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      November 16, 2012 - November 17, 2012

      Friday   6:30 PM - Saturday 10:00 PM

      1280 Johnson Avenue
      San Jose, California 95129

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      #hackLynbrook - Lynbrook High School's first hackathon!



      #hackLynbrook is more than just your traditional hackathon. #hackLynbrook is a hackathon with a mission; to build technologies to help improve the education experience. Designers, developers, students and teachers will form teams in order to create the best hack to help students or teachers in 8 hours. Teams will go through 2 rounds of judging and the top 3 teams for each category (student tech and teacher tech) will get prizes!

      Register now! Space is limited!

      Who is eligible?

      • Developers & Designers (Professional, amateur, freelance, anyone who can code/design)
      • Students (Doesn't matter what school, FUHSD, Other districts, Private, Homeschool, Unschooled, College, University etc.)
      • Teachers (Doesn't matter what school)


      • 1st Place Team: Treehouse Accounts
      • 2nd Place Team: Khan Academy Tote-bags
      • 3rd Place Team: iTunes Gift Cards




      6:00 PM to 7:00 PM - Dinner and Mingling

      6:30 PM to 8:00 PM - Design Thinking Workshops

      8:00 PM to 8:45 PM - Keynote Presentation

      8:45 PM to 9:30 PM - Team Forming 



      8:00 AM to 9:00 AM - Breakfast

      9:00 AM - Hacking begins, Optional office hours

      12:00 PM - Lunch

      5:00 PM - Hacks are due

      5:00 PM to 5:45 PM Prelim Judging with Teacher and Student judges

      6:00 PM - Dinner

      7:30 PM - Top 6 teams present (5 mins each)

      8:15 PM - Awards

      8:30 PM  After Hack Mixer



      Teens in Tech blog post  



      Sponsors (Contact the even organizer if you are interested in sponsoring):






      What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

      Lynbrook has a very large parking lot. Parking after school hours and on the weekends is free. Please park in the parking lot and not on the streets

      Also we are close to a few VTA stops on Prospect Avenue.  

      What can/can't I bring to the event?

      You should bring 

      - yourself

      - a laptop and charger

      - your favorite text editor

      - something to take notes in (could be your laptop)


      You should not bring

      - Anything that is not normally allowed in schools

      - Your own startup/hack idea (brainstorming will take place in teams on the day of the event)


      Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

      Press the contact organizer button on the right side (over there ->)

      Type your message and I'll get back to you as soon as possible. 

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      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.
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