Georgia Southern will host it’s first hackathon on February 28 and 29, 2020. The event will take place in the IT Building on the Statesboro Campus. Check-in starts at 5:00 p.m. on Friday and the Closing Ceremony starts at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday.
Activities, workshops, and competitions are designed for a range of skill sets and levels from novice to advance. Participants do not need to have a background in coding or networking to have a great time. There is event swag and sponsors have provide fantastic prizes.
For more information on Southern Hacks, go to the web site.
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