AT&T Mobile App Hackathon - Portland - IOT
- Science & Technology
- Portland State Business Accelerator, Portland Oregon
Have an app idea or need an app built for your business?
This AT&T Mobile App Hackathon is an event produced by the AT&T Developer Program in coordination with ESENEM and located at the UM Life Sciences & Technology Park in a venue generously donated by RightSpace2Meet. We will have technical support provided by awesome senseis including from our friends at the South Florida Android Group and Miami Ruby Brigade. Our hackathon is designed for attendees (technical & non-technical) to build apps/mobile apps, get fed, compete for prizes across different categories and most importantly: meet new people and scout for teammates to work on new or current projects. Our hackathon will introduce you to the latest cutting edge tools to help deploy your own app with a website backend, fully hosted in the cloud.
We Supply: Quick presentations and code samples that help to bootstrap your hacking, food to keep you going, and caffeine to keep you awake. Along with technical senseis to assist you in building faster, smarter, and with new tools.
You Bring: Your laptop, skills & ideas. Come with a collaborative, team focused mindset and/or team up in advance on Twitter/Facebook/Google+ via the #atthack hashtag. Whether you are a backend person and code in Ruby/PHP/.NET or are a designer and only work with Illustrator, you are invited to attend this event. Every group needs a good balance of talent and your development skills are needed!
Event Schedule. The following is a list of the weekends agenda:
Windows Azure Challenge. At Microsoft, we're motivated and inspired every day by how our customers use our software to find creative solutions to business problems,develop breakthrough ideas, and stay connected to what's most important to them. Windows Azure is an open cloud platform that enables developers to quickly build, deploy and manage applications across a globalnetwork of Microsoft-managed datacenters. Mobile Services allows developers to quickly add a scalable and secure backend hosted in the Windows Azure cloud to an iOS, Windows Store, or Windows Phone 8 app. Learn more at www.windowsazure.com/mobile.
Prizes. The following prizes are experiential and geared towards accelerating you towards a successful business as well as expanding your network and industry knowledge:
*Please see official rules for full details
Judging Criteria. Apps will be judged based on the criteria below and weighted accordingly.
|Alex Donn, Senior Marketing Manager at AT&T, is based out of sunny Seattle! His passion is educating developers young and old about mobile application development best practices through events like hackathons that fuse the collective interests of multiple technology and business leaders. He loves bacon and is allergic to all types of gluten.||Milana V. Kuznetsova, CEO at ESENEM and a lawyer, is an experienced law practice management and technology entrepreneur leading ESENEM's Xibid to be the trend-setter for seamless mobile practice for legal professionals. She is also a frequent lecturer and published authority, advising on law practice management, technology, and ethical considerations.
|Demian Borba has more than 13 years of experience with technology, interactive media, design, business and training. He has worked as one of the Adobe Community Professionals organizing Adobe Camp Brasil and also as a professor at UC San Diego, teaching UI Design and Programming classes for Design and Computer Science students. Before joining Research in Motion, he ran Action Creations, an interactive agency based in San Diego with clients including Oakley, 20th Century Fox, World Tour of Surfing, Nike, Callaway Golf and more. Demian is also the reigning champion from the AT&T Summit Mobile App Hackathon, in Las Vegas, USA (details here).||Alex Gaber, is an API Evangelist for Layer 7 Technologies a company that manages over 200 APIs spanning business and government. Starting as a web developer 15 years ago, Alex grew up in Silicon Valley and is an active member in the hackathon and developer community. He has a passion for building web and mobile applications that integrate numerous APIs and ideas to create innovative and unique solutions.|
|Carolina Rendeiro, the CEO and Owner at Right Space Management, Inc, specializes in strategic consulting, such as business plan and sales strategy development. She trains, consults, and owns independent business centers in 18 countries.||Jason Allor is the Principal Development Manager for Windows Azure Mobile Services. He’s has been nerding it up at Microsoft since the days of Windows 95, though he probably won’t admit it. Follow him at @jasonallor.|
|Mike Cuesta, the Director of Design & Community at CareCloud, was formerly the Senior Designer & Webmaster at Avisena, where he grew the online marketing, branding, and product management that directly contributed to a 62% year-over-year increase from 2007 to 2008. His passion for user experience has garnered multiple awards and recognition.||Timothy Clem, a developer at GitHub, was formerly a Director at Blue Dot Solutions, Inc. His specialities consist of software and user experience design, mobility, robotics, human interaction with technology, and real time computing and control systems.|
|Bryce Kerley is a Developer Advocate at Basho, is a highly skilled Rails developer. Prior to joining Basho, he worked as an independent Rails developer, consulting on everything from AJAZ to ZFS.||Nelson Melo is a Software Developer and Founder of CodeModLabs LLC, a software consulting firm in Miami, FL. Nelson has been coding in a mixture of Python & Java for AppEngine and Android since 2008, and working on the web and mobile spaces for more than 10 years. He also organizes the South Florida Google Developers Group.|
|Leonardo Correa is a recent FIU graduate in Computer Science that has extensive experience with Java and Ruby on Rails. He is currently a Ruby on Rails developer for Citrix and is a founder and backend developer of Unboxed Labs, a company that develops mobile and web applications with ROR backends.||Andrej Kostresevic has over 10 years of development experience, and has developed apps that have over 10M downloads. He organizes the Miami Lean Startup Circle and the South Florida Android Developers. He is currently busy running the New Frontier Nomads, a mobile development company focused on helping startups launch innovative mobile products.|
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