Happy Hacksgiving - an Enterprise Hackathon
Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 11:00 AM - Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 2:00 PM (PST)
San Francisco, CA
Come join us at Yammer's Happy Hacksgiving - a 24-hour competition dedicated to building innovative enterprise applications on the Yammer Platform!
This is your chance to compete with some of the best developers in the enterprise space. We'll provide a beautiful working space and plenty of snacks, drinks, and coffee. All you need to bring are your skills and creative ideas.
1355 Market Street, 3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
-Ravi Belani, Alcemist Accelerator (http://www.alchemistaccelerator.com/)
-Joseph Floyd, Emergence Capital (http://www.emcap.com/portfolio)
-Conrad Shang, Norwest Venture Partners (http://nvp.com/Portfolio.aspx#/current=true) -Pavan Tapadia (https://about.yammer.com/yammer-blog/author/pavan-tapadia/)
1st place prize: $5,000
2nd place prize: $1,000
Hackers Choice: Lumia 920 and a Jambox
Most Creative: Lumia 920 and a Jambox
Most Useful: Lumia 920 and a Jambox
Each entry will be given three minutes to demo. No Powerpoint slides please! We just want to see your creations. We will judge you on the following criteria:
- Integration: How well does the application leverage the Yammer API?
- Utilitiy: How well does the application solve a real problem for end-users?
- User Experience: How easy is the application to use?
- Innovation: How creative and unique is the submission?
Saturday, November 16th:
- 11am Welcome & API Stand Ups
- 12pm Hacking Begins!
- 1pm Lunch is served
- 6:30pm Dinner is served
- 10pm Midnight Snack
- 12am End (Yammer closed overnight)
Sunday, November 17th:
- 9am Doors Open
- 10:30am Hack Submissions Due
- 11am Presentations begin
- 1pm Awards, Celebration, & Send-off
We will be hosting a canned food drive in honor of our Hacksgiving theme. We are requesting that attendees bring in can(s) to be donated to the local food bank for the holiday season. Thank you!