Hack-a-week is one of the pre-events being organized by LOCUS as a means to bring together developers, programmers and tech-enthusiasts and stimulate them to get involved in a competitive and innovative challenge. Hack-a-week aspires to become a hub to amass large number of enthusiasts coming from different disciplines working together to come up with impactful solutions in raging issues. It is a week long event in which a number of innovative participants engage in teams of collaboration to fashion out some product in forms of software development, business modeling and ambitious marketing campaign, which revolves around one of the three themes.
Art and culture establishes and distinguishes identity of a person, community and nation as a whole. All you need is to express it in a form of technology that could be mobile apps, games, wearables,etc.
Entertainment is the most sought category in any application market. Here, focus on applications ranging from immersive games to educational apps revolving around entertainment.
Social Impact is the effect of an activity on the social fabric of the community and the well-being of the individuals. Come up with ideas for better opportunities and availability, and a better society.
Teams start coding.
Technical mentors to guide the contestants on technical problems. Teams sprint the development of their product and start preparing final presentation.
Keynote Speaker Sessions
Teams learn presentation and business skills!
|Social Impact||Secure Immigration|
|Games and Entertainment||Survival Shooter (VR)|