All skill levels are welcome to be involved with this collaborative coding and hackathon event. Whether you program daily, or have never touched code, you can participate!
Please note that members of a team may be from different schools. You may also register as an individual and be assigned to a team. If your team registers with fewer than five people, a fifth member may be assigned to your team.
The Coding Challenge and Hackathon will take place on November 11, 2017 at the Howard County Library System Miller Branch (9421 Frederick Road, Ellicott City, MD 21042).
Middle School participants will compete from 8:30 am - 1:30 pm. Lunch and snacks provided.
High School and 18+ participants will compete from 8:30 am - 6pm. Lunch, dinner and snacks provided.
Registration for all age groups will close on Oct. 27th OR when the maximum number of participants have registered for each each group.
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This code of conduct serves to ensure that everybody who participates finds a cooperative and positive experience.
PRINCIPLES Do Not Harass OthersAny unwelcome behavior, verbal or physical, will not be tolerated.Respect the Opinion of OthersWe expect participants to respect the opinions and abilities of others. Team members should educate others and discuss information respectfully. We are all learning, so afford others—as well as yourself—room to grow.Fresh Code only - please do not bring in any existing code or work. We ask teams to work together to create a project from scratch. Empower, Experiment, and find a way for everyone to contributeBuild with your team - give full consideration to all ideas, even if they seem improbable at first. Experiment with new approaches, and don't be afraid to try something that might not work.