Code4Play hackathon is a one day event where developers, designers, electronic engineers, musicians, educators and makers team up to build apps and connect products using hardware, software, electronic components, toys, music instruments, textiles, recyclable materials and…. a lot of creativity!
The event will focus on educational games: take the Internet of Things challenge and build new, disruptive and interconnected games for kids education.
Code4Play is an event co-organized by StartMiUp, Codemotion and Mikamai.
Your laptop and Mobile device, toys to hack.
What you find
People to collaborate with and form a team
A TinkerKit! Workshop Box with an Arduino Uno and an Arduino Yun for each team
Food & drinks
Programmers, makers, musicians, designers, educators, students, games freaks and/or nerds are all welcome.
9.00 Registration & breakfast
9.15 Hackathon intro: rules and tools
9.20 Present your idea and team up
10.00 Start to hack!
20.00 Pencil down: register to present your product
21.00 Pitch & prizes
22.00 Party Hard!!!
Drop us a line here: firstname.lastname@example.org
The winning team will have the possibility to launch a "full" campaign on the platform over a period of 30, 45 or 60 days with no commission cost by werealize.it
The campaign also includes support from the network companies of werealize.it for a first industrialization of the prototype launched with the campaign.
What happens during an Hackathon?
people have fun, share knowledge and learn new things.
To have a taste of what’s going on during an hackathon have a look here:
Hackathon for emergency management
Where wil the event take place?
The venue is the Mikamai office and coworking space: Via G. Venini 42 Milano
How do I get there?
Metro Pasteur (M1)
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Tram number 1
Wich material will be available for participants?
Participants will find Arduino kit, and some electronical components, 3D printers, cutters, toys and reciclable material. We will publish soon a detailed list of all materials and providers, stay tuned.
What shall I bring?
your laptop, multiplug, adaptor and anything that you need to make your laptop work!
Bring anything you think can be necessary or useful to make the best creation you can: rember, it’s a competition!
You will find some toys at the venue, but you can still bring your personal toys , this will be the best occasion to give them a new life!
Do I need to have my own team to participate?
As you wish: you can participate as a team or you can come on your own and you will find your collaborators at the venue. We suggest to team up with new people: the aim of the event is also to make people meet up and mingle.
Who is the event for?
Developers, designer, musicians, mentors, engeneers, students, makers, and all creative people.
Shall I be a professional to participate?
You don’t need any relevat skill to participate, you are welcome!