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Saturday, October 12 • 8:00am - 6:00pm
Basketball Hack Day

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Basketball Hack Day @ BITCON is a one-day coding competition, also known as a hackathon or code fest, where basketball fans and tech enthusiasts come together and create simple basketball related apps, tools, sites, data visualizations, devices, and prototypes. The goal of the day is to bring creative tech minds into one room, and see what they can produce within a limited time.
As an offshoot from our partners at Baseball Hack Day, Basketball Hack Day will debut on Saturday October 12th at the 2019 Annual Blacks in Tech Conference, aslo referred to as BITCON. Taking place on Day 4 at the St. Paul Rivercentre in St. Paul, Minnesota. This event is based on the principal of the original the Hack Day Manifesto and will always be free to attend, thanks to our generous sponsors.

New to Hackdays? Have no fear!!!

There’ll be people of all skill levels and skill sets participating. Teams can be comprised of Basketball fans, high school and college students, front end- back end-full stack engineers, open source aficionados, hardware engineers, UI/UX designers, VR/AR gurus, Videographers, business minds, promoters, data analysts, Test Users, project managers, copywriters, marketing heads and pitch presenters. Come with your laptops, ideas, and open minds.

8:00 am – Team Registration and Sign Up, Networking and Breakfast
9:30am – Host Welcome
10:00am – Hackathon Begins
12:30pm – Lunch
1:30pm – Hackathon Continues
4:00pm – Hackathon End
4:30pm – Hackathon Demo & Pitch Competition
5:30 pm – Winners Announced
6:00pm – Event Concludes

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Jayton Harps

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Jayton Harps currently works for Northrop Grumman Corporation (NGC) in Rancho Bernardo as a Software Integration Engineer II. In his role, he serves as a developer and innovator to assist quality of service performance to meet multiple Unmanned Aircraft Vehicles Concepts of Operations... Read More →

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