July 30 - Aug 1, 2021 • Virtual
Welcome to NeoHacks!
NeoHacks is a 48-hour hackathon taking place July 30 - Aug 1, 2021 where hundreds of students from around the world will come together virtually to learn new skills, meet new friends, and build awesome projects. We provide beginner-friendly workshops, mentorship, fun games, and more. The first day of the event will be a workshop-based learnathon where you will get a chance to gain new skills. The second day will be dedicated towards building a project with your team.
Where is this held?
Due to COVID-19, NeoHacks is completely virtual and will take place on Zoom and Discord.
What is a hackathon?
A hackathon is a great place to learn new skills, make new friends, and have fun. By the end of the hackathon, you will have turn in a project for feedback from judges.
Who is eligible to participate?
This hackathon is open to anyone regardless of their identity. We highly encourage beginners to participate!
How can I prepare for a hackathon?
No advanced preparation is necessary! We have workshops tailored to those who are new to coding and intro workshops to help beginner hackers.
What if I don't have a team?
There will be several team formation opportunities before and during the event. Although working with a team (of 1-4 hackers) is highly encouraged, you may choose to work alone.
Best Web App
Best Mobile App
Best Web App with Qoom Challenge
Intro to HTML/CSS
This workshop serves as an introduction to web development with HTML and CSS.
Hosted by Farhan Ashraf
Intro to Figma
Learn how to use Figma, a free design and prototyping software, to develop the UI for your project.
Hosted by Raghav Poddar
Intro to Git/GitHub
Learn the basics of Git and GitHub, a useful tool every developer should be familiar with. At the end of the workshop, you will be able to create your first pull request.
Hosted by Dmytro Budym
Intro to Next.js (React)
Learn the basics of Next.js, a React framework to build modern, dynamic websites.
Hosted by Sam Poder
Attend the Expansion 101 Workshop to learn about Galicia's tips for team formation and project brainstorming session to find a team and project that inspires you to build something great.
Hosted by Galicia Gordon
Intro to Python
This workshop serves as a basic introduction to python, a powerful, general-purpose programming language with a diverse range of applications.
Hosted by Rebecca Wang
Intro to AI & ML
This workshop will cover the basics of AI / Machine Learning focusing on machine learning models. After this workshop, you will be able to create a machine learning model to make a prediction.
Hosted by Shafin Haque
Intro to App Dev
The workshop is going to be a gentle introduction into MIT App Inventor. By the end, attendees will have developed a simple app and have set up an emulator to test apps in the future.
Hosted by Kunal Jain
Intro to Machine Learning w/ Kobra
Learn the basics of ML using Kobra, a visual programming language for machine learning. By the end, you will be able to build and deploy your own model with Kobra.
Hosted by Benjamin Smith & Pranav Teegavarapu
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