12 months ago

HackATL 2020 Finals Presentations, Winners, & Closing Ceremony

THANKS TO ALL for joining us on this weekend adventure! It has been absolutely incredible to see you take your ideas and turn them into ventures in just 48 hours - & while being all virtual!!! We wanted to take this time to formally congratulate the top 8 teams who made it to the final round: MindFull, Miokda (Datinerary), MedConnect, GrassPol, Hotlas, MealSpot, oXmosis, and Reimagining Stock Transfers Agents! Additionally, give a big round of applause to our overall top 3 winning teams:

1. oXmosis

2. MedConnect

3. Miokda (Datinerary)

In case you missed the finals, watch this link,…

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12 months ago

Congratulations to our finalists!

Hi everyone, thank you all for your incredible creations and pitches in the preliminary rounds! We've now officially announced our 8 finalist teams -- GrassPol, MedConnect, oXmosis, HOTLAS, Reimagining Stock Transfer Agents, Mindfull, MealSpot, and Miokda! :tada: Congratulations again to all of those teams! :tada: If you're interested in watching the final round, it will be on http://tinyurl.com/HackATLfinal starting at 2:00PM ET! We highly recommend you come watch, but if you're not interested, you are still free to participate in the rest of the Slack! Thank you all again and I hope you have enjoyed HackATL Day 3 so far!


12 months ago

FINALIST ANNOUNCEMENTS LINK

Hi everyone, congratulations on presenting! You all did incredibly well and we're so proud of all the incredible creations you've come up with, designed, coded, and financed in such a small amount of time! One last reminder: finalists will be revealed at 1:15PM ET using the following link - http://tinyurl.com/HackATLfinal. We strongly encourage you to attend as we will be going over key announcements for those advancing to the final round. Regardless of how you think your pitch went, everybody needs to come to this link so that we can start on time. 


12 months ago

Vital Pitching, Judging, and Special Awards Information

Hi participants! As you begin to finalize your presentations, practice your pitches, and register for time slots, we’d like to offer some information about how you should prepare for your HackATL pitch.

First, you’re going to want to make sure that Zoom screen share works for you. If you’re using a Mac, make sure you know the Apple ID that is registered on it (typically your username, but check your ‘accounts’ to make sure!). When you’re presenting, you need to want to pin the video of the timekeeper in your room and share your audio while screen-sharing, so make sure

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12 months ago

PRELIM SIGN-UPS NOW OPEN

Hi HackATL Participants,

PRELIM SIGN-UPS OPEN NOW!!! YOU HAVE FROM 10 PM - 2 AM ET TO CLAIM YOUR SPOT: https://tinyurl.com/HackATLPrelimSignUps - remember to sign up with "Team Number - Team Name" (ex: "Team #7 - HackATL") and DO NOT sign up unless you submitted an originality form to us

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


12 months ago

CRUCIAL Originality Form, Submission, and Pitch Information

Hi everyone! As we begin to near the end of Day 2 of HackATL, we'd like to offer you some reminders about crucial information regarding pitches and submissions. If you'd like to be considered for the competition, please pay attention to the following information:

Originality Forms:

Originality Forms are REQUIRED  in order to be able to submit a presentation on Devpost as well as sign up for a pitch time slot. Here is the link: http://tinyurl.com/HackATLoriginal. This is due by 8:00PM ET, but the sooner you submit, the sooner we can provide feedback and get back to you!

Submissions:

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12 months ago

Essential Tips, Tricks, and Resources

Hello participants, Welcome to HackATL 2020! We're only a few hours away from the start of the weekend, but, before we prepare to welcome you all, we'd like to send some crucial reminders about this weekend:

1) Read the comprehensive guide! It's essential to understanding the agenda, the competition rubric, and the structure of HackATL this year. It's pinned to the main page of the hackathon, but you can also access it at https://tinyurl.com/ComprehensiveGuidetoHackATL.

2) Although Entrepreneurship chats are not mandatory, we strongly urge you to take advantage of the incredible opportunity to speak to HackATL's mentors, judges, speakers,…

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12 months ago

Final call for submissions

There are only 3 days left to complete your submission for HackATL 2020.