UNI VIRTUAL REALITY HACKATHON

IDEATE. LEARN. CREATE.

September 22nd – 24th 2017

UNSW, Michael Crouch Innovation Centre

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2017’s Theme: Virtual Reality in Education

UNIVRHACK is the first ever university virtual reality hackathon in Australia. Over the course of three days, students will form groups, learn and create a virtual experience alongside a mentor experienced in the field.

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THE SCHEDULE

Networking and Registration

18:00

VR Hackathon Topic Presentation and Mentors Introduction

19:00

Team Formation and Registration

19:30

Adjourn

21:00

Hackathon Begins & Morning Announcements

9:00

Lunch

1:00

Group Update

17:30

Dinner

18:00

Adjourn

22:00

Hackathon Resumes & Morning Announcements

9:00

Lunch

12:00

Hacking Concludes/Team Presentations & Judging

16:00

Winner Announcements

17:15

Door Close

18:00

WHAT TO EXPECT

Develop

Work to solve how Virtual Reality experiences can be applied in the education industry

Mentors

We’re honoured to have amazing mentors that will be helping the teams to create their Virtual Reality Experience.

Collaboration

Team up with students and professionals of different backgrounds

Prizes

Collect freebies on your way to the prize pool!

Venue

Michael Crouch Innovation Centre, Gate 2 Avenue, Kensington NSW 2033

Frequently Asked Questions
Team Size

4 to 5 participants per team. Those who enter alone can look for a team on Friday

Virtual Reality Equipment

VR sets and computers will be available during the hackathon

Who can compete at UNIVRHACK

All open to university students in ANZ.

What should I bring?

Bring your laptop, notebooks and pens.

Can I bring alcohol or smoke?

No. The event is strictly non-alcoholic and non-smoking event.

Do I have to stay overnight?

You are not required to stay overnight.

Can we work on our idea beforehand?

No. You can research any ideas and concepts before the competition begins

I don’t know how to build VR?

Your teammates and mentors are there with you to build Virtual Reality application

Is there a Code of Conduct?

Yes, there is a code of conduct. UNIVRHACK follows “The Hack Code of Conduct”. This applies to all attendees, sponsors, partners, volunteers and staff. You can view the code of conduct here.

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ADDRESS

Michael Crouch Innovation Centre

Gate 2 Avenue, Kensington

NSW, 2033

Friday 18:00 – Sunday 15:00

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CONTACT

seiya@v-kaiwa.com

+61 421 867 732

Catalyst in Residence at MCIC

 

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