashion Industry & Innovation Trends

6:45pm      Overview of Hackathon Problem Statements

7:00pm      Hackathon Begins (2nd Floor)

7:00pm      Sponsors Networking Event (Gallery)

12:00am      Hackathon Sign-off

Saturday, April 21st 2018

9:00am      Hackathon Day 2 – Doors Open!

10:00am      Mentor Check-in

12:00pm      Lunch (provided)

3:00pm      Mentor Check-in

6:00pm      Dinner (provided)

12:00am      Hackathon Day 2 – Signoff

Sunday, April 22nd 2018

 9:00am      Hackathon Day 3 – Doors Open!

10:00am      Team Submission Deadline

11:00am      Judging Begins

12:00pm      Lunch (provided)

12:00pm      Top 3 Finalists Announced

3:00pm      Hackathon Winners Announced

3:15pm      Closing Statements

Additional Information
  • All teams must submit their final team name and list of team members by 10:00pm on Friday, April 20th.  Note:  Detroit Center for Design + Technology will close the doors at 12am on Fri & Sat night, but this doesn’t mean teams have to stop working.
  • All teams and their members, must be present at the venue at least once on Saturday, April 21st, 2018.  Failure to appear shall result in disqualification.
  • All teams must be present at the venue for all proceedings on Sunday, April 22nd, 2018.
  • Final projects and pitch presentations must be submitted by 10 AM EST on Sunday, April 22nd, 2018.
  • Teams must be ready to present their project to the judges at 11:00 AM for the Semi-Finals.  Judges will visit each team and teams will have the opportunity to present and demonstrate their projects to the judges only.
  • The top 3 teams will have the opportunity to pitch their projects in front of the audience and judges, with the winner announced at 3:00pm EST.