DATE

27-28th March 2020

Location

MNIT Jaipur

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HACK IN THE WEST

Welcome to Hack in the West.
A 30-hour hackathon where programmers, designers and inventors meet to code, design and build innovative and promising solutions to real world problems.
This is a venue for self-expression and creativity through technology.


It doesn't matter if someone is still making their first app or their 100th one. There are a lot of things to learn. This is an opportunity for programmers to boost their technical skills and also their ability to think laterally.
The only contraint is the time!



This year let the hacking meet the culture...

Prizes

1st

Rs. 10,000

2nd

Rs. 8,000

3rd

Rs. 6,000

Our Sponsors

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Frequently asked questions

  • As long as you are a student at any college and 18 years older, you are invited to apply for Hack-in-the-West.
  • The application process will close on 25th March.
  • We’re looking for people who "do"! Folks who are passionate enough to work on crazy world-changing ideas. Think of real time industrial problem which can have a huge impact in everyone's daily life. Tell us how you plan to solve the problem. We’ll get to know more about your abilities from the past projects, GitHub profile, participation/awards in other hackathons.
  • Zero. Zip. Zilch. Nada. Nothing. Admission to Hack-in-the-West is completely free, thanks to our sponsors! We'll provide you with a weekend's worth of schwag, drinks, snacks and a place to crash when you need a break from coding.
  • Yes! This hackathon is strictly a team competition. We believe that you’re stronger as a team. The team size for Hack-in-the-West is 2-6 members per team. Most teams aim to have a mix of people with both design and developer skills.
  • Not to worry, most people don’t! We’ll have team formation events geared towards helping you find people to work with.
  • Definitely yes. We would be happy to host your first hackathon. Also there will be mentors from top tech company who will be present at the hackathon to guide you.
  • We can only accommodate you from 26st March, 16:00 pm to 29rd March, 13:00 pm at the venue.
  • A valid photo ID issue by your college, laptop, phone, chargers, spike guards, any stationery required, any sleeping equipment you might want.
  • Unfortunately, no. We may start reimbursements from the next edition. Stay tuned!
  • A panel of some of the biggest names in tech will evaluate hacks based on creativity, technical difficulty, design, and usefulness. New judges will be announced on a rolling basis on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter, so make sure to follow us!
  • Pretty much everything, from socializing with fellow hacker community to internship/job offers from the coolest tech companies. And yeah we'll have prizes for finalist teams and many other sponsored prizes.
  • Definitely yes! This would be a great opportunity to explore and learn something new!
  • Feel free to reach out at contact@hackinthewest.infor any doubts, queries or help.
  • No, there is no such provision.
  • 1) Mobile App Development.
    2) Web Development.