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ChainPORT Hackathon - USC Marshall Global Supply Chain Mgmt

North of 41

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 5:00 PM - Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 5:00 PM (PDT)

ChainPORT Hackathon - USC Marshall Global Supply Chain...

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Hackathon Observer Ended Free  
Developer Ended Free  
Designer Ended Free  
Idea Person/Business Development Ended Free  

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3rd Annual USC Marshall Global Supply Chain Management Hackathon


BACKGROUND: The USC Marshall Global Supply Chain Management  is hosting the 3rd Annual Supply Chain Hackathon as part of the ChainPORT Hack in Los Angeles. Participants will form teams to develop a software solution over a 24 hour period.

FORMAT: Teams of participants will select a software-based challenge related to the ports and shipping industry to solve over a 24-hour period. Each team will consist of developers, designers, data analysts and other professionals who will work together to compete for cash and prizes. The finalists will present their winning solutions in front of a panel of judges and their peers.  Teams will be tasked to create a demo of their solution that will solve one of 3 identified problem sets. 

PROBLEMS TO SOLVE: To develop the most cost effective, user friendly information sharing technologies for the problem areas. 

1) Document Processing & Data Flow: decrease document and data bottlenecks

2) Interport: data sharing between two or more world ports

3) Safety & Security: how to optimize the movement of goods while maximizing secure protocols

PRIZES:

1st Place Team: $2500

2nd Place Team: $1000

3rd Place Team: $500

 

For more information email: center.gscm@marshall.usc.edu or musson@northof41.org 

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When & Where


USC - AT&T Center
1150 South Olive Street/1149 S. Hill Street
Garden Level Cafeteria (Basement)
Los Angeles, CA 90015

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 5:00 PM - Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 5:00 PM (PDT)


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