The Daedarus’ Hack by Microsoft Student Ambassadors Community at KIIT being held from August 13 to 15.
About MSAC and MSA
MSAC and MSA, are both teams of some of the most talented students on the campus, where the students strive to learn, explore, and evolve together amicably to make a difference and be a force for good.
What is a Hackathon?
A hackathon, also known as a codefest, is a social coding event that brings computer programmers and other interested people together to improve upon or build a new software program. The word hackathon is a portmanteau of the words hacker, which means clever programmer, and marathon, an event marked by endurance.
About Daedarus’ Hack
With Daedarus’s Hack, they give the participants a chance to create their own labyrinth of ideas, and use it to entrap their desired project and help promote sustainable development for the greater good.
A home stitched Hackathon organized in collaboration with MSA & MSAC from KIIT University. A thrilling Hackathon that is aimed at including everyone from the community.
The event will be conducted in the course of three days from 13th to 15th of August. It will consist of various tracks such as Green Tech, Diversity and Inclusion, Open Innovation and Healthcare Tech.
The aim of this event, is to connect talented students with esteemed organisations and provide them with good opportunities and lots of exposure and experience.
- Code for Cause
- KIIT Kaksha (YouTube Partner)
- Hackclub VIT B
Judges and Mentors
- Aanchal Mishra
- Bhargav Joshi
- Sarah Williams
- Jen Looper
- Aman Mittal
- Rishit Dagli
- Ronak Sahuja
- Anna Godfrey
- Sandeep Singh
- Pratyush Agarwal
- Rajatav Dutta
Speakers for the Event
- Arkodyuti Saha: Developer Relations (Edu) at GitHub India
- Aashish Barnwal: SDE II at Amazon Vancouver, Canada
- Logan Kilpatrick: Applied Machine Learning Engineer at Apple US
- Caroline McGuinness: Founder of Empowering Leading Women, Australia
- Abhishek Kumar: Google Summer Of Code Mentor at Jboss
- Pratyush Agarwal: Founder & CEO at CodeAsylums, Bangalore, India
- Prithvi Raj: Open Source Community Manager at ChaosNative
- Shashank Shekhar: Associate Data Scientist at Celebal Technologies
- Praveen K. Purushothaman: Lead Consultant – Technology at Virtusa, UK
- Saumyajit Maity: Content Creator and YouTuber: Pixel Samy (120k+)
All the submissions are to be made on the same platform where you registered, that is to say, all submissions shall be made to Devpost. To be eligible for judging, you have to make the submission before the event ends.
There is no registration fee for this event.
The event will be held in the course of three days from 13th of August (9:00 PM) to 15th of August (12:00 PM),2021.
Why Should You Participate?
Hackathons are a great way to analyze problem solving skills in a limited amount of time. It creates a requirement to think fast, work smartly and focus on key elements.
It is the best platform to meet like-minded people, learn diverse tech skills, and enhance soft skills. Participants can learn new technology or tools while polishing up their communication, presentation, collaborative, and team-player skills that will increase the authentication of resumes.
Who Can Participate?
This hackathon is for all the enthusiastic people out there. You can participate even if you have graduated or are still in school, provided you are aged 18 years or above.
How to Register?
To register for this event, visit the website of Daedarus’ Hack.
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