Theta

Hacks I

January 15-18, 2021

Register by January 10th

Digital

About


"I think it is possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary."
-Elon Musk

Here at ThetaHacks, we believe that everyone has the potential to be exceptional. We want to help you fulfill that potential by providing you with the resources and opportunity to innovate and create something that could change the world. To do this, we have a variety of workshops and guest speakers to assist and inspire you, as well as cool prizes!


Schedule

Due to the recent delay (to January), this schedule is tentative.


Saturday
Time Event
9:00 AM Check In
10:00 AM Opening, Hacking Begins
11:00 AM Team Mixer
1:15 PM Workshop (EchoAR)
4:30 PM Workshop (Linux Ricing)
9:30 PM Minecraft Hunger Games :)

Additional Info


Free Swag

  • Discord merch pack
  • Business tier plan on EchoAR
  • Wolfram|One platform access and prizes
  • Repl.it Hacker Plan
  • ProductHunt Stickers and Shirts
  • Linode Stickers
  • 90 Day Access to Balsamiq Cloud
  • Free Pro upgrades on Taskade
  • Free web hosting from Cynderhost
  • ...and more!

Prizes

  • 1st -> $200
  • 2nd -> $100
  • 3rd -> $70
  • Best EchoAR Project -> EchoAR Business Access + Gift Card
  • Best Wolfram API Project -> Wolfram Pro (worth $200+)
  • Best Environmental Hack -> 4x HyperX Keyboard
  • Best Beginner Hack -> 4x Google Home Mini

Workshops & Events

  • EchoAR Workshop (Time TBD)
  • Linux Ricing Workshop (Time TBD)
  • Web Design Workshop (Time TBD)
  • Intro to CAD (Time TBD)
  • Minecraft Hunger Games (9:30 PM)
  • Among Us Tournament (11:00 PM)
  • Scribbl.io Tournament (1:30 AM)

FAQ


What is ThetaHacks?

ThetaHacks is a 24 hour event where students from all over the world can come together to make something together, whether software or hardware!

Who can participate?

Anyone in high school can join! If you've graduated already, consider becoming a mentor! If you are in middle school, email us for details.

Do I need to form a team?

You may form a team with up to 4 members! If you would like to go solo, thats perfectly fine too.

Does this cost money?

Nope. ThetaHacks is free, and always will be! Everything from swag to workshops is covered for all participants.

What if I can't code?

If you can't code, thats totally not a problem! We will be hosting workshops so you can learn, so please join us.

What should I bring?

Make sure you have a computer handy! Other than that, just sign the waiver (details soon).

Where do I get more information?

We will be posting a DevPost link soon with all the technical details. We plan to have some pretty epic prizes, so bring your best ideas!

I have another question!

Great, we're always open to questions! Feel free to contact us at hello@thetahacks.tech!

What is ThetaHacks?

ThetaHacks is a 24 hour event where students from all over the world can come together to make something together, whether software or hardware!

Who can participate?

Anyone in high school can join! If you've graduated already, consider becoming a mentor! If you are in middle school, email us for details.

How do I form a team? Do I need a team?

You may form a team with up to 4 members! If you would like to go solo, thats perfectly fine too.

Does this cost money?

Nope. ThetaHacks is free, and always will be! Everything from swag to workshops is covered for all participants.

What if I can't code?

If you can't code, thats totally not a problem! We will be hosting workshops so you can learn, so please join us.

What should I bring?

Make sure you have a computer handy! Other than that, just sign the waiver (details soon).

What are the prizes? Rules? Code of Conduct?

We will be posting a DevPost link soon with all the technical details. We plan to have some pretty epic prizes, so bring your best ideas!

I have another question!

Great! Feel free to contact us here.

Sponsors


Interested in sponsoring us? Read the Sponsorship Prospectus and shoot us an email!

Speakers


panelist
Ivy Xu
Tech and Entrepreneurship
panelist
Gilles-Arnaud Bleu-Lainé
TBD
panelist
Speaker Name

Our Team


organizer
Rohan Bansal

Sponsorships Director

organizer
Anshul Gupta

Logistics Director

organizer
Andy Li

Tech Director

organizer
Rigel Arana Fantozzi

Logistics

organizer
Yixuan Qiao

Tech

organizer
Aanika Jain

Sponsorships

organizer
Adarsh Krishnan

Design